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Michael Lindsell

Michael Lindsell

About Michael Lindsell

Michael Lindsell was born in England in 1960. He attended Bristol University where he gained a BSc degree in Zoology. Michael started his career as an investment manager in 1982 with Lazard Brothers and moved to Scimitar Asset Management in Hong Kong in 1985. He joined GT Management in 1992 as the CIO in the Tokyo office before returning to the UK in 1997 to run GT’s global and international funds. Following the acquisition of GT by Invesco in 1998 Michael was appointed head of the combined global product team. Michael co-founded Lindsell Train Ltd in 1999 and in 2004 he was appointed as sub-investment manager to the Close Investments Japanese Investment Fund. Michael has been managing funds for over 27 years and he holds a Certified Diploma in Accounting & Finance. Outside of fund management he lists tennis, rugby and the cinema/theatre as his interests.

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Citywire Rating: Not Rated

2013

  • SNot rated in Sep 2013
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2013
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2013
  • DRated A in Dec 2013

2014

  • JRated A in Jan 2014
  • FRated A in Feb 2014
  • MRated A in Mar 2014
  • ARated A in Apr 2014
  • MRated A in May 2014
  • JRated A in Jun 2014
  • JRated A in Jul 2014
  • ARated A in Aug 2014
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2014
  • ONot rated in Oct 2014

Performance

over : 30/09/2013 - 30/09/2014
Rank 2/63 Equity - Japan
Manager Return
1 Richard Aston 21.2%
2 Michael Lindsell 16.1%
3 Hiroyasu Sato 15.9%
4 Rupert Kimber 12.6%
5 Rachid Habchane 12.6%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 5.9% -0.4% 2.2% 4.0%
2013 50.6% 29.5% 3.8% 2.3% 9.6%
2012 14.1% 11.8% -6.9% 2.8% 6.6%
2011 -11.4% -3.5% -5.0% -3.3%

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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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