Geffen takes over Neptune Russia Special Sits after Rice departs


William Rice has left Neptune Investment Management with company founder Robin Geffen taking over the manager’s Russia fund.

Rice was the manager of the £1.7m Neptune Russia Special Situations fund, which launched at the end of 2012. He was also assistant manager on the £335.6m Neptune Russia & Greater Russia fund.

The portfolio is now being overseen by Geffen, who also runs Neptune Russia & Greater Russia as well as a number of other portfolios.

Neptune Russia Special Situations was launched to focus on small and mid-cap stocks, complementing Neptune Russia & Greater Russia with its bias towards larger companies.

Rice joined Neptune in October 2010 as an investment analyst and oil and gas sector researcher.

Neptune Russia Special Situations’ performance to 16 July 2013

Neptune Russia Special Situations 7.86% 2.38%
-0.20% 0.56%
8.08% 1.81%
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Source: FE Analytics