TITLE

Martin Currie defends ailing stance

AUTHOR(S)
Kenway, Natalie
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Fund Strategy;12/1/2008, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of Tom Walker, portfolio manager at Marie Currie, to defend his decision to include private equity in the investment trust in Great Britain. According to Walker, private equity has been an underperforming asset class because of the crisis in the credit markets. It states that Walker has increased exposure to consumer services.
ACCESSION #
35691468

 

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