The 20 worst performing funds of 2013’s opening half

Rank Fund Six-month return (%)
1 MFM Junior Gold -59.03
2 CF Ruffer Baker Steel Gold -56.08
3 WAY Charteris Gold Portfolio -50
4 SF Webb Capital Smaller Companies Gold -45.67
5 BlackRock Gold & General -43.31
6 Smith & Williamson Global Gold & Resources -42.26
7 Investec Global Gold -40.56
8 BlackRock Global Funds World Mining -30.5
9 JPM Global Mining -29.36
10 JPM Natural Resources -26.67
11 Oceanic Australian Natural Resources -24.63
12 HSBC GIF Brazil Equity -19.64
13 HSBC GIF Indian Equity -19.27
14 First State – Global Resources -19.04
15 S&W Ilex Income -18.94
16 JPM Brazil Equity -16.61
17 SF Webb Capital Smaller Companies Growth -16.46
18 Legg Mason LMHK China -16.45
19 HSBC GIF Global Emerging Markets Equity -16.39
20 Templeton Global Emerging Markets -15.97

Source: FE Analytics