Asian Fusion

A trip combining visits to countries as diverse as India and Singapore is always likely to throw up some exciting experiences and insights. Euan Weir, an investment manager in our Global Equities team, shares some of the main themes that came out of his recent...

It’s Complex and under-appreciated!

In 2020, new regulations come in to force from the International Maritime Organisation (IMO 2020) aiming to dramatically reduce sulphur emissions in shipping. Specifically, fuel sulphur content will have to reduce from a maximum of 3.5% currently, to just 0.5% by 1st...

China – in an index of its own

On June 1st  2018, the journey to full inclusion of Chinese A shares in the widely followed MSCI suite of equity indices began. 226 stocks became MSCI EM Index constituents at an initial inclusion factor of 2.5%. A-shares are those of mainland-China based companies...