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View [How Emerging Markets are transforming global trade] Emerging Markets transforming global trade

How Emerging Markets are transforming global trade

Emerging markets (EM) are transforming global trade patterns. Against a backdrop of growing protectionist policy measures in many developed economies, EM countries are, by contrast, actively cultivating and developing their trade partnerships.

27 February 2018
View [Accessing the power of value creation] Accessing the power of value creation

Accessing the power of value creation

Value creation has been a topic of much discussion among investors for decades – yet, for some it is still considered a ‘niche’ concept.

29 January 2018
View [The Outlook for 2018] 2018 strategy outlooks

The Outlook for 2018

Our portfolio managers reflect on 2017, looking at the significant events that have impacted their strategies and what the key risks and drivers will be for 2018.

Active Outlook 11 January 2018
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.

Press release 18 December 2017
View [Tales from the road: India - Laying the foundations for growth] India laying foundations for growth

Tales from the road: India - Laying the foundations for growth

India is on the fast track economically and socially, driven in no small measure by a reform-minded government keen to accelerate development. Technology and housing are two areas where the growth outlook is particularly exciting for long-term investors, thanks to strong secular drivers.

Active Viewpoint 11 December 2017
View [Investment Research Costs - MiFID II] About Martin Currie

Investment Research Costs - MiFID II

As you may know, UK and European based asset managers have been reviewing how they source and pay for investment research. This has been driven by the implementation of MiFID II early next year.

News 10 December 2017
View [Video: Global Equity Income Investment Update December 2017] Income investment video update Dec 2017

Video: Global Equity Income Investment Update December 2017

In this update, Mark Whitehead, Head of Income, highlights the importance of assessing the sustainability of a company’s distributions to shareholders, following a halving of the dividend by a major US industrial conglomerate.

Video 5 December 2017
View [Video: Global Equity Income Investment Update November 2017] Global Equity Income investment update Nov 2017

Video: Global Equity Income Investment Update November 2017

Strong brands standing up to the rapidly changing retail environment and positive momentum in industrials. Global Equity Income portfolio manager Alan Porter talks about some of the investment themes which are currently catching his eye.

Video 7 November 2017
View [Global Emerging Markets - Through the ESG Lens] GEMs through the ESG lens news

Global Emerging Markets - Through the ESG Lens

Emerging markets have made great strides when it comes to ESG over the years, and there is now a constellation of companies which can go head to head with their developed-market peers.

Active Viewpoint 5 October 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.

News 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.

News 25 September 2017