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Welcome to our global equities blog

Our global equities blog lifts the lid on what we do and shows you how our investment engine works. From describing company visits and snapshots of the work we do, to exploring the major themes and trends shaping markets.

Latest articles

14 June 2021

Neil Robson

Head of Global Equities

Electric vehicles help power growing decarbonisation trend

Why understanding new ways of thinking and a changing world is critical to our investment process.
Read time - 2 min
24 May 2021

David Dudding

Portfolio Manager, Global Equities

The destruction of creatives

Advertising spend was huge during lockdown, but it's not the traditional players who are benefiting. This changing market highlights some of the difficulties with 'value investing' at a time of technological change.
Read time - 2 min
22 April 2021

Neil Robson

Head of Global Equities

The Legend of Semiconductors

Why they are the building blocks of the modern economy and represent quality growth in our portfolios.
Read time - 2 min
15 March 2021

Neil Robson

Head of Global Equities

How vaccines are paving the way for the ‘grand reopening’

Approaching 25 million people have received their first vaccine dose in the UK – close to half the adult population. Millions more in Europe also. The grand reopening is coming
Read time - 5 min
8 March 2021

Pauline Grange

Portfolio Manager, Global Equities

How Covid-19 might change the world for ever – revisited (part 2)

We revisited our “10 factors that could change economies & markets for ever” viewpoint from April 2020 to see if any of our initial thoughts have shifted in the intervening months …
Read time - 5 min
1 March 2021

Pauline Grange

Portfolio Manager

Pauline Grange interview: sustainability and investing

Global equities portfolio manager Pauline Grange talks about sustainability, her approach to investing and how she goes about identifying companies.
Read time - 1 min
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Meet the team

Alex Beavis
Global Small Cap Analyst
Alex Lee
Portfolio Manager
Ashish Kochar
Portfolio Manager, Global Equities
Simon Haines
Portfolio Manager
David Dudding
Portfolio Manager, Global Equities
Pauline Grange
Portfolio Manager
Georgina Hellyer
Portfolio Manager
Bronwyn Curran
Client Portfolio Analyst
Jonathan Crown
Portfolio Manager
Scott Woods
Portfolio Manager
Natasha Ebtehadj
Portfolio Manager, Global Equities
Andrew Harvie
Client Portfolio Manager, Global Equities
Neil Robson
Head of Global Equities

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