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Eckhard Sauren

Eckhard Sauren

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About Eckhard Sauren

Eckhard Sauren founded Sauren Finanzdiensleistungen, an independent financial consultant, as a 20 year-old in October 1991. He went on to set up Sauren Fonds-Service AG in December 2000 and Sauren Fonds-Research AG in April 2001. Sauren states that ‘we don’t invest in funds, we invest in fund managers’ and applies this approach to an array of fund of funds. These include the Sauren Global Growth and Global Growth Plus funds, for which he invests in a selection of the most promising fund managers for a region, and the Sauren Global Opportunities fund which looks for talented managers in inefficient markets. Born in Aachen, Germany, in September 1971, Sauren is a keen follower of football and horse racing.

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Funds Managed
  1. Sauren Absolute Return A

Citywire Rating: Not Eligible

Eckhard Sauren does not currently have the required track record to be eligible for a Citywire Rating. See methodology


  • FRated AA in Feb 2014
  • MRated AAA in Mar 2014
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2014
  • MRated AAA in May 2014
  • JRated AAA in Jun 2014
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2014
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2014
  • SRated AA in Sep 2014
  • ORated AA in Oct 2014
  • NRated AA in Nov 2014
  • DRated A in Dec 2014


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


  • JRated A in Jan 2016
  • FRated A in Feb 2016


Alternative UCITS - Fund of Funds
over : 30/09/2015 - 30/09/2018

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 1.5% 1.0% -0.5%
2017 0.7% 0.0% 0.9% 0.0% -0.2%
2016 -8.8% -4.1% -2.6% -0.7% -1.7%
2015 4.9% 2.2% 1.0% 0.9% 0.7%
2014 1.4% 1.1% -0.3% 0.5% 0.1%
2013 2.2%

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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.