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Paul Brain

Paul Brain

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About Paul Brain

Paul Brain has held a number of senior fixed income positions within the industry. In 1991 he joined Credit Suisse Asset Management where he was the head of currency overlay and European fixed income and in 1995 he was the head of retail fixed income at Investec Asset Management (formerly Guinness Flight). Paul joined MSG & Partners (Partners Asset Management) in 2001 where he was the chief investment officer, fixed income. In 2004 he joined Newton Investment Management where he is currently an investment leader in fixed income and the chairman of the bond/FX strategy group.

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Citywire Rating: Not Rated

2012

  • JRated A in Jul 2012
  • ARated A in Aug 2012
  • SNot rated in Sep 2012
  • ONot rated in Oct 2012
  • NNot rated in Nov 2012
  • DNot rated in Dec 2012

2013

  • JNot rated in Jan 2013
  • FNot rated in Feb 2013
  • MNot rated in Mar 2013
  • ANot rated in Apr 2013
  • MNot rated in May 2013
  • JNot rated in Jun 2013
  • JNot rated in Jul 2013
  • ANot rated in Aug 2013
  • SNot rated in Sep 2013
  • ONot rated in Oct 2013
  • NNot rated in Nov 2013
  • DNot rated in Dec 2013

2014

  • JNot rated in Jan 2014
  • FNot rated in Feb 2014
  • MNot rated in Mar 2014
  • ANot rated in Apr 2014
  • MNot rated in May 2014
  • JNot rated 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

2015

  • JNot rated in Jan 2015
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2015
  • MRated Plus in Mar 2015
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2015
  • MRated Plus in May 2015
  • JRated Plus in Jun 2015
  • JNot rated in Jul 2015
  • ANot rated in Aug 2015
  • SNot rated in Sep 2015
  • ONot rated in Oct 2015
  • NNot rated in Nov 2015
  • DNot rated in Dec 2015

2016

  • 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
  • DNot rated in Dec 2016

2017

  • JNot rated in Jan 2017
  • FNot rated in Feb 2017
  • MNot rated in Mar 2017
  • ANot rated in Apr 2017
  • MNot rated in May 2017
  • JNot rated in Jun 2017
  • JNot rated in Jul 2017
  • ANot rated in Aug 2017
  • SNot rated in Sep 2017
  • ONot rated in Oct 2017
  • NNot rated in Nov 2017
  • DNot rated in Dec 2017

2018

  • JNot rated in Jan 2018
  • FNot rated in Feb 2018
  • MNot rated in Mar 2018
  • ANot rated in Apr 2018
  • MNot rated in May 2018

Performance

over : 30/04/2017 - 30/04/2018
Rank 2/5 Bonds - Global
Manager Return
1 Christopher Bamford -0.7%
2 Paul Brain -1.7%
3 Lyndon Man -2.5%
3 Josef Portelli -2.5%
5 Jim Leaviss -6.0%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -1.8%
2017 -2.5% 0.4% -1.0% -1.8% -0.2%
2016 22.8% 9.3% 10.7% 5.0% -3.3%
2015 0.8% 4.5% -8.9% 5.1% 0.8%
2014 6.2% 1.6% -0.3% 2.0% 2.8%
2013 -3.9% -3.2%

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Greece leaving the union could be on the cards but it would have nowhere near the impact the prospect did in 2012, Paul Brain has said.

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.