Polar Capital's Nick Davis was not overwhelmed by the additional responsibility of running client money when he became a fund manager in 2011, because he was already confident in the high-conviction, bottom-up style of stockpicking he had formed while...
Third of three video interviews with RLAM's head of multi-asset
Managers to Watch: JOHCM's Ben Leyland on the lessons learnt from covering banks early in his career
JO Hambro Capital Management (JOHCM)'s Ben Leyland believes a career in fund management was a "natural progression" after his history degree, as he points out both involve "a lot of reading" and being "challenged on your opinion".
Plans for fixed income offering
Second of three video interviews
Quick-fire interview with Buffettology fund's Ashworth-Lord: Key lessons learnt from the Sage of Omaha
Keith Ashworth-Lord, manager of the UK Buffettology fund, talks to editor Katrina Lloyd about his Business Perspective Investing approach, the importance of managers having 'skin in the game', and why he is not concerned about the Brexit vote.
Quick-fire interview with Hermes' Saker Nusseibeh: Industry is bifurcating into behemoths and specialist shops
Saker Nusseibeh, CEO of Hermes Investment Management, talks to editor Katrina Lloyd about asset management consolidation, and why the industry has to be careful about product construction in a super-low interest rate environment.
Cornelian AM's Kilpatrick: Disregarding benchmarks and IA sectors is a core part of our risk-targeted strategy
Early entry into EMs in 2015 has paid off
Grown as a manager over life cycle of the funds
First of three interviews with RLAM's head of multi-asset
Columbia Threadneedle's Jordison: Property suspensions were regrettable but they brought order to the market
Fund reopened after Brexit suspension
Quick-fire interview with Rathbones' Mike Webb: Industry needs to keep fixated on value not just cost
Mike Webb, CEO of Rathbone Unit Trust Management, talks to editor Katrina Lloyd about pricing pressures across the value chain over the next five years, and how the group is preparing for Brexit.
Quick-fire interview with GAM multi-asset head: Why equity rotation is the name of the game and the impact of a Trump presidency
Larry Hatheway, GAM group head of Multi-Asset Portfolio Solutions and group chief economist, talks to editor Katrina Lloyd about the challenges of effective diversification in these markets, and where he is finding opportunities.
Justin Christofel, portfolio manager and member of BlackRock's multi-asset strategies team, reveals how he made his first investment at the age of just 14 and why the group's team approach helps keep fund manager emotions in check.
Managers to Watch: Sanlam FOUR's Lorenzo Dicorrado on how the greatest damage can be done by being single-minded
Multi-manager turned stockpicker Lorenzo Dicorrado is a fund manager at Sanlam FOUR on the £69m Global Equity and £113m Stable Global Equity funds.
Fidelity's Clougherty: Why tough regulation is a balancing act but regulator must support active management
Group records best ever Q2
Architas' Georgeson and Bucher: It would have been a wasted opportunity not to enter model portfolio market
Broadening distribution key
Managers need to 'stick to what they are good at'
In the first of our new series profiling the rising stars of the industry, we talk to former stockbroker Ben Conway, a senior fund manager at Exeter-based Hawksmoor Investment Management, where he co-manages the £69m Vanbrugh and £57m Distribution funds.
Co-manager on UK Equity Income and Growth fund and Lowland trust
Victoria Hasler continues Square Mile's series of informal interviews
Richard Romer-Lee continues his series of informal interviews