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Urs Beck

Urs Beck

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About Urs Beck

Urs Beck was born in Biel, Switzerland in 1971. He graduated from the University of St. Gallen where he studied business administration. Urs started his career in 1997 at UBS where he worked in Swiss equity derivatives sales before joining Bank Leu in 1998 in the same role. He joined Bank Julius Baer in 2001 where he worked in Swiss equity sales before joining CAI Cheuvreux in 2003. Urs joined Zuercher Kantonalbank in 2004 where he started in equity sales and in 2007 he became a fund manager. He then became head of Swiss equities at ZKB before joining EFG Asset Management in 2014. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and enjoys golf, squash and music.

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Citywire Rating: AAA rated

2010

  • JRated AAA in Jun 2010
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2010
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2010
  • SRated AAA in Sep 2010
  • ORated AAA in Oct 2010
  • NRated AAA in Nov 2010
  • DRated AAA in Dec 2010

2011

  • JRated AAA in Jan 2011
  • FRated AAA in Feb 2011
  • MRated AAA in Mar 2011
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2011
  • MRated AA in May 2011
  • JRated AA in Jun 2011
  • JRated AA in Jul 2011
  • ARated A in Aug 2011
  • SRated A in Sep 2011
  • ORated A in Oct 2011
  • NRated AA in Nov 2011
  • DRated AA in Dec 2011

2012

  • JRated A in Jan 2012
  • FRated AA in Feb 2012
  • MRated AA in Mar 2012
  • ARated AA in Apr 2012
  • MRated AA in May 2012
  • JRated AA in Jun 2012
  • JRated A in Jul 2012
  • ARated A in Aug 2012
  • SRated A in Sep 2012
  • ORated A in Oct 2012
  • NRated AA in Nov 2012
  • DRated A in Dec 2012

2013

  • JRated A in Jan 2013
  • FRated A in Feb 2013
  • MRated A in Mar 2013
  • ARated A in Apr 2013
  • MRated A in May 2013
  • JRated A in Jun 2013
  • JNot rated in Jul 2013
  • ANot rated in Aug 2013
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2013
  • ORated A in Oct 2013
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2013
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2013

2014

  • JRated Plus in Jan 2014
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2014
  • MNot rated in Mar 2014
  • ANot rated in Apr 2014
  • MNot rated in May 2014
  • JNot rated in Jun 2014
  • JNot rated in Jul 2014
  • ANot rated in Aug 2014
  • SNot rated in Sep 2014
  • ONot rated in Oct 2014
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2014
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2014

2015

  • JRated Plus in Jan 2015
  • FNot rated in Feb 2015
  • MRated Plus in Mar 2015
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2015
  • MRated A in May 2015
  • JRated A in Jun 2015
  • JRated Plus in Jul 2015
  • ANot rated in Aug 2015
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2015
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2015
  • NNot rated in Nov 2015
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2015

2016

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

2017

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

Performance

Equity - Switzerland
over : 31/10/2016 - 31/10/2017

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 11.8% 3.2% 3.2%
2016 11.0% -1.1% -0.4% 6.7% 5.6%
2015 5.3% 5.2% -3.0% -3.5% 6.9%
2014 10.9% 4.4% 2.9% 1.4% 1.8%
2013 26.5% 15.3% -0.4% 5.8% 4.0%

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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.