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At Ruffer, we look after investments for private clients, trusts, charities and pension funds. We have a distinctive investment approach, focused on producing consistent returns and not losing money. For each of our clients, our aim is to strike the right balance between risk and reward while avoiding the explosive ups and downs of the market cycle. To do this, we conduct our own independent research, actively manage investments and operate freely, without the straitjacket of relative returns or market benchmarks. We try to provide a service that combines good investment returns with first class administration and clear reporting.
TypePublic
Founded1994
HQLondon, GB
Websiteruffer.co.uk
Employee Ratings3.8

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Employees (est.) (Aug 2020)91(-50%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£192.8 M(+10%)
Share Price (Oct 2021)£3
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Ruffer

Hamish Baillie

Hamish Baillie

Investment Director
Jonathan Ruffer

Jonathan Ruffer

Chairman
Duncan MacInnes

Duncan MacInnes

Investment Director
Clemmie Vaughan

Clemmie Vaughan

Chief Executive Officer
Robin Hindle Fisher

Robin Hindle Fisher

Deputy Chairman
Henry Maxey

Henry Maxey

Chief Investment Officer
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Ruffer Office Locations

Ruffer has offices in London, Edinburgh, Paris and Guernsey
London, GB (HQ)
80 Victoria St
Edinburgh, GB
31 Charlotte Square
Paris, FR
103 Boulevard Haussmann
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Ruffer Financials and Metrics

Ruffer Revenue

Ruffer's revenue was reported to be £192.85 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

192.8m

Net income (FY, 2018)

137.0m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

133.2m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

132.4m

Market capitalization (15-Oct-2021)

605.9m

Closing stock price (15-Oct-2021)

3.0

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

102.4m
Ruffer's current market capitalization is £605.9 m.
GBPFY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

12.9m20.3m27.0m30.8m36.6m58.0m29.6m131.1m145.5m159.8m160.5m162.6m175.6m192.8m

Revenue growth, %

0%1%

Operating expense total

5.0m5.9m7.3m8.1m11.3m14.0m8.8m23.4m30.7m35.5m38.2m40.6m46.2m60.4m

EBITDA

19.8m23.1m25.8m44.5m21.0m108.5m115.5m125.2m124.1m122.8m130.6m133.2m
GBPFY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

5.7m9.7m13.4m17.3m18.9m28.9m31.9m76.5m75.2m79.6m91.9m91.2m94.6m102.4m

Accounts Receivable

2.5m4.2m5.4m5.8m4.6m7.7m21.3m26.1m33.8m37.1m33.5m33.5m14.9m18.3m

Current Assets

8.7m18.3m23.8m30.8m35.9m57.3m57.1m131.1m138.5m126.8m153.3m154.3m169.8m181.8m

PP&E

199.0k323.0k1.8m1.4m1.1m817.6k810.9k1.4m3.0m2.5m1.7m1.1m1.4m1.1m
GBPFY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

8.0m14.8m20.2m23.6m26.5m44.6m21.0m108.0m115.1m124.4m122.6m129.4m134.0m137.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

6.1m12.9m19.9m22.7m25.8m39.3m22.1m106.6m105.2m79.1m103.6m90.5m106.2m100.5m

Cash From Financing Activities

(313.0k)(9.0m)(15.3m)(19.6m)(24.5m)(29.3m)(14.6m)(60.9m)(104.6m)(74.4m)(91.0m)(98.8m)(101.4m)(101.3m)

Net Change in Cash

5.7m4.1m3.7m3.9m1.6m9.9m7.2m44.6m(1.3m)4.4m12.3m(761.2k)3.5m7.8m
GBPFY, 2005

Financial Leverage

1.4 x
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Ruffer Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

90/100

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Ruffer Online and Social Media Presence

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Ruffer News and Updates

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RUFFER INVESTMENT COMPANY LIMITED (a closed-ended investment company incorporated in Guernsey with registration number 41996) LEI 21380068AHZKY7MKNO47 FUND NAME NAV SEDOL NAV DATE Ruffer Investment Co Ltd £2.2348 B018CS4 09th November 2018 Valuation as at date: 09th November 2018 Date:...

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Ruffer Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Ruffer founded?

    Ruffer was founded in 1994.

  • Who are Ruffer key executives?

    Ruffer's key executives are Hamish Baillie, Jonathan Ruffer and Duncan MacInnes.

  • How many employees does Ruffer have?

    Ruffer has 91 employees.

  • What is Ruffer revenue?

    Latest Ruffer annual revenue is £192.8 m.

  • What is Ruffer revenue per employee?

    Latest Ruffer revenue per employee is £2.1 m.

  • Who are Ruffer competitors?

    Competitors of Ruffer include PensionBee, Radana Finance and Orbis Investment.

  • Where is Ruffer headquarters?

    Ruffer headquarters is located at 80 Victoria St, London.

  • Where are Ruffer offices?

    Ruffer has offices in London, Edinburgh, Paris and Guernsey.

  • How many offices does Ruffer have?

    Ruffer has 5 offices.