Media Centre

The Martin Currie media team is located in both our Edinburgh and Australian offices.

Press releases and news

View [MARTIN CURRIE RAISES £51K FOR CHARITIES AND ANNOUNCES NEW 2018 ROB ROY CHALLENGE] martin Currie charity donations news

MARTIN CURRIE RAISES £51K FOR CHARITIES AND ANNOUNCES NEW 2018 ROB ROY CHALLENGE

Martin Currie continues to capitalise on its strong corporate social responsibility heritage, celebrating a momentous 2017 milestone by raising over £51,000 for its chosen charities. We are also excited to announce that the Martin Currie Rob Roy Challenge returns in June 2018.

18 December 2017
View [Martin Currie Sweeps the AFMA Golden Bull Award] Awarded the Deutsche Bank Golden Bull Award at the Australian Fund Manager Awards

Martin Currie Sweeps the AFMA Golden Bull Award

Martin Currie Australia (MCA) has been awarded the Deutsche Bank Golden Bull Award at the Australian Fund Manager Awards (AFMA) recently for the market leading Martin Currie Australia Value Equity Strategy. The winners of the Golden Bull Award are decided by a panel of peers and awarded to the fund managers who are considered to employ the best equity strategy in Australia.

2 November 2017
View [Martin Currie sponsors PRI in person conference] David Sheasby

Martin Currie sponsors PRI in person conference

Martin Currie sponsored and played an active role at this year’s PRI In Person event in Berlin, 25 – 27 September, which offered a platform for PRI (Principles for Responsible Investment) signatories and other investment professionals to learn, network and collaborate.

4 October 2017
View [Martin Currie helps shape the future of finance] Future Asset Conference 2017

Martin Currie helps shape the future of finance

Martin Currie was proud to sponsor the FUTURE AS5ET conference held in Edinburgh on 22 September. A one day conference for secondary school fifth year girls from across Scotland, aiming to underline the fact that gender should never be seen as a barrier to progressing in whatever career they choose, especially the finance industry.

25 September 2017
View [Martin Currie achieves highest possible ESG rating from the PRI] PRI A plus thumbnail

Martin Currie achieves highest possible ESG rating from the PRI

Effective stewardship of our clients’ capital is at the heart of our investment proposition. As such, we would like to share the results of the Principles for Responsible Investment’s (PRI) latest assessment of our stewardship activity.

20 July 2017
View [Trade body awards top spot to Martin Currie for Investment Trust websites] AIC website award

Trade body awards top spot to Martin Currie for Investment Trust websites

Martin Currie has received further recognition by the investment trust trade body, the AIC (Association of Investment Companies) at its annual shareholder communication awards held in London. Martin Currie was awarded the accolade of best investment trust website(s) for 2017 following a commendation in this category last year.

9 June 2017
View [David Sheasby appointed to the PRI ESG Engagements Advisory Committee] David Sheasby

David Sheasby appointed to the PRI ESG Engagements Advisory Committee

David Sheasby, Head of Governance & Sustainability at Martin Currie, has been appointed to the PRI (Principles for Responsible Investment) ESG Engagements Advisory Committee. Martin Currie’s extensive experience in engagement with investee companies, as well as the considerable work David has done in this area, prompted the PRI’s appointment.

19 April 2017
View [Stewardship Annual Report 2017] Governance and sustainability annual report

Stewardship Annual Report 2017

Stewardship is a critical part of our philosophy, and this manifests itself in our integration, engagement and voting activity. As such, I am delighted to introduce our 2017 Governance & Sustainability Annual Report, which highlights our approach, activity and outcomes in 2016.

3 April 2017