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David Pinniger

David Pinniger

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About David Pinniger

David Pinniger joined Polar Capital in 2013 and is manager of the Polar Capital Biotechnology Fund. Prior to joining Polar Capital, he worked at SV Life Sciences, Abingworth and Morgan Stanley. David holds a first class honours degree in Human Sciences from the University of Oxford and is a CFA charterholder.

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Citywire Rating: AAA rated

2016

  • NRated AA in Nov 2016
  • DRated AAA in Dec 2016

2017

  • JRated AAA in Jan 2017
  • FRated AAA in Feb 2017
  • MRated AAA in Mar 2017
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2017
  • MRated AAA in May 2017
  • JRated AAA in Jun 2017
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2017
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2017
  • SRated AAA in Sep 2017

Performance

Equity - Biotechnology
over : 31/08/2016 - 31/08/2017

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 12.8% 0.4%
2016 -6.5% -22.4% 4.4% 12.9% 2.2%
2015 13.2% 11.1% 3.7% -12.7% 12.6%
2014 64.8% 17.5% 5.2% 13.9% 17.1%

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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.