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View [Video: meet the manager] GPT manager - Zehrid Osmani

Video: meet the manager

Zehrid Osmani became sole Portfolio Manager on 1 October 2018, following his appointment as Co-Portfolio Manager in June 2018. This is part of a considered succession plan following the planned retirement of Tom Walker from the Company. Zehrid brings over 20 years’ experience and an impressive track record.

Video 1 October 2018
View [Martin Currie achieves top ESG rating for second year in a row] PRI A+ award 2018

Martin Currie achieves top ESG rating for second year in a row

The Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) assess responsible investment activities across the industry each year. Their review of 2017 has been published and Martin Currie has achieved A+ ratings for its responsible investment activities.

Press release 26 July 2018
View [Zehrid Osmani appointed as joint Portfolio Manager] Zahrid Osmani

Zehrid Osmani appointed as joint Portfolio Manager

Zehrid joined Martin Currie last month to lead its Global Long-Term Unconstrained (GLTU) team, which will complement his additional role as joint Portfolio Manager of Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust

20 June 2018
View [Now available on Fidelity's platform] Fidelity International

Now available on Fidelity's platform

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

29 May 2018
View [Quarterly video: Facebook, inflation and quality] Global Portfolio Trust Q2 2018 video update

Quarterly video: Facebook, inflation and quality

Tom Walker highlights some of the quarter’s biggest stories including Facebook’s struggles, inflation and the rationale behind his most significant trades.

Video 14 May 2018
View [Stewardship Annual Report] Stewardship Report News

Stewardship Annual Report

Considering stewardship factors is an integral part of Martin Currie's investment philosophy and process. Our Stewardship Annual Report 2018 highlights our approach, activity and the successes achieved in 2017.

10 April 2018
View [Investment conference: Ten free tickets to give away] The Scotsman Conference 2018

Investment conference: Ten free tickets to give away

As a sponsor of The Scotsman Conference ‘Markets 2018: Home or Overseas – Where to from here?’ we have 10 free tickets to give away, worth over £35 each (now closed).

20 February 2018
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