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View [One of the most consistent performers of the decade] GPT blog - consistent performance

One of the most consistent performers of the decade

Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust was recently highlighted as one of the most consistently performing investment trusts over the last decade. The announcement was made by the industry trade body, the Association of Investment Companies (AIC) who undertook the analysis looking at outperformance and volatility.

News 31 July 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.

19 April 2017
View [Martin Currie top rated for stewardship] Governance and sustainability annual report

Martin Currie top rated for stewardship

Our Governance and Sustainability Annual Report 2017 is your chance to understand the depth of our approach, as well as the prevalent issues, corporate engagement and significant achievements of the last 12 months.

5 April 2017
View [Post-Brexit investment] Scotsman Post Brexit News

Post-Brexit investment

The Scotsman’s annual Investment Conference supplement provides the experts’ views on where to invest in a post-Brexit world. Includes valuable insight from Tom Walker, Portfolio Manager.

4 April 2017
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