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Matthew Vaight

Matthew Vaight

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About Matthew Vaight

Matthew Vaight joined M&G’s UK equity desk in 1996. He is a member of the global equity team and is manager of the M&G Asian Fund and the M&G Global Emerging Markets Fund. In addition, he is co-manager of the Vanguard Precious Metals & Mining Fund. Matthew graduated from Oxford University with a 1st class honours degree in mathematics. He is a member of the UK Society of Investment Professionals (UKSIP).

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Citywire Rating: Not Rated


  • SRated Plus in Sep 2013
  • ORated A in Oct 2013
  • NRated A in Nov 2013
  • DRated A in Dec 2013


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


  • JRated Plus in Jan 2015
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2015
  • MNot rated in Mar 2015
  • ANot rated in Apr 2015
  • MNot rated in May 2015
  • JRated Plus in Jun 2015
  • JNot rated in Jul 2015
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2015
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2015
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2015
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2015
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2015


  • JNot rated in Jan 2016
  • FNot rated in Feb 2016
  • MNot rated in Mar 2016
  • ANot rated in Apr 2016
  • MNot rated in May 2016
  • JNot rated in Jun 2016
  • JNot rated in Jul 2016
  • ANot rated in Aug 2016
  • SNot rated in Sep 2016
  • ONot rated in Oct 2016
  • NNot rated in Nov 2016
  • DNot rated in Dec 2016


  • JNot rated in Jan 2017
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2017
  • MNot rated in Mar 2017
  • ANot rated in Apr 2017
  • MNot rated in May 2017
  • JNot rated in Jun 2017
  • JNot rated in Jul 2017
  • ANot rated in Aug 2017
  • SNot rated in Sep 2017
  • ONot rated in Oct 2017
  • NNot rated in Nov 2017
  • DNot rated in Dec 2017


  • JNot rated in Jan 2018
  • FNot rated in Feb 2018


over : 31/01/2017 - 31/01/2018
Manager Return
119 Wong Kok Hoi 23.9%
120 Kenneth Tan 23.8%
121 Matthew Vaight 23.4%
122 Ian Lee 22.9%
123 Richard Sennitt 22.7%
123 Mike Hodgson 22.7%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 25.5% 13.1% 4.6% 2.0% 4.0%
2016 6.6% 0.9% -4.3% 12.8% -2.1%
2015 -10.6% 4.6% -0.8% -15.2% 1.6%
2014 0.0% -1.2% 10.1% -3.6% -4.7%
2013 -7.0% 5.6% 5.6%

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Citywire AA-rated Matthew Vaight believes external-facing companies offer a more compelling growth story than consumption plays.

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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.