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David Keir

David Keir

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About David Keir

As head of research and co-manager of the Saracen Global Income and Growth Fund at Saracen Fund Managers, Kirkcaldy-born David Keir has been with Saracen Fund Managers since 2013 having joined from Edinburgh Fund Managers where he was an investment manager in UK equities. David manages global equity income portfolios using a long-term approach. In addition, he manages the Abbey (Target) Equity-Life fund for Abbey Life Assurance Company. He has over 15 years of experience in the financial industry and is a Chartered Accountant and CFA Charterholder. David graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a degree in business studies and accounts (BCom Honours). Away from the office he enjoys golf, rugby and football.

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Equity - Global Equity Income
over : 30/04/2018 - 30/04/2019

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 8.7%
2018 -10.5% -6.8% 5.5% 3.5% -12.0%
2017 10.6% 5.8% 0.5% 1.7% 2.3%
2016 32.1% 1.8% 7.0% 10.1% 10.2%
2015 0.0% 8.6% -5.4% -8.0% 5.7%
2014 -1.3% 1.7%

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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.