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James Golan

James Golan

James Golan is a portfolio manager on the Large Cap Growth team at William Blair. In addition to his role as a portfolio manager, he is also a research analyst covering U.S. large-cap technology and resources. From 2000 until taking on his current role in 2005, James served as a research analyst focusing on financial, technology, industrial, and resource companies. He joined William Blair in 2000. Previously, James worked at Citigroup Global Asset Management, where he was a global research team leader for the telecommunications sector and a key member of the team that devised valuation metrics for standardizing the analysis of domestic and international companies.James began his career at Kemper Financial as a research analyst covering telecommunications, technology, energy, industrial, food, and beverage companies. He is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Chicago. Education: B.A., economics, DePauw University; M.B.A., finance, Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management.
 —  Invests in own strategies
 —  Runs institutional money
Equities Investment Style:
  • Growth
Education:
  • B.A., DePauw University; M.B.A, Northwestern University Kellogg Graduate School of Management
  • Finance
  • At William Blair since 2000; In industry since 1988

Citywire Rating: Not Rated

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sector performance

Equity - Large-Cap Growth

funds managed

fund total return standard deviation max drawdown
William Blair Large Cap Growth Fund;I 17.2 % 6.6 -2.6 %

League Table - Rank 158/203 (4th quartile)

rank Manager Return
156 David Klaskin 156. David Klaskin 17.2%
156 Robert G. McVicker 156. Robert G. McVicker 17.2%
158 David Ricci 158. David Ricci 17.2%
158 James Golan 158. James Golan 17.2%
160 Brian L. Massey 160. Brian L. Massey 16.9%
160 Silas A. Myers 160. Silas A. Myers 16.9%
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Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly (to 30/09/2017)

year Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 7.6% 4.7% 5.7%
2016 2.2% -1.4% 1.2% 4.2% -1.6%
2015 7.3% 5.7% 0.2% -4.4% 6.0%
2014 14.7% 1.2% 5.9% 0.8% 6.1%
2013 33.2% 8.0% 1.3% 8.5% 12.2%
2012 -0.2%

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