Jupiter Asset Management: James Clunie - October 2019
About this talk
Join James Clunie, Head of Strategy, Absolute Return for a live webcast on Wednesday 30 October.
In his global update, James will discuss:
•How the current environment is particularly engaging, albeit frustrating for the strategy.
•How he feels his positioning is right based on evidence of what works well in the markets.
•How the average 'alpha' generated by his short positions during his tenure demonstrates the edge he and Ivan have in the single-stock short-selling.
James joined Jupiter in 2013. He is currently Head of Strategy, Absolute Return.
Before joining Jupiter, James worked at Scottish Widows Investment Partnership as an Investment Director of equities, and managed a long/short equity fund and UK long-only funds.
James was a senior lecturer in finance at the University of Edinburgh between 2003 and 2007, prior to which he worked as Head of Global Equities at Aberdeen Asset Management and Director and Head of Asset Allocation at Murray Johnstone International.
James gained a degree and PhD from Edinburgh University and is a CFA® charterholder.