Carolyn Bell, Kames Capital’s Investment Manager of North American Equities, gives us her insight in to US retailer Burlington. She explains why in a time when the retail sector is struggling, this off-price retailer has bucked the downward trend and taken share from the overall sector… and why this could be something we see in the UK markets too.

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About the author

Carolyn Bell is an investment manager in the International Equities team, with responsibility for co-managing several funds. She also contributes to the idea generation process for our global equity portfolios. Carolyn joined us in 2014 after 5 years at Baillie Gifford where she worked on the North American equities desk as a generalist with additional sector coverage responsibility for technology and energy. She studied English at the University of Cambridge and has a Masters degree in Early Modern Studies from the University of Aberdeen. She has 10 years’ industry experience*.

*As at 30 November 2018.

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