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View [Volatility: beware the market noise] Market Volatility

Volatility: beware the market noise

Following stellar returns from global equities in 2017, the recent fall in markets has seen the return of short-term uncertainty. But has anything really changed?

Active Viewpoint 16 February 2018
View [Now available on Fidelity's platform] Fidelity International

Now available on Fidelity's platform

Fidelity International have added Martin Currie Asia Unconstrained Trust to their online investment platform, increasing the Trust’s availability on platforms and fund supermarkets.

News 15 February 2018
View [Asian growth is triple the developed world] Asian growth is double the developed world

Asian growth is triple the developed world

Martin Currie Asia Unconstrained Trust is the only investment trust that aims to deliver returns in line with Asian GDP growth rather than a regional market-based benchmark.

News 23 January 2018
View ["We find a winner, back it big time – then play the Asian long game"] AUT Daily Mail Article Dec 2017

"We find a winner, back it big time – then play the Asian long game"

A new investment approach has also been introduced which involves backing a small portfolio of companies -no more than 30-that the manager Andrew Graham, his team and outside 'forensic' accountants are convinced will come up trumps.

In the press 8 December 2017
View [“Attractive buying opportunity” Mark Dampier, Money Marketing] AUT - Money Marketing - Mark Dampier

“Attractive buying opportunity” Mark Dampier, Money Marketing

Mark Dampier, head of research at Hargreaves Lansdown, reviews Martin Currie Asia Unconstrained Trust following a meeting with Damian Taylor from our Asia team - and he likes the investment approach

In the press 2 August 2017
View [Now with added income - New dividend policy approved] Asia Unconstrained Trust

Now with added income - New dividend policy approved

Shareholders of the Martin Currie Asia Unconstrained Trust have overwhelmingly voted in favour of the proposed resolution to allow payment of dividends from capital.

News 5 July 2017
View [Annual results 2017] Asia Unconstrained Trust

Annual results 2017

The annual results for Martin Currie Asia Unconstrained Trust have been published for the financial year to 31 March 2017.

News 25 May 2017
View [China calling - Your guide to the largest mobile market in the world] China Calling

China calling - Your guide to the largest mobile market in the world

China is no longer a copycat economy. That's history. Accelerating growth, evolving technology and huge end user demand make telecoms and the internet key growth areas in the Chinese economy. In fact, many aspects of the technological innovation in China is leading the world. Welcome to the cutting edge.

News 18 May 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 Stewardship & ESG 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.

News 19 April 2017