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John Beck

John Beck

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About John Beck

John Beck joined Franklin Templeton in 1990 and he is currently senior vice president and co-director of international bonds. Over the funds that he manages, John adopts a value-based investment strategy. Prior to joining Franklin Templeton he worked for three years at Saudi International Bank following graduation from Exeter College, Oxford University, where he earned an MA.

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Citywire Rating: + rated

2012

  • JNot rated in Jul 2012
  • ANot rated in Aug 2012
  • SNot rated in Sep 2012
  • ONot rated in Oct 2012
  • NNot rated in Nov 2012
  • DNot rated in Dec 2012

2013

  • JNot rated in Jan 2013
  • FNot rated in Feb 2013
  • MNot rated in Mar 2013
  • ANot rated in Apr 2013
  • MNot rated in May 2013
  • JNot rated in Jun 2013
  • JNot rated in Jul 2013
  • ANot rated in Aug 2013
  • SNot rated in Sep 2013
  • ONot rated in Oct 2013
  • NNot rated in Nov 2013
  • DNot rated in Dec 2013

2014

  • JNot rated in Jan 2014
  • FNot rated 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 A in Nov 2014
  • DRated A in Dec 2014

2015

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

2016

  • JRated Plus in Jan 2016
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2016
  • MRated Plus in Mar 2016
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2016
  • MNot rated in May 2016
  • JNot rated in Jun 2016
  • JRated Plus in Jul 2016
  • ANot rated in Aug 2016
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2016
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2016
  • NNot rated in Nov 2016
  • DNot rated in Dec 2016

2017

  • JNot rated in Jan 2017
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2017
  • MRated Plus in Mar 2017
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2017
  • MRated Plus in May 2017
  • JNot rated in Jun 2017
  • JRated Plus in Jul 2017
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2017
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2017

Performance

over : 31/08/2016 - 31/08/2017
Rank 5/6 Bonds - EuroZone
Manager Return
2 Tom Sartain -3.3%
2 Paul Grainger -3.3%
2 James Lindsay-Fynn -3.3%
5 John Beck -3.3%
5 David Zahn -3.3%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 -1.3% -0.2%
2016 0.3% 1.0% 1.1% 0.3% -2.1%
2015 1.6% 5.1% -6.7% 2.5% 1.1%
2014 11.5% 3.1% 2.7% 2.7% 2.6%
2013 2.5% -0.1% 0.7% 0.3% 1.6%
2012 3.1%

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