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Leigh Harrison

Leigh Harrison

About Leigh Harrison

Leigh Harrison adopts a bottom-up approach to stockpicking. A member of the Securities Institute, Harrison graduated from Nottingham University with a BA in Geography in 1980 and went on to complete an MSC in Surveying and Photogrammetry at University College, London, a year later. Harrison's first financial post was with stockbroker Rowan Dartington. Two years later he joined Hill Samuel, where he spent 12 years managing a wide range of UK equity portfolios, including financial, growth, income and smaller companies. He was a director of institutional investment at Hill Samuel when he moved to Sun Life of Canada in 1994 to head the group's UK equity team prior to the firm's acquisition by Credit Suisse (CSAM) in 2001. Harrison joined Threadneedle in 2005 and now heads their UK retail investment division. He took charge of the Threadneedle UK Equity Income fund in February 2006.

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Citywire Rating: AA rated

2002

  • SRated AAA in Sep 2002
  • ORated AA in Oct 2002
  • NRated A in Nov 2002
  • DRated A in Dec 2002

2003

  • JRated A in Jan 2003
  • FRated A in Feb 2003
  • MRated A in Mar 2003
  • ARated A in Apr 2003
  • MRated A in May 2003
  • JRated A in Jun 2003
  • JRated A in Jul 2003
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2003
  • SRated AAA in Sep 2003
  • ORated AAA in Oct 2003
  • NRated AAA in Nov 2003
  • DRated AAA in Dec 2003

2004

  • JRated AAA in Jan 2004
  • FRated AAA in Feb 2004
  • MRated AA in Mar 2004
  • ARated AA in Apr 2004
  • MRated AA in May 2004
  • JRated AA 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
  • FRated A in Feb 2005
  • MNot rated in Mar 2005
  • ARated A in Apr 2005
  • MRated A in May 2005
  • JRated A 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

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

2008

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

2009

  • JRated AA in Jan 2009
  • FRated AA in Feb 2009
  • MRated AA in Mar 2009
  • ARated AA in Apr 2009
  • MRated AA in May 2009
  • JRated AA in Jun 2009
  • JRated AA 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 A in Jan 2010
  • FRated A in Feb 2010
  • MNot rated in Mar 2010
  • ARated A in Apr 2010
  • MRated A in May 2010
  • JRated A in Jun 2010
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2010
  • ARated AA in Aug 2010
  • SRated AA in Sep 2010
  • ORated AA in Oct 2010
  • NRated AA in Nov 2010
  • DRated A in Dec 2010

2011

  • JRated A in Jan 2011
  • FRated A in Feb 2011
  • MNot rated in Mar 2011
  • ARated A in Apr 2011
  • MRated A in May 2011
  • JRated A in Jun 2011
  • JRated A in Jul 2011
  • ARated A in Aug 2011
  • SRated A in Sep 2011
  • ORated A in Oct 2011
  • NRated A 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
  • MRated A in May 2012
  • JNot rated 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 AA in Dec 2012

2013

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

2014

  • JRated AA in Jan 2014
  • FRated AAA in Feb 2014
  • MRated AAA in Mar 2014
  • ARated AA 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

Performance

Equity - UK Equity Income
over : 31/08/2011 - 31/08/2014
Manager Return
13 Mark Barnett 71.0%
14 Matthew Hudson 67.7%
15 Richard Colwell 67.2%
15 Leigh Harrison 67.2%
17 Andrew Jones 65.7%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/08/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 5.1% 1.3% 2.6% 1.2%
2013 30.1% 10.8% 2.8% 7.8% 6.0%
2012 17.3% 7.7% -1.4% 6.7% 3.5%
2011 1.6% 2.2% 3.4% -10.1% 6.8%
2010 16.6% 6.1% -8.6% 11.3% 8.1%
2009 6.2% 4.7% 1.4%

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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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