Focus on small-cap dividend payers delivers for Chelverton.
Income manager shuns ‘overowned' mega caps in favour of overweight to smaller companies
Manager adopts three-pronged strategy including focus on contrarian bets in EM Europe
Fund bounces back through focus on companies that have benefitted from the recession
Manager sells off high yield exposure and looks to equities amid UK recession fears
Baring High Yield Bond manager expects to benefit from further spread compression in asset class after two years of solid outperformance
A focus on companies with overseas earnings, and those that are delivering results now has secured a top spot for the MFM Slater Recovery fund since 2008.
A global focus has helped managers Richard Scott and Daniel Lockyer maintain their impressive long-term track record at new venture Hawksmoor Investment Management.
The £572m M&G Asian fund has delivered top-quartile performance over three years, returning an impressive 32.7% versus the Asia Pacific ex Japan sector average of 26%.
A little-known fund has trumped more established rivals to clinch a top position in the UK Smaller Companies sector.
Sarasin's Equisar UK Thematic Opportunities fund hit its first anniversary on 28 January, registering top-quartile performance in its debut year.
Dicken's Threadneedle Pan European Smaller Cos fund tops IMA European Smaller Companies sector over five years
Unicorn's Outstanding British Companies fund quietly passed its fourth anniversary at the end of last year, building an estimable track record along the way.
The Somerset Emerging Dividend Growth fund was launched last year to offer investors a defensive play following a bull run in the emerging regions.
It has been easy to make double-digit returns in the bond market over the past year, said Aegon's David Roberts, but managers will face a challenge if further QE causes inflation to rise.
Having just reached the first anniversary of its launch, the Goldman Sachs US Equity Absolute Return portfolio provides a route, through a Ucits structure, to access the US equity market.
Aberdeen's head of global equities Stephen Docherty has been adding defensive stocks to the £664m World Equity portfolio in anticipation of the end of the cyclical rally.
Asian and emerging markets have been a key driver of performance for the Threadneedle Global Equity Income fund since its 2007 launch, as the Western dividend culture spreads into the developing world.
Cazenove vehicle beats Corporate Bond sector average by 5.3% over three years
According to Pictet Asset Management, it is possible to identify slowly evolving tendencies - in demographics, the environment and society - that can be forecast with some confidence.
Cazenove's Matt Hudson is urging investors to keep faith with the UK equity income space despite a turbulent few years for the market.
Managers of the recently-launched JO Hambro Capital Management (JOHCM) Emerging Markets fund remain convinced there are opportunities in consumer-facing EM sectors despite fears of a bubble.
Global Tech manager says sector-boosting internet technology is about to come of age
Cazenove head of credit and Strategic Bond manager believes Basel III Committee's capital buffer requirements for banks did not go far enough