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Kevin Doran

Kevin Doran

About Kevin Doran

Kevin Doran is one of the growing ranks of managers who have come to fund management having studied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics at university. Having used these skills to design and develop the statistical framework used in the management of the IFDS Brown Shipley (formerly Solus) MultiManager range, Doran now uses both macroeconomic and credit specific analysis for his main retail vehicle, the IFDS Brown Shipley Sterling Bond fund. A Liverpudlian educated at his home town university, he has worked for Brown Shipley during his time as a fund manager.

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Citywire Rating: A rated

2003

  • NRated AA in Nov 2003
  • DRated AA in Dec 2003

2004

  • JRated AA in Jan 2004
  • FRated AA in Feb 2004
  • MRated AA in Mar 2004
  • ARated A in Apr 2004
  • MRated A in May 2004
  • JNot rated in Jun 2004
  • JNot rated in Jul 2004
  • ANot rated in Aug 2004
  • SNot rated in Sep 2004
  • ONot rated in Oct 2004
  • NNot rated in Nov 2004
  • DNot rated in Dec 2004

2005

  • JNot rated in Jan 2005
  • FNot rated in Feb 2005
  • MNot rated in Mar 2005
  • ANot rated in Apr 2005
  • MNot rated in May 2005
  • JNot rated in Jun 2005
  • JNot rated in Jul 2005
  • ANot rated in Aug 2005
  • SNot rated in Sep 2005
  • ONot rated in Oct 2005
  • NNot rated in Nov 2005
  • DNot rated in Dec 2005

2006

  • JNot rated in Jan 2006
  • FNot rated in Feb 2006
  • MNot rated in Mar 2006
  • ANot rated in Apr 2006
  • MNot rated in May 2006
  • JNot rated in Jun 2006
  • JNot rated in Jul 2006
  • ANot rated in Aug 2006
  • SNot rated in Sep 2006
  • ONot rated in Oct 2006
  • NNot rated in Nov 2006
  • DNot rated in Dec 2006

2007

  • JNot rated in Jan 2007
  • FNot rated in Feb 2007
  • MNot rated in Mar 2007
  • ANot rated in Apr 2007
  • MNot rated in May 2007
  • JNot rated in Jun 2007
  • JRated A in Jul 2007
  • ANot rated in Aug 2007
  • SNot rated in Sep 2007
  • ONot rated in Oct 2007
  • NNot rated in Nov 2007
  • DNot rated in Dec 2007

2008

  • JNot rated in Jan 2008
  • FNot rated in Feb 2008
  • MNot rated in Mar 2008
  • ANot rated in Apr 2008
  • MNot rated in May 2008
  • JNot rated in Jun 2008
  • JNot rated in Jul 2008
  • ANot rated in Aug 2008
  • SNot rated in Sep 2008
  • ONot rated in Oct 2008
  • NNot rated in Nov 2008
  • DNot rated in Dec 2008

2009

  • JNot rated in Jan 2009
  • FNot rated in Feb 2009
  • MNot rated in Mar 2009
  • ARated A in Apr 2009
  • MNot rated in May 2009
  • JRated A in Jun 2009
  • JRated A in Jul 2009
  • ARated A in Aug 2009
  • SRated A in Sep 2009
  • ORated A in Oct 2009
  • NRated A in Nov 2009
  • DRated A in Dec 2009

2010

  • JRated AA in Jan 2010
  • FRated AA in Feb 2010
  • MRated AA in Mar 2010
  • ARated A in Apr 2010
  • MRated A in May 2010
  • JRated A 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
  • FNot rated in Feb 2013
  • MNot rated in Mar 2013
  • ANot rated 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
  • ONot rated in Oct 2013
  • NNot rated in Nov 2013
  • DNot rated in Dec 2013

2014

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

Performance

Bonds - Sterling Corporate Bond
over : 31/07/2013 - 31/07/2014

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/07/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 4.9% 2.5% 2.0% 0.3%
2013 8.2% 2.8% -0.7% 3.3% 2.7%
2012 17.7% 4.7% -0.1% 7.2% 4.9%
2011 -1.5% 2.0% 0.3% -4.6% 0.9%
2010 5.3% 5.2% -2.1% 3.0% -0.7%
2009 11.1% 7.1% 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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