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James Thomson

James Thomson

About James Thomson

James Thomson holds a BA in French Area Studies from the University of Cornell; an unlikely qualification for a prospective fund manager. However, shortly after graduating in October 2000 he joined Rathbones where in May 2001, he was appointed as assistant on the then new Global Opportunities mandate. A little more than two years later Thomson was co-managing the portfolio with Julian Chillingworth and in July 2005 became the sole manager. Along with holding benchmark qualifications like the Investment Management Certificate (IMC), he also has a Securities Institute Diploma to his name. Further to this he is a Fellow of the Securities Institute and in November 2006 became a member of the Rathbone Unit Trust Management Ltd board. His current position is a far cry from his beginnings at one of the empire's last remaining colonies, Bermuda. Whilst he has followed many of his compatriots through being educated in the States and working in England, he hasn’t completely abandoned his island origins and still rides a moped to work.

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Citywire Rating: Not Rated

2006

  • SRated AA in Sep 2006
  • ORated AA in Oct 2006
  • NRated AA in Nov 2006
  • DRated A in Dec 2006

2007

  • JRated A in Jan 2007
  • FRated AA in Feb 2007
  • MRated AA in Mar 2007
  • ARated AA in Apr 2007
  • MRated AAA in May 2007
  • JRated AA in Jun 2007
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2007
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2007
  • SRated AAA in Sep 2007
  • ORated AAA in Oct 2007
  • NRated AAA in Nov 2007
  • DRated AA in Dec 2007

2008

  • JRated AAA in Jan 2008
  • FRated AA in Feb 2008
  • MRated AA in Mar 2008
  • ARated AA in Apr 2008
  • MRated AA in May 2008
  • JRated AA in Jun 2008
  • JRated AA in Jul 2008
  • ARated AA in Aug 2008
  • SRated A in Sep 2008
  • ONot rated in Oct 2008
  • NRated A in Nov 2008
  • DNot rated in Dec 2008

2009

  • JNot rated in Jan 2009
  • FNot rated in Feb 2009
  • MNot rated in Mar 2009
  • ANot rated in Apr 2009
  • MNot rated in May 2009
  • JNot rated in Jun 2009
  • JNot rated in Jul 2009
  • ANot rated in Aug 2009
  • SNot rated in Sep 2009
  • ONot rated in Oct 2009
  • NNot rated in Nov 2009
  • DNot rated in Dec 2009

2010

  • JNot rated in Jan 2010
  • FNot rated in Feb 2010
  • MNot rated in Mar 2010
  • ANot rated in Apr 2010
  • MNot rated in May 2010
  • JNot rated in Jun 2010
  • JNot rated in Jul 2010
  • ANot rated in Aug 2010
  • SNot rated in Sep 2010
  • ONot rated in Oct 2010
  • NNot rated in Nov 2010
  • DNot rated in Dec 2010

2011

  • JNot rated in Jan 2011
  • FNot rated in Feb 2011
  • MNot rated in Mar 2011
  • ANot rated in Apr 2011
  • MNot rated in May 2011
  • JNot rated in Jun 2011
  • JNot rated in Jul 2011
  • ANot rated in Aug 2011
  • SNot rated in Sep 2011
  • ORated A in Oct 2011
  • NRated AA in Nov 2011
  • DRated AA in Dec 2011

2012

  • JRated AA in Jan 2012
  • FRated A in Feb 2012
  • MRated A in Mar 2012
  • ARated A in Apr 2012
  • MRated A in May 2012
  • JRated A in Jun 2012
  • JNot rated in Jul 2012
  • ARated A in Aug 2012
  • SRated A in Sep 2012
  • ORated A in Oct 2012
  • NRated A in Nov 2012
  • DRated A in Dec 2012

2013

  • JRated A in Jan 2013
  • FRated A in Feb 2013
  • MRated A in Mar 2013
  • ARated A in Apr 2013
  • MNot rated in May 2013
  • JNot rated in Jun 2013
  • JNot rated in Jul 2013
  • ANot rated in Aug 2013
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2013
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2013
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2013
  • DNot rated in Dec 2013

2014

  • JRated Plus in Jan 2014
  • FRated A in Feb 2014
  • MRated A in Mar 2014
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2014
  • MNot rated in May 2014
  • JNot rated in Jun 2014
  • JNot rated in Jul 2014
  • ANot rated in Aug 2014

Performance

Equity - Global Equities
over : 31/07/2013 - 31/07/2014
Manager Return
137 Purav A. Jhaveri 3.1%
137 Stephen Dover 3.1%
139 James Thomson 3.1%
140 David Williams 3.0%
141 Jon D. Bosse 3.0%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/07/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 -2.0% -0.8% -0.4% -0.9%
2013 26.1% 12.1% 0.6% 5.0% 6.5%
2012 9.5% 8.6% -4.8% 3.5% 2.4%
2011 -4.7% 1.9% 1.1% -10.9% 3.7%
2010 26.6% 9.5% -6.5% 10.7% 11.7%
2009 15.8% 11.7% 3.7%

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in GBP)..
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