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Philip Best

Philip Best

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About Philip Best

Geneva-based Philip Best is the founding partner and is a fund manager at Quaero Capital. Prior to establishing Quaero in 2003, Philip served in a series of roles in the financial industry including fund manager at Warburg Investment Management, European equity sales at Enskilda Securities, French Equity sales at Fauchier Magnan in Paris and European equity sales at The Europe Co Ltd (Jefferies International). He holds a degree in Modern History from University of Oxford. Away from the office, Philip enjoys shooting, skiing and the cinema and theatre.

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Citywire Rating: + rated

2013

  • SRated A in Sep 2013
  • ORated AA in Oct 2013
  • NRated AA in Nov 2013
  • DRated AA in Dec 2013

2014

  • JRated AA in Jan 2014
  • FRated AA in Feb 2014
  • MRated A in Mar 2014
  • ARated A in Apr 2014
  • MRated AA in May 2014
  • JRated A in Jun 2014
  • JRated A in Jul 2014
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2014
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2014
  • ONot rated in Oct 2014
  • NNot rated in Nov 2014
  • DNot rated in Dec 2014

2015

  • JNot rated in Jan 2015
  • FNot rated in Feb 2015
  • MNot rated in Mar 2015
  • ANot rated in Apr 2015
  • MNot rated in May 2015
  • JNot rated in Jun 2015
  • JNot rated in Jul 2015
  • ANot rated in Aug 2015
  • SNot rated in Sep 2015
  • ORated A in Oct 2015
  • NNot rated in Nov 2015
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2015

2016

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

2017

  • JRated AA in Jan 2017
  • FRated A in Feb 2017
  • MRated AA in Mar 2017
  • ARated A in Apr 2017
  • MRated Plus in May 2017
  • JRated A in Jun 2017
  • JRated A in Jul 2017
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2017
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2017
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2017

Performance

over : 30/09/2016 - 30/09/2017

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 7.8% 6.2% 1.4%
2016 18.6% -2.6% 0.3% 11.9% 8.5%
2015 24.0% 14.7% 0.9% 2.3% 4.8%
2014 1.6% 10.2% 2.5% -7.4% -2.9%
2013 41.5% 6.8% 4.9% 12.9% 11.9%
2012 8.4%

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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.