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David Semple

David Semple

David Semple is a portfolio manager and director of international equity at Van Eck Associates. He has been with the firm since 1998 and prior to this, he was regional strategist and portfolio manager at Peregrine Holdings. He graduated from the University of Edinburgh and is qualified LLB (Hons), DipLP, AIIMR and a CFA Charterholder.
 —  Invests in own strategies
 —  Runs institutional money
Equities Investment Style:
  • GARP
Education:
  • University of Edinburgh
  • Law
  • LLB (Hons), DipLP, AIIMR

Citywire Rating: Not Rated

not rated

2014

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2015

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2016

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2017

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2018

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sector performance

Equity - Emerging Markets Funds

funds managed

fund total return standard deviation max drawdown
VanEck Emerging Markets Fund;A -6.1 % 13.6 -19.5 %

League Table - Rank 241/296 (4th quartile)

rank Manager Return
240 Tim Drinkall 240. Tim Drinkall -5.7%
241 Angus Shillington 241. Angus Shillington -6.1%
241 David Semple 241. David Semple -6.1%
243 Jonas M. Krumplys 243. Jonas M. Krumplys -6.2%
243 Aditya Kapoor 243. Aditya Kapoor -6.2%
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Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly (to 30/06/2018)

year Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 1.5% -9.5%
2017 49.7% 12.3% 11.7% 10.3% 8.3%
2016 -0.4% -1.6% 2.5% 7.8% -8.4%
2015 -12.9% 1.1% 3.1% -17.4% 1.2%
2014 -0.7% -0.1% 5.0% -2.5% -2.8%
2013 7.8%

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