River & Mercantile UK Micro Cap trust toasts UK consumer staples

New set of investment opportunities

James Baxter-Derrington
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George Ensor of River & Mercantile
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George Ensor of River & Mercantile

The UK consumer staples market has returned to a strong position post-lockdowns and continues to represent a solid investment proposition despite future uncertainty.

Speaking to Investment Week, manager of the River & Mercantile UK Micro Cap trust George Ensor said the difficult outlook for the sector during the first lockdown had provided the trust with a new set...

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