Stanley joined F&C in 2000 as a fund manager within the UK Smaller Companies team. Prior to joining F&C she spent nine years at Framlington, where she managed retail UK smaller company funds, including the Capital Trust. Stanley has an MA (Hons) in Geography from Oxford University, she is an associate of the UK Society of Investment Professionals and is a member of the CFA Society of the UK.
Catherine Stanley has 17 years experience of managing mutual funds in this sector. Over this period the average monthly return relative to the benchmark index has been +0.14%.
During the worst period of relative performance (from July 2008 - March 2010) there was a decline of 19% relative to the index. The worst absolute loss has been 53%. Statistically, we estimate the probability that this fund manager is adding value, rather than being lucky, is 98%.
|Periods of worst performance
(May 2007 - February 2009)
(July 2008 - March 2010)