Dowell is a Fund Manager for Halbis, HSBC Global Asset Management's specialist investment business focused on active fundamental management. He has been with HSBC since January 1994. He joined the Halbis European Equity team in January 2000 as a portfolio manager and took over managing the HSBC European Growth fund in November 2007. Before this Dowell managed Pan European equity funds and worked along side Angus Parker (Head of Pan European Equities) on UK equity fund management. Prior to that Dowell was a member of HSBC's Global Research Group - a quantitative team, where he was responsible for designing global stock selection models. Dowell holds a BSc (Hons) degree in Actuarial Science from City University, London and is a CFA Charterholder.
Nick Dowell has 6.3 years experience of managing mutual funds in this sector. Over this period the average monthly return relative to the benchmark index has been -0.04%.
During the worst period of relative performance (from March 2011 - January 2014) there was a decline of 15% relative to the index. The worst absolute loss has been 40%.
|Periods of worst performance
(December 2007 - February 2009)
(March 2011 - January 2014)