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Rob Burnett

Waystone Management (UK) Limit, Link Fund Solutions (Luxembour
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Manager profile
Rob manages Lightman’s funds, having run European equity portfolios since 2005. Before founding Lightman in 2019, he worked at Neptune Investment Management, where he managed the European Opportunities Fund from 2005 to 2018. He was also head of analysis of the global financials sector, specialising in researching banks. Prior to running the European Opportunities Fund Rob managed the Neptune Japan Opportunities Fund. He studied Politics, Philosophy and Economics at Oxford
Total return for Rob Burnett
Discrete calendar year performance : Rob Burnett

Manager career performance
Discrete performance
  0-12m 12-24m 24-36m 36-48m 48-60m 60-72m 72-84m 84-96m 96-108m 108-120m
Rob Burnett 8.5 9.9 0.1 38.9 -15.2 -12.7 -2.0 60.8 -13.3 -0.3
Peer Group Composite 11.2 16.0 -11.9 23.5 1.3 -3.1 3.0 29.4 4.1 4.2
Over / Under -2.7 -6.1 12.0 15.4 -16.5 -9.6 -5.0 31.4 -17.4 -4.5
Performance vs peer group composite: Rob Burnett
How a manager matches up against their peers gives you some idea of how talented they are. Very few managers perform equally well in rising and falling markets, so knowing which type of market a manager is capable of performing well within is also important.
Overall markets
Outperformed peer group composite
3 years
out of a possible 10
Overall markets
Underperformed peer group composite
7 years
out of a possible 10
Rising markets
Outperformed peer group composite
2 years
out of a possible 8
Falling markets
Outperformed peer group composite
1 year
out of a possible 2
Funds currently managed
Fund Sole/Co-managed Sector Periods
WS Lightman European Lead manager UT Europe Excluding UK since Mar 29 2019 to present
LF Lightman European Equities Lead manager FO Equity - Europe inc UK since Sep 14 2020 to present
Funds managed previously
Fund Periods
Liontrust European Opportunities since May 06 2005 to Dec 31 2018
Neptune European Max Alpha since Dec 31 2007 to fund close
Neptune European Income since Feb 11 2011 to Feb 10 2013
Neptune European Income since Jun 01 2014 to fund close
Neptune European Long/Short Sector since Dec 03 2012 to Sep 17 2013
Liontrust Japan Opportunities since Aug 01 2004 to May 06 2005
Data provided by FE fundinfo. Care has been taken to ensure that the information is correct, but FE fundinfo neither warrants, represents nor guarantees the contents of information, nor does it accept any responsibility for errors, inaccuracies, omissions or any inconsistencies herein. Past performance does not predict future performance, it should not be the main or sole reason for making an investment decision. The value of investments and any income from them can fall as well as rise.

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