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Ruth Nash

Ruth Nash

About Ruth Nash

Ruth Nash was born in 1962 in Omagh, Northern Ireland. She studied French and German at the University of St Andrews and is currently based at JO Hambro Capital Management in London. Prior to joining JOHCM, Ruth held positions at Scottish Equitable Life Assurance Society, Royal Insurance, Prudential and British Steel Pension Fund. She is currently a contrarian stock picker in the Japanese mid cap universe. Outside of work, Ruth is a keen cyclist and enjoys attending the theatre.

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Citywire Rating: A rated

2012

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

2013

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

Performance

Equity - Japan
over : 31/08/2013 - 31/08/2014
Rank 11/61 Equity - Japan
Manager Return
9 Hideo Shiozumi 12.3%
10 Timothy Griffen 11.9%
11 Ruth Nash 6.2%
11 Scott McGlashan 6.2%
13 Rupert Kimber 5.9%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/08/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 -0.9% -7.0% 5.4% 1.1%
2013 24.8% 21.6% 0.8% 1.5% 0.3%
2012 11.9% 10.3% -1.4% -4.0% 7.1%
2011 -3.4% -7.6% 11.5% -0.9% -5.5%
2010 22.9% 15.6% -9.2% 0.3% 16.8%
2009 -4.2% 1.7% -5.8%

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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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