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Richard Buxton

Richard Buxton

About Richard Buxton

Motorbike enthusiast Richard Buxton joined Old Mutual Global Investors in June 2013 as head of UK equities. He joined from Schroders where he managed the Schroder UK Alpha Plus Fund since its launch in 2002. Prior to joining Schroders, Buxton enjoyed an eleven-year stint with Barings where his responsibilities included taking the reins of the Baring UK Growth, Baring Equity Income and Baring Global Growth funds. He holds a degree in English from Oxford University.

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Citywire Rating: AA rated

2005

  • JRated AA in Jan 2005
  • FRated AA in Feb 2005
  • MRated AA in Mar 2005
  • ARated AA in Apr 2005
  • MRated AA in May 2005
  • JRated AA in Jun 2005
  • JRated AA in Jul 2005
  • ARated A in Aug 2005
  • SRated A in Sep 2005
  • ORated A in Oct 2005
  • NRated A in Nov 2005
  • DNot rated in Dec 2005

2006

  • JRated A in Jan 2006
  • FRated A in Feb 2006
  • MRated AA in Mar 2006
  • ARated AA in Apr 2006
  • MRated A in May 2006
  • JRated A in Jun 2006
  • JRated A in Jul 2006
  • ARated A in Aug 2006
  • SRated A in Sep 2006
  • ORated A in Oct 2006
  • NRated A in Nov 2006
  • DRated A in Dec 2006

2007

  • JRated A in Jan 2007
  • FNot rated in Feb 2007
  • MNot rated in Mar 2007
  • ARated A in Apr 2007
  • MRated A in May 2007
  • JRated A in Jun 2007
  • JRated A in Jul 2007
  • ARated AA in Aug 2007
  • SRated AA in Sep 2007
  • ORated AAA in Oct 2007
  • NRated AAA in Nov 2007
  • DRated AAA 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 AAA in May 2008
  • JRated AAA in Jun 2008
  • JRated AA in Jul 2008
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2008
  • SRated AAA 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
  • ANot rated in Apr 2009
  • MRated A 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

  • JNot rated 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 A in Jul 2010
  • ARated A in Aug 2010
  • SRated A in Sep 2010
  • ORated A in Oct 2010
  • NRated A in Nov 2010
  • DRated A in Dec 2010

2011

  • JRated A in Jan 2011
  • FRated A in Feb 2011
  • MRated A 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 AA in Nov 2011
  • DRated A in Dec 2011

2012

  • JRated A in Jan 2012
  • FRated AA in Feb 2012
  • MRated A in Mar 2012
  • ARated A 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
  • DRated A in Dec 2012

2013

  • JRated A in Jan 2013
  • FRated A in Feb 2013
  • MRated A 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 AA in Sep 2013
  • ORated A 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 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 AA in Sep 2014

Performance

Equity - UK (All Companies)
over : 31/08/2009 - 31/08/2014
Manager Return
48 Ben Russon 84.4%
48 Colin McLean 84.4%
50 Richard Buxton 84.2%
51 Andy Gray 82.8%
52 Mark Boucher 82.5%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/08/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 1.2% -1.8% 1.0% 2.1%
2013 29.3% 10.7% 1.6% 7.0% 7.4%
2012 21.7% 11.3% -6.2% 6.6% 9.4%
2011 -10.2% 0.8% 1.9% -15.4% 3.4%
2010 21.6% 9.5% -10.9% 15.9% 7.5%
2009 6.0% 5.0% 1.0%

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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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