How Does Richard Buxton's Performance Stack Up?

In the first of a new series, Morningstar compares the performance of Richard Buxton's Old Mutual UK Alpha Fund to the passive L&G UK Index Trust

David Brenchley 5 March, 2018 | 8:22AM
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Richard Buxton is one of the top fund managers in the UK. He has racked up more than 30 years of impressive performance first at Schroders, and then at Old Mutual Global Investors, where he is currently chief executive.

But does the recent performance of his Morningstar Silver Rated Old Mutual UK Alpha Fund continue to justify his star status? We compared the offering with a similarly rated passive fund, the L&G UK Index Trust.

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
Barclays PLC197.82 GBP0.00Rating
British American Tobacco PLC2,599.00 GBP0.00Rating
Diageo PLC3,615.50 GBP0.00Rating
HSBC Holdings PLC434.20 GBP0.00Rating
L&G UK Index I Acc349.21 GBP0.46Rating
Lloyds Banking Group PLC49.12 GBP0.00Rating

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David Brenchley

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