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Sam Cosh

Sam Cosh

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About Sam Cosh

Sam Cosh manages small cap equityfunds at F&C using a fundamental stock picking investment style focusing on buying quality businesses run by strong managers at attractive prices. Prior to joining F&C in 2010, he worked at Fortis Investments (acquired by BNP investments) for six years, having also worked at Baring Asset Management and Invesco Asset Management. Sam studied economics at Nottingham University and is a CFA Charter holder.

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Citywire Rating: Not Rated


  • SRated AAA in Sep 2013
  • ORated AAA in Oct 2013
  • NRated AAA in Nov 2013
  • DRated AAA in Dec 2013


  • JRated AAA in Jan 2014
  • FRated AAA in Feb 2014
  • MRated AAA in Mar 2014
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2014
  • MRated AAA in May 2014
  • JRated AA in Jun 2014
  • JRated AA in Jul 2014
  • ARated AA in Aug 2014
  • SRated AA in Sep 2014
  • ORated A in Oct 2014
  • NRated A in Nov 2014
  • DRated A in Dec 2014


  • JRated A in Jan 2015
  • FRated A in Feb 2015
  • MRated A in Mar 2015
  • ARated A in Apr 2015
  • MRated A in May 2015
  • JRated Plus in Jun 2015
  • JRated A in Jul 2015
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2015
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2015
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2015
  • NNot rated in Nov 2015
  • DNot rated in Dec 2015


  • JNot rated in Jan 2016
  • FNot rated in Feb 2016
  • MNot rated in Mar 2016
  • ANot rated in Apr 2016
  • MNot rated in May 2016
  • JNot rated in Jun 2016
  • JNot rated in Jul 2016
  • ANot rated in Aug 2016
  • SNot rated in Sep 2016
  • ONot rated in Oct 2016
  • NNot rated in Nov 2016


Equity - European Small & Medium Companies
over : 31/10/2015 - 31/10/2016

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2016 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2016 -0.6% -3.9% 10.0%
2015 14.0% 9.0% -1.0% -2.9% 8.7%
2014 4.2% 6.1% -5.4% -3.5% 7.5%
2013 35.4% 15.5% 2.2% 7.8% 6.4%
2012 28.2% 17.3% -7.6% 9.7% 7.8%

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Citywire Discovery Source: Citywire Discovery Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated)..Portions of the information contained on this page was derived by Citywire Financial Publishers Ltd using content supplied by Lipper, A Reuters Company.