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Philip Dicken

Philip Dicken

About Philip Dicken

Born in Nottingham in 1974, Philip Dicken holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering with French from University of Bristol as well as the CFA qualification. Having started his financial services career in Corporate Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions with Merrill Lynch in ’97 Philip moved to Active Value in ’99 as a buy-side equity analyst before joining Threadneedle in 2004, initially as analyst and latterly Fund Manager for the Pan European Smaller companies fund where his investment style is described as “stock picking in pan-European smaller companies” Away from the office Philip’s leisure interest are sports orientated featuring golf and squash.

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Citywire Rating: Not Rated

2008

  • JRated AAA in Jun 2008
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2008
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2008
  • SRated AAA in Sep 2008
  • ORated AAA in Oct 2008
  • NRated AAA in Nov 2008
  • DRated AAA in Dec 2008

2009

  • JRated AAA in Jan 2009
  • FRated AAA in Feb 2009
  • MRated AAA in Mar 2009
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2009
  • MRated A in May 2009
  • JRated A in Jun 2009
  • JRated A in Jul 2009
  • ARated A 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
  • DRated A 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
  • SRated A 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 AA in May 2012
  • JRated AAA in Jun 2012
  • JRated AA in Jul 2012
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2012
  • SRated AAA 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 A in Aug 2013
  • SRated AA in Sep 2013
  • ORated A in Oct 2013
  • NRated A in Nov 2013
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2013

2014

  • JRated Plus in Jan 2014
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2014
  • MRated A in Mar 2014
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2014
  • MRated Plus in May 2014
  • JRated Plus in Jun 2014
  • JNot rated in Jul 2014
  • ANot rated in Aug 2014
  • SNot rated in Sep 2014
  • ONot rated in Oct 2014
  • NNot rated in Nov 2014
  • DNot rated in Dec 2014

Performance

Equity - European Small & Medium Companies
over : 30/11/2013 - 30/11/2014

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 3.7% -3.6% -3.7%
2013 21.6% 11.6% -1.5% 4.6% 5.9%
2012 27.5% 13.3% -3.7% 9.5% 6.8%
2011 -12.4% 1.0% 3.8% -17.6% 1.4%
2010 36.9% 9.5% -6.4% 15.4% 15.8%

Related News

The ‘boring’ bank thrilling this AA-rated Threadneedle pair

Sweden's Handelsbanken is one of the few banks Threadneedle's Phil Dicken and David Dudding are happy to invest in.  

Threadneedle's AAA-rated Dicken buys Hargreaves Lansdown on RDR hope

Philip Dicken explains why he's been buying Hargreaves Lansdown shares in spite of worries about financial reforms could affect the investment supermarket's business.

Threadneedle chairman Simon Davies to retire

Threadneedle Investments executive chairman Simon Davies will retire from the company in June 2012 after a 16 year spell with the firm.   

Threadneedle launches European small cap absolute return fund

The launch of the Threadneedle European Smaller Companies Absolute Alpha fund will be run by Philip Dicken and coincides with the closure of his European Smaller Companies Crescendo hedge fund.

Threadneedle fund seeks to scoop Gartmore Irish Growth trust cash

Shareholders in the Gartmore Irish Growth trust are being offered a rollover into Philip Dicken's £632 million Oeic.

Europe's Top 100 Fund Managers 2009: winners through boom and bust

It has been a turbulent and testing three years for fund managers, to put it mildly, which makes the make-up of this year’s list of Europe’s Top 100 managers all the more interesting.

Threadneedle posts 71% profit jump

Threadneedle Asset Management posted a 71% jump in profits 2007 on the back of a sharp rise in turnover.   

Ratings update: Three managers debut at AAA

This month three managers featuring for the first time in Citywire's ratings have been allocated an AAA-rating for their risk-adjusted performance.

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