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Peter Townshend

Peter Townshend

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About Peter Townshend

Peter Townshend is a portfolio manager at Sanlam Investment Managers based in Cape Town. He joined the firm in 2014 and prior to this was a co-portfolio manager at Coronation Fund Managers. Townshend deals in South African equities using a bottom-up investment style. He gained his MBA at the University of Edinburgh and outside of fund management enjoys shooting, golf, tennis and rugby.

Invests in own strategies

Runs institutional money

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Citywire Rating: A rated


  • JRated A in Jul 2018
  • ARated A in Aug 2018
  • SRated A in Sep 2018
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2018
  • NRated A in Nov 2018
  • DRated A in Dec 2018


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


Equity - Africa
over : 30/04/2018 - 30/04/2019
Rank 11/15 Equity - Africa
Manager Return
10 Sven Richter -12.4%
11 Peter Townshend -13.0%
12 Paul Clark -13.6%
13 Sebastian Kahlfeld -17.0%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 0.0%
2018 -8.0% 1.6% -1.0% -4.5% -4.2%
2017 29.4% 3.7% 13.1% -2.9% 13.7%
2016 8.2% -1.9% 3.5% 3.8% 2.6%
2015 -20.2% -1.0% -7.8% -7.0% -6.0%
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.