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John Baker

John Baker

About John Baker

Born in 1972 in Cork, Ireland, John Baker obtained a BA in Modern Languages and Business Studies from the University College Cork, Ireland. He joined JP Morgan in 1994 as an investment administrator and went on to become portfolio manager from 1995 to 1999. He is currently vice president and portfolio manager within the European Equity Group High Alpha Team. His investment strategy is bottom up, best of value or best of growth of the fund. He enjoys horseracing as means of relaxing when he is not working.

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Citywire Rating: AA rated

2007

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

2008

  • JRated AAA in Jan 2008
  • FRated AAA 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
  • ORated A in Oct 2008
  • NRated A in Nov 2008
  • DRated A in Dec 2008

2009

  • JRated A in Jan 2009
  • FRated A 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
  • ONot rated in Oct 2011
  • NNot rated in Nov 2011
  • DNot rated in Dec 2011

2012

  • JNot rated in Jan 2012
  • FNot rated in Feb 2012
  • MNot rated in Mar 2012
  • ANot rated in Apr 2012
  • MNot rated in May 2012
  • JNot rated in Jun 2012
  • JNot rated in Jul 2012
  • ANot rated in Aug 2012
  • SNot rated in Sep 2012
  • ONot rated in Oct 2012
  • NNot rated in Nov 2012
  • DNot rated in Dec 2012

2013

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

2014

  • JRated AA in Jan 2014
  • FRated AA in Feb 2014
  • MRated AAA in Mar 2014
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2014
  • MRated AA in May 2014
  • JRated AA in Jun 2014
  • JRated AA in Jul 2014
  • ARated AA in Aug 2014
  • SRated AA in Sep 2014
  • ORated AA in Oct 2014

Performance

over : 30/09/2013 - 30/09/2014
Rank 18/80 Equity - Europe
Manager Return
16 Richard Halle 7.0%
17 Ian Kelly 6.9%
18 John Baker 6.9%
18 Jonathan Ingram 6.9%
18 Anis Lahlou-Abid 6.9%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 -2.6% 3.3% -2.9% -2.8%
2013 35.8% 12.5% 2.4% 7.5% 9.7%
2012 19.9% 10.8% -6.5% 4.9% 10.4%
2011 -15.2% 0.9% 2.1% -21.7% 5.1%
2010 11.7% 6.8% -15.9% 14.0% 9.0%
2009 -0.2% -0.2%

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