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Mark Swain

Mark Swain

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About Mark Swain

Mark Swain is a Fund Manager for Smith & Williamson based in London. He has been with the firm since 2005 and before this he was an Assistant Fund Manager at Leopold Joseph/Bank of Butterfield. Currently, he runs the Smith & Williamson Enterprise Fund dealing in UK equities using an income investment style. Mark is a member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investments (CISI) and graduated with a BEng (hons) from Nottingham University where he studied Electronic Engineering. When not working, he enjoys various sports such as fishing, golf, tennis, football and skiing.

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Citywire Rating: Not Rated

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
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  • 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
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2014
  • MRated Plus in Mar 2014
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2014
  • MNot rated in May 2014
  • JNot rated in Jun 2014
  • JNot rated in Jul 2014
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2014
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2014
  • ORated A in Oct 2014
  • NRated A in Nov 2014
  • DRated AA in Dec 2014

2015

  • JRated AA in Jan 2015
  • FRated AA in Feb 2015
  • MRated AA in Mar 2015
  • ARated AA in Apr 2015
  • MRated AA in May 2015
  • JRated AAA in Jun 2015
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2015
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2015
  • SRated AAA in Sep 2015
  • ORated AAA in Oct 2015
  • NRated AAA in Nov 2015
  • DRated AAA in Dec 2015

2016

  • JRated AA in Jan 2016
  • FRated AAA in Feb 2016
  • MRated AAA in Mar 2016
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2016
  • MRated AAA in May 2016
  • JRated AAA in Jun 2016
  • JRated A in Jul 2016
  • ARated A in Aug 2016
  • SRated A in Sep 2016
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2016
  • NNot rated in Nov 2016
  • DNot rated in Dec 2016

2017

  • JNot rated in Jan 2017
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  • MNot rated in Mar 2017
  • ANot rated in Apr 2017
  • MNot rated in May 2017
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  • ANot rated in Aug 2017
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  • DNot rated in Dec 2017

2018

  • JNot rated in Jan 2018
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  • MNot rated in Mar 2018
  • ANot rated in Apr 2018
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  • DNot rated in Dec 2018

2019

  • JNot rated in Jan 2019
  • FNot rated in Feb 2019
  • MNot rated in Mar 2019

Performance

over : 28/02/2018 - 28/02/2019
Manager Return
105 Stephen Message -5.7%
106 Mark Boucher -8.5%
106 Mark Swain -8.5%
108 Neil Woodford -8.7%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -20.1% -9.9% 6.8% -3.4% -14.1%
2017 6.1% 3.1% 0.4% 0.9% 1.7%
2016 6.6% -1.2% 0.6% 6.5% 0.7%
2015 6.4% 6.1% 0.2% -3.4% 3.6%
2014 -1.0% -0.4% 2.8%

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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.