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Chris Bowie

Chris Bowie

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About Chris Bowie

Chris Bowie is one of the partners at TwentyFour Asset Management, joining in September 2014 to create and manage the Outcome and Index Driven business line. He has over 21 years of experience across fixed income markets, having been head of credit at Ignis for ten years, and head of rates at AEGON (now Kames). Before AEGON, Chris was a senior portfolio manager at Murray Johnstone Ltd (which was acquired by Aberdeen Asset management. Day to day, Chris is the lead manager for the Corporate Bond Fund and Absolute Return Credit Fund. He graduated from Strathclyde University with a BA in Economics and is a qualified Associate of the Society of Investment Professionals.

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Citywire Rating: A rated


  • MRated AA in Mar 2018
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2018
  • MRated AAA in May 2018
  • JRated AAA in Jun 2018
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2018
  • ARated AA in Aug 2018
  • SRated AA in Sep 2018
  • ORated AA in Oct 2018
  • NRated AA in Nov 2018
  • DRated A in Dec 2018


  • JRated AA in Jan 2019
  • FRated A in Feb 2019
  • MRated AA in Mar 2019
  • ARated A in Apr 2019


over : 31/03/2016 - 31/03/2019

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 2.0%
2018 -1.0% -0.7% 0.1% 0.3% -0.6%
2017 5.1% 1.9% 1.3% 0.8% 1.0%
2016 4.9% 0.2% 1.6% 3.3% -0.3%
2015 0.7% 1.5% -0.6% -0.9% 0.8%
2014 0.0% -0.3% -0.6%

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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.