In this #FundManagerChat podcast, Dr. Ian Mortimer and Matthew Page, co-manager of the Guinness Global Innovators Fund outlines how changing trends in corporate innovation are driving opportunities in the equities market.
They examine the types of firms and industries which are driving intellectual change and how these themes manifest into consistent earnings as well as growth opportunities. They outline the current positioning of their portfolio, explain how they restrict their investment universe and the also provide a general outlook for the market.
They also provide an overview of how ESG criteria fit into their investment process.
Dr. Ian Mortimer and Matthew Page are chatting with Jake Moeller, Head of Lipper UK and Ireland Research at Refinitiv, in London on November 18, 2019.
Ian joined Guinness Asset Management in December 2006. He completed a Doctor of Philosophy in Experimental Physics at the Clarendon Laboratory, University of Oxford in 2006, after graduating from University College London in 2003 with a First Class Honours Master of Science degree in Physics.
Ian has completed the IMC and is a CFA charterholder.
Matthew joined Guinness Asset Management in September 2005. Previously, he joined Goldman Sachs on the Graduate scheme working in Foreign Exchange and then Fixed Income. Matthew graduated from Oxford University in 2004 with a Master’s degree in Physics.
Matthew has completed the IMC and is a CFA charterholder.
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