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Simon Somerville

Simon Somerville

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About Simon Somerville

Simon is deputy manager of the Jupiter Japan Select SICAV. Simon previously worked for Cazenove Fund Management as Head of global and Japan equities. He has a degree in Economics from Durham University.

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Funds Managed
  1. Jupiter Japan Income

Citywire Rating: + rated

2002

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2008

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2011

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Performance

Equity - Japan
over : 30/04/2015 - 30/04/2016

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2016 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2016 -3.0%
2015 23.6% 17.5% -1.3% -5.7% 13.0%
2014 0.7% -7.8% 4.6% 2.4% 2.1%
2013 20.5% 18.4% 3.6% -0.7% -1.1%
2012 1.9% 5.8% -3.3% -3.9% 3.7%
2011 -4.8% -3.0%

Related News

Simon Somerville to swap Jupiter for Marathon AM

Somerville joins the institutional fund after a 11-year stint with Jupiter.  

Simon Somerville to exit Jupiter

Jupiter Japan fund manager Simon Somerville is leaving the firm with Dan Carter take on his fund.  

Stephen Mitchell to replace Somerville on Jupiter Global Managed

Stephen Mitchell is to take over the management of the Jupiter Global Managed fund from next month.

BOJ bombshell: top managers react to surprise stimulus measure

While the Japanese central bank caught markets off guard with an expansion of QE, leading fund managers outline where next for Abenomics.

Jupiter's Somerville backs Japanese domestic recovery

A cut in Japan’s corporation tax and an increased allocation to equities by the government pension scheme will drive the stock market higher, according to Jupiter’s Simon Somerville.

Jupiter poaches BlackRock fixed income specialist

Jupiter Fund Management appoints Blackrock's Katharine Dryer as product specialist, fixed interest and multi-asset.

Jupiter rejigs Japan equity team

Dan Carter has been appointed as lead manager on the Jupiter Japan Select fund, taking over from Simon Somerville.

Jupiter's Somerville: Japan needs structural reform to sustain recovery

Citywire A-rated Somerville says Japan needs structural reforms to be successfully implemented before its sharp recovery becomes truly sustainable.

Is Abe able? Managers and insiders react to Japan election

Citywire Global team canvasses those in-the-know to find out whether Shinzo Abe can deliver on his 'truly wild' pre-election promises.  

Citywire Selection Watchlist: Jupiter Japan Income

Jupiter Japan Income fund manager Simon Somerville has been increasing his exposure to Japan's exporters and housebuilders as he looks to take advantage of a weakening yen and the post tsunami rebuilding programme.

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