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

Press releases and news

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
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
View [The Outlook for 2017] Martin Currie strategy outlooks 2017

The Outlook for 2017

Our portfolio managers reflect on 2016, looking at the significant events that have impacted their strategies and what the key risks and drivers will be for 2017.

20 January 2017
View [Stewardship - A tier 1 signatory] FRC rate Martin Currie in highest category

Stewardship - A tier 1 signatory

Stewardship refers to how we manage and protect our clients’ assets. We are proud to have been categorised as a Tier 1 signatory to the (UK) Stewardship Code by the FRC.

17 November 2016
View [The tide is turning for Global Emerging Markets] Tide is turning for GEMs

The tide is turning for Global Emerging Markets

Emerging market investors have spent the last three years worrying about China, the US Federal Reserve (Fed) and economic growth. Of late, the ‘Brexit’ vote in the UK has increased concerns over global economic growth, as well as raised questions regarding the potential impact on emerging markets.

3 November 2016