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Robin Parbrook

Robin Parbrook

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About Robin Parbrook

Robin Parbrook graduated from Edinburgh University with an MA in economics. He started his career in 1990 with Schroders as an analyst for the Far East team in London. In 1992 he went to Hong Kong where he worked as an Asian fund manager and managed a combination of institutional funds and unit trusts. Robin returned to the London office in 1998 where he managed specialist Asian portfolios and in 2000 he became the deputy CIO of Pacific ex Japan equities in Singapore. In 2002 Robin joined the Hong Kong office where he was the head of Hong Kong equities and head of the greater China team. Since 2005 he has been head of the Asia ex Japan equity fund management team.

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Citywire Rating: A rated


  • ARated AA in Apr 2013
  • MRated AAA in May 2013
  • JRated AAA in Jun 2013
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2013
  • ARated AA in Aug 2013
  • SRated A in Sep 2013
  • ORated A in Oct 2013
  • NRated A in Nov 2013
  • DRated A in Dec 2013


  • JRated A in Jan 2014
  • FRated A in Feb 2014
  • MRated A in Mar 2014
  • ARated A in Apr 2014
  • MRated A in May 2014
  • JRated Plus in Jun 2014
  • JRated Plus in Jul 2014
  • ANot rated in Aug 2014
  • SNot rated 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
  • MRated A in Mar 2015
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2015
  • MNot rated in May 2015
  • JNot rated 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


  • JRated A in Jan 2016
  • FRated A in Feb 2016
  • MRated A in Mar 2016
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2016
  • MRated Plus in May 2016
  • JRated Plus in Jun 2016
  • JRated Plus in Jul 2016
  • ARated A in Aug 2016
  • SRated A in Sep 2016
  • ORated A in Oct 2016
  • NRated AA in Nov 2016
  • DRated AA in Dec 2016


  • JRated AA in Jan 2017
  • FRated AA in Feb 2017
  • MRated A in Mar 2017
  • ARated A in Apr 2017
  • MRated AA in May 2017
  • JRated AA in Jun 2017
  • JRated AA in Jul 2017
  • ARated AA in Aug 2017
  • SRated AA in Sep 2017
  • ORated AA in Oct 2017
  • NRated AA in Nov 2017
  • DRated AA in Dec 2017


  • JRated AA in Jan 2018
  • FRated A in Feb 2018
  • MRated A in Mar 2018


over : 28/02/2017 - 28/02/2018

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 50.9% 15.1% 12.1% 7.3% 8.9%
2016 5.6% 1.4% 1.0% 12.0% -7.9%
2015 -4.4% 5.2% -1.5% -11.2% 3.9%
2014 6.6% 2.5% 5.1% -1.2% 0.2%
2013 -5.9% 1.0% 3.6%

Related News

Schroders manager to step back from giant Asia fund

Robin Parbrook is set to relocate from Hong Kong to London.

Schroders’ Parbrook: Asia isn’t as cheap as people think

Citywire + rated industry veteran believes poor performance has led many to wrongly assume there are huge bargains available.

Asian equity outperformer slashes consumer bets by two-thirds

Citywire + rated Rory Dickson becomes latest fund manager to question strength of Asian consumer story as he makes drastic cuts.

Consumer story is overbought, says Schroders Asia equity chief

Citywire + rated Robin Parbrook believes emerging tech trend of increased mechanisation will have knock-on effects for consumption story.

Schroders Asia equity star sells ASEAN on bearish outlook

Lee King Fuei says he prefers other parts of Asia for higher upside potential.

Asia veteran Parbrook warming to 'terrible performer' China

The long term China bear is growing more constructive on the country's growth ambitions but says there is still a long way to go.

Schroders Asia star: global recovery will be much weaker than expected

King Fuei Lee expects sluggish global growth in 2014 and thinks Asian markets have already priced in the negative effects of tapering.

Asia veteran Parbrook targets ‘disruptive’ plays for 2014

Schroder’s head of Asia ex Japan believes bearishness is now ‘excessive’ with a host of innovations to come in the New Year.

Schroder's Parbrook: Chinese GDP numbers are meaningless

The Schroders Asia star thinks China's GDP will drop sharply next year.

Schroders names new lead on $905m China equity fund

Asset management firm follows-up senior exit with new appointment to oversee regional equity strategy.

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.