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The top performing fund managers of the last decade

Active managers with 10-year track records are a rare breed, and those who have outperformed over that period are even more difficult to find.

Terry Smith sinks his Fangs into social media titan

Citywire AAA-rated Terry Smith builds his flagship fund's technology exposure with a top 10 position in social media giant.

Polar Capital to launch robotics fund

The firm is to launch a technology fund focusing on automation and artificial intelligence subject to regulatory approval.

Polar Cap Tech Trust rides out market jolts for six-month gain

The trust’s total net assets climbing from £793 million to £799.7 million led to the share price rising 0.7% to 596p, while total return hit 11.28%, easily beating the 4.5% drop recorded in the FTSE World index in the year to October-end.

Disruptive tech marks new cycle for Polar's Rogoff

However, access to disruptive tech names is still proving challenging.

Rogoff: I'll accept proxy Apple-Samsung battles but no more

Polar Capital technology star Ben Rogoff has said he is willing to sponsor 'proxy' battles between Apple and Samsung but has expressed caution if the giants go head to head.

Polar Capital's AUM hits $5.3bn as hedge funds power flows

Polar Capital's asset under management have increased by 4.3%, with strong inflows welcomed into its hedge fund launched in the last quarter helping defy the industry's gloom.

Rogoff's tech trust tweaks rules to take bigger Apple bite

Apple's dominance has triggered a change in investment policy on Ben Rogoff's Polar Capital Technology Trust, with shareholders approving a move to lift single stock restrictions from 5% to 10%.

Rogoff hunts for small cap gems as tech trust hits 'zenith'

Ben Rogoff is to steer his Polar Capital Technology Trust deeper into smaller companies territory as he positions the fund for a new cycle in which the internet is the 'hub of every activity'.

Polar Cap sees £10m profit on top fund performance

Polar Capital has seen pre-tax profits of £9.6 million for the year to the end of March, on the back of strong fund performance and robust investor inflows.