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Andy Kastner

Andy Kastner

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About Andy Kastner

Andy Kastner is a fund manager managing European equity funds and mandates. Prior to joining GAM Group in July 2008 he worked as a fund manager for several theme and sector funds at Credit Suisse for seven years. Prior to that, he was an analyst and portfolio manager covering European equities at Bank Vontobel. Andy Kastner started his career at UBS in different functions in investment research and asset management. He holds a Master's degree in Banking and Finance from the University of Zurich and is a CFA and CAIA Charterholder. He is based in Zurich.

Invests in own strategies

Runs institutional money

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Citywire Rating: Not Eligible

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  • SRated Plus in Sep 2013
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2013
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2013
  • DNot rated in Dec 2013


  • JNot rated in Jan 2014
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2014
  • MRated Plus 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
  • NNot rated in Nov 2014
  • DNot rated in Dec 2014


  • JRated A in Jan 2015
  • FRated A in Feb 2015
  • MRated A in Mar 2015
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2015
  • MRated Plus in May 2015
  • JRated Plus in Jun 2015
  • JRated Plus in Jul 2015
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2015
  • SRated A in Sep 2015
  • ORated AA in Oct 2015
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2015
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2015


  • JRated A in Jan 2016


Alternative UCITS - Market Neutral
over : 31/12/2017 - 31/12/2018

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/12/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -8.4% -3.4% 1.5% -0.8% -5.9%
2017 -0.4% 0.4% -0.3% 0.7% -1.2%
2016 -4.8% -2.7% -1.6% 0.5% -0.9%
2015 2.5% 0.9% 0.2% 1.2% 0.2%
2014 2.4% 1.0% -0.5% 0.5% 1.4%

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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.