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Job Curtis

Portfolio Manager
Job Curtis | Janus Henderson Investors

Job Curtis is a Portfolio Manager at Janus Henderson Investors, a position he has held since 2006. He has managed the City of London Investment Trust since 1991 and is also co-manager of the Global Equity Income strategy. Job joined Henderson in 1992 following Henderson’s acquisition of Touche Remnant, where he had served as a unit trust and investment trust manager since 1987. Prior to this, he was an assistant fund manager at Cornhill Insurance from 1985 to 1987 and a graduate trainee at Grieveson Grant stockbrokers from 1983 to 1985.

Job holds an MA in philosophy, politics and economics from Oxford University.  He is an associate member of the Society of Investment Professionals (ASIP) and has 38 years of financial industry experience.

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Fund Manager August 2021 Commentary – City of London

Fund Manager August 2021 Commentary – City of London

Job Curtis, Portfolio Manager of The City of London Investment Trust, delivers an update on the Trust highlighting the performance of the UK market, recent portfolio activity and provides his thoughts on the broader economic outlook.

Fund Manager July 2021 Commentary – City of London

Fund Manager July 2021 Commentary – City of London

Job Curtis, Fund Manager of The City of London Investment Trust, provides an update on the Trust – highlighting how individual stocks contributed to performance and provides his outlook for the broader economy.

UK valuations remain cheap

UK valuations remain cheap

Job Curtis, Fund Manager of The City of London Investment Trust, discusses the Trust’s recent performance, areas where he is finding opportunities, concentration risk among the strong dividend payers, and equity valuations in the UK market.

Fund Manager June Commentary – City of London Investment Trust

Fund Manager June Commentary – City of London Investment Trust

Job Curtis, Fund Manager for The City of London Investment Trust, provides his monthly commentary on how the Trust performed in June, which sectors and stocks contributed to its performance and his thoughts on the wider economic outlook.

Life after Brexit

Life after Brexit

A month after the UK formally left the European Union in December 2020, the first domestic cases of coronavirus were identified. The Covid-19 pandemic suspended normal life, as well as politics – stifling what otherwise would have been a dominating theme: what does Britain do next? In this article, we navigate the challenges of a post-Brexit world, the re-opening of the UK economy and outlook for dividends.

Fund Manager May Commentary – City of London Investment Trust

Fund Manager May Commentary – City of London Investment Trust

Job Curtis, Fund Manager for The City of London Investment Trust, provides his monthly commentary on how the Trust performed in May, which sectors and stocks contributed to its performance and his thoughts on the wider economic outlook.

Fund Manager April Commentary – The City of London Investment Trust

Fund Manager April Commentary – The City of London Investment Trust

Job Curtis, Fund Manager for The City of London Investment Trust, provides his monthly commentary on how the Trust performed in April, which sectors and stocks contributed to its performance and his thoughts on the wider economic outlook.

Where to find income in the post-lockdown world

Where to find income in the post-lockdown world

Job Curtis, Fund Manager of The City of London Investment Trust, discusses the Trusts performance in the first quarter of 2021 and the recent activity within the Trusts portfolio. Job also discusses where he is finding the companies with the best dividend yield.

What will UK PLC do with all that cash?

What will UK PLC do with all that cash?

This piece explores how The City of London Investment Trust is seeking opportunities as cash-rich UK businesses put that wall of money to work.

Fund Manager March Commentary – City of London

Fund Manager March Commentary – City of London

Job Curtis, Fund Manager for The City of London Investment Trust, provides his monthly commentary on how the Trust performed in March, which sectors and stocks contributed to its performance and his thoughts on the wider economic outlook.

Trust TV: Brexit – its impact on UK markets with Job Curtis

Trust TV: Brexit – its impact on UK markets with Job Curtis

Join Job Curtis, portfolio manager of City of London Investment Trust, as he discusses the early market reactions, the ‘on the ground’ challenges being faced by businesses and other themes relevant to investors focused on UK markets.

Trust TV: Brexit – its impact on UK and European markets

Trust TV: Brexit – its impact on UK and European markets

Join Job Curtis, portfolio manager of City of London Investment Trust, and Jamie Ross, portfolio manager of Henderson Eurotrust, as they discuss the early market reactions, the ‘on the ground’ challenges being faced by businesses and other themes relevant to investors focused on UK and EU markets.