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Mark Martin

Mark Martin

About Mark Martin

Mark Martin was born in Edinburgh in 1979. He read Classics at Oxford University and began his career in the legal profession at Allen & Overy in 2000. He worked there as a solicitor until 2008 before joining Neptune where he is a UK equity fund manager. Mark employs a ‘growth at a reasonable price’ investment strategy within his small and mid-cap universe, focusing on growth, defensive growth, cyclical growth and value stocks. He incorporates a top-down view into the portfolio without the tactical use of cash or derivatives. Mark holds the IMC designation and has completed CFA levels 1 and 2. Outside work he enjoys playing golf and tennis.

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Funds Managed
  1. Neptune UK Mid Cap

Citywire Rating: AA rated

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
  • MRated A in May 2012
  • JRated A in Jun 2012
  • JRated AA in Jul 2012
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2012
  • SRated AA in Sep 2012
  • ORated AAA in Oct 2012
  • NRated AAA in Nov 2012
  • DRated AAA in Dec 2012

2013

  • JRated AAA in Jan 2013
  • FRated AAA in Feb 2013
  • MRated AAA in Mar 2013
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2013
  • MRated AAA in May 2013
  • JRated AA in Jun 2013
  • JRated AA in Jul 2013
  • ARated AA 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 AA in Mar 2014
  • ARated AA in Apr 2014
  • MRated AA in May 2014
  • JRated AA in Jun 2014
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2014
  • ARated AA in Aug 2014
  • SRated AA in Sep 2014
  • ORated AA in Oct 2014

Performance

Equity - UK Medium Companies
over : 30/09/2011 - 30/09/2014

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 4.9% 3.5% 2.6% -1.2%
2013 26.6% 11.1% 0.5% 9.7% 3.5%
2012 41.0% 18.0% 1.5% 14.0% 3.3%
2011 3.7% 1.6% 4.0% -7.9% 6.5%
2010 22.9% 6.1% -2.6% 9.9% 8.3%
2009 -1.7% -1.7%

Related News

Neptune's Martin avoids momentum strategy to dodge UK equity pitfalls

The Neptune UK Mid Cap fund has done well year to date, while a lot of its peers have lost money.

Neptune’s AA-rated man likes Rathbones but not financial ‘cockroaches’

Mark Martin, Neptune’s head of UK equities, explains why he is underweight financials with Rathbones one of the few stocks he owns in the sector.

Geffen vows Neptune is 'stronger' after 17% profit fall

Neptune founder Robin Geffen has come out fighting after seeing profits and assets under management at his firm tumble in a 'challenging' year.  

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