Fund buyers have backed veteran fund manager Neil Woodford to weather the recent storm for his portfolios, as a number of his holdings "hit the buffers".
Like any manager, Woodford (pictured) has suffered difficult periods throughout his career, but buyers have noted his recent misfortunes have been driven by stock-specific reasons, rather than sector calls...
Held roles at BlackRock and Merrill Lynch
Investors paying as much as 80% more than OCF
Concerned about performance scenarios
Supporting troubled stocks
Has been closely aligning the businesses