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View [ Brexit - three major impacts for investors] Brexit

Brexit - three major impacts for investors

The results of the Brexit vote last year took many investors by surprise. As Britain’s decision to leave the EU becomes reality, we look at some key areas of impact.

News 8 March 2017
View [Tweet-tastic Trump: our reaction in 140 characters or less ] GPT-Trump-Tweetastic

Tweet-tastic Trump: our reaction in 140 characters or less

President Trump is a serial tweeter – so we’ve joined in. We provide our thoughts - in 140 characters or less, of course - on a post-inauguration period full of executive orders and ‘alternative facts’.

10 February 2017
View [Have your cake and eat it] Five reasons to invest in Global Portfolio Trust

Have your cake and eat it

Not all global equity funds are created equal. Presented with such a wide range of markets and opportunities, picking the best companies to invest in requires a rigorous process, skill, experience and a long-term view. Read the five compelling reasons to invest in Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust.

5 January 2017
View [Buy rating from Martin Waller, The Times] GPT The Times article

Buy rating from Martin Waller, The Times

Martin Waller, author of the Tempus column in The Times, recommends Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust as a ‘buy’ rated stock.

In the press 23 November 2016
View [Global Portfolio Trust Manager Video Update] Global Portfolio Trust Manager update November 2016

Global Portfolio Trust Manager Video Update

Tom Walker, Portfolio Manager, shares his views on current market conditions and how the team are identifying companies that could prosper in a low growth environment.

Video 17 November 2016
View [US election: Keep calm - and focus on the fundamentals] US elections

US election: Keep calm - and focus on the fundamentals

The US election result is yet another political event that has delivered a surprise result, following swiftly on the heels of the UK’s Brexit referendum. Headlines about short-term market reaction to Trump’s victory were ten-a-penny within minutes.

News 9 November 2016
View [Daily Telegraph: fund of the week] GPT Daily Telegraph article news

Daily Telegraph: fund of the week

Tom Walker talks to the Daily Telegraph’s Laura Suter about his investment style, recent buys and sells and his outlook for the US. The company is reviewed by independent expert, Andrew Johnson, senior analyst at Square Mile, the fund research firm.

In the press 8 November 2016
View [“The good thing about low interest rates is…”] Edison TV video GPT

“The good thing about low interest rates is…”

Executive video interview: Tom answers an analyst’s questions on future growth, his market outlook, views on companies that are thriving in the current environment and how he and the team generate the ideas that drive investment performance.

Video 28 October 2016