Scott Moore, CFA®

Scott Moore, Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), is the President and Chief Investment Officer of Nuance Investments, LLC (Nuance). He is also the Lead Portfolio Manager of the Nuance Concentrated Value and Nuance Mid Cap Value products and a co-manager of the Nuance Concentrated Value Long-Short Fund. Scott has more than 25 years of investment experience, more than 23 years of value investment analyst experience and more than 17 years of portfolio management experience using a classic value approach.

For the decade before co-founding Nuance, Scott managed more than $10 billion in institutional, intermediary and mutual fund assets for American Century Investments (ACI). Prior to becoming a Portfolio Manager, he spent three years as an Investment Analyst at ACI, specializing in the telecommunications, utility and industrial sectors. He also worked as an Investment Analyst at Boatmen's Trust Company in St. Louis, Missouri, and at ACI as a Fixed Income Investment Analyst.

Scott holds a Bachelor of Science (BS) in finance from Southern Illinois University, and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) with an emphasis in finance from the University of Missouri. He is a CFA® charterholder.

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Career Highlights

  • Co-owner and founder of Nuance Investments, LLC
  • Lead Portfolio Manager of the Nuance Concentrated Value Separate Account product starting 11/13/2008
  • Lead Portfolio Manager of the Nuance Mid Cap Value Separate Account product starting 11/03/2008
  • Twenty-two-time Informa Solutions' PSN Top Guns award recipient1 
  • Six-time Informa Solutions’ PSN Bull & Bear Masters award recipient2
  • Litman Gregory Recommended Strategy – Nuance Concentrated Value product3 
  • Former Sr. Portfolio Manager at American Century Investments managing over $10 billion4 
  • Lead Portfolio Manager of the 5-Star rated4 American Century Mid Cap Value Separate Account product from 4/1/2004 until 10/31/2008 
  • Co-Portfolio Manager of the 5-Star rated4 American Century Equity Income product from 2/1/1999 until 10/31/2008 
  • Co-Portfolio Manager of the 4-Star rated4 American Century Value product from 2/1/1999 until 10/31/2008 
  • Money Magazine's "The Best 100 Mutual funds" 2001-20035 
  • USA Today's "All Star Mutual Fund Team" 2001-20046 
  • Kiplinger's "The 25 Best Funds" 20047 
  • Street.com's "Mid Cap Value All-Stars" 20028
  • Consumer Reports "60 Funds You Can Count On" 20079


                            1. Nuance Concentrated Value Composite received PSN Top Gun Award in the All Cap Value Universe for the 4 Star category on 12/31/2013, 06/30/2014, and 06/30/2016; the 5 Star category on 12/31/2013, 03/31/2015, 06/30/2015, 09/30/2015 and 03/31/2016; and the 6 Star category on 12/31/2013, 03/31/2015, 06/30/2015, 09/30/2015 and 03/31/2016. Nuance Mid Cap Value Composite received PSN Top Gun Award in the Mid Value Universe for the 4 Star Category on 06/30/2014, 06/30/2016, and 09/30/2016; the 5 Star Category on 12/31/2013 and 09/30/2014; and the 6 Star Category on 12/31/2013, 09/30/2014, 06/30/2015 and 09/30/2015. The peer groups were created using the information collected through the PSN investment manager questionnaire and uses only gross of fee returns. Products must have an R-Squared of 0.80 or greater relative to the style benchmark for the recent five year period. 4 STAR CATEGORY: Products must have returns greater than the style benchmark for the three latest three-year rolling periods. The top ten returns for the latest three-year period then become the TOP GUNS. 5 STAR CATEGORY: Products must have returns greater than the style benchmark for the three latest three-year rolling periods. After that we select only the products which standard deviation for the five year period is equal or less than the median standard deviation for the peer group. The top ten returns for the latest three-year period then become the TOP GUNS. 6 STAR CATEGORY: Products must have returns greater than the style benchmark for the three latest three-year rolling periods. After that we select only the products which standard deviation for the five year period is equal or less than the median standard deviation for the peer group. The top ten information ratios for the latest five-year period then become the TOP GUNS.
                            2. Nuance Concentrated Value Composite received a PSN Bull & Bear Masters Award in the All Cap Value Universe on 12/31/2013. Nuance Mid Cap Value Composite received a PSN Bull & Bear Masters Award in the Mid Value Universe on 09/30/2013, 12/31/2013, 12/31/2015, 03/31/2016, and 06/30/2016.  BULL & BEAR MASTERS: The peer groups were created using the information collected through the PSN investment manager questionnaire and uses only gross of fee returns. Products must have an R-Squared of 0.80 or greater relative to the style benchmark for the recent three year period. Moreover, products must have an Upside Market Capture ratio of 100 or more for the latest three year period, and Downside Market Capture ratio of 100 or less for the latest three year period. The top ten Ratios between Upside Market Capture Ratio and Downside Capture Ratio became the PSN Bull & Bear Masters products.
                            3. Criteria for Recommended Strategies: Recommended strategies are evaluated by Litman Gregory based on a combination of qualitative and quantitative measures, including absolute and relative long-term performance metrics when compared to an appropriate benchmark and peer group, manager skill, investment process and the discipline by which the process is applied, quality and tenure of research team, shareholder orientation, assets under management, and fund expenses. Recommended reflects Litman Gregory's confidence in a strategy's potential to outperform a relevant benchmark over the long term.
                            4. The Morningstar® ratings (the "Rating(s)") provided are as of 10/31/2008. From 9/2/2008 to 10/31/2008, Mr. Moore was a consultant, rather than portfolio manager due to an employment agreement with American Century Investments. American Century Mid Cap Value received recognition while Mr. Moore was the Lead Portfolio Manager from 4/1/2004 to 10/31/2008. American Century Equity Income received recognition while Mr. Moore was a Co-portfolio manager from 2/1/1999 to 10/31/2008. American Century Value received recognition while Mr. Moore was a Co-portfolio manager from 2/1/1999 to 10/31/2008.
                            5. © 2001, 2002, 2003 Money Magazine. Mutual Fund ratings based on American Century Equity Income Fund where Mr. Moore was a Co-Portfolio manager from 2/1/1999 to 10/31/2008.
                            6. © 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004 USA Today. Mutual Fund ratings based on American Century Equity Income Fund where Mr. Moore was a Co-Portfolio manager from 2/1/1999 to 10/31/2008.
                            7. © 2004 Kiplinger's. Mutual Fund ratings based on American Century Equity Income Fund where Mr. Moore was a Co-Portfolio manager from 2/1/1999 to 10/31/2008.
                            8. © 2002 Thestreet.com. Mutual Fund ratings based on American Century Equity Income Fund & American Century Value Fund where Mr. Moore was a Co-Portfolio manager from 2/1/1999 to 10/31/2008.
                            9. © 2007 Consumer Reports. Mutual Fund ratings based on American Century Value Fund where Mr. Moore was a Co-Portfolio manager from 2/1/1999 to 10/31/2008.

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