Ryan joined AEGON Asset Management (now Kames) in 1997 as a Portfolio Manager on UK smaller companies. She is now an investment manager on the UK equities team, as well as being a small-cap specialist covering the travel & leisure sector. She qualified as a chartered accountant in 1993 and joined General Accident as a senior investment analyst in its UK smaller companies team in 1995. She graduated from Napier University with an Accounting Degree and also has an MSc in Investment Analysis from the University of Stirling. She is a member of the professional body ASIP.
Audrey Ryan has 22.8 years experience of managing mutual funds in this sector. Over this period the average monthly return relative to the benchmark index has been +0.16%.
During the worst period of relative performance (from December 2015 - December 2018) there was a decline of 21% relative to the index. The worst absolute loss has been 48%. Statistically, we estimate the probability that this fund manager is adding value, rather than being lucky, is more than 99%.
|Periods of worst performance
(December 1999 - March 2003)
(December 2015 - December 2018)