Tuesday 23 January 2018
The Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh
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Interactive sessions with Premier's fund managers discussing their investment strategy, investment outlook and investment opportunities.
Chris White & Geoff Kirk - Fund Managers, Premier Optimum Income, Premier Monthly Income, Premier Income Funds
UK equity income, two ways
Chris White will discuss his highly income focused investment approach and why a value and multi-cap investment style is suited to produce an attractive long term income, as well as capital growth, in different market conditions. Chris will also discuss his current fund strategy, including key themes and investment ideas.
Geoff Kirk joined Premier from Schroders in July 2017, where he worked for 11 years on enhanced income funds. Geoff is co-manager of the Premier Optimum Income Fund with Chris White, and will explain the fund's investment approach for achieving the fund's target yield of 7% p.a., and how covered call options work for investors in different market conditions.Download presentation Download summary Download summary
Paul Smith - Fund Manager, Premier Defensive Growth Fund
A diversified and alternative approach to low risk investing
In this presentation, Paul Smith will explain his team's risk-focused and diversified approach to absolute return investing and the fund's current investment strategies. A key part of the team's approach is risk modelling, and he will explain how this works and how it can produce low risk returns which are differentiated from other “low risk” asset classes and other absolute return strategies.Download presentation Download summary
Alex Ross – Fund Manager, Premier Pan European Property Share Fund
Liquid property investments that keep on delivering
In this presentation, Alex will discuss his investment approach for actively managing a portfolio of pan-European property securities and his investment outlook and fund strategy. Property securities funds have a very strong track record for offering ongoing liquidity for investors and Alex will also highlight the other advantageous characteristics of indirect property within the Fund.Download presentation Download summary
Chris Wright – Fund Manager, Premier Ethical Fund
Growth with a conscience
The pace of environmental and social change has never been faster and we believe investors will respond by seeking investments with ethical principles driving investment selection. Chris will outline the fund's ethical investment policy and approach, including the screening and stock selection process. Chris will discuss the positive investment implications of focusing on companies he believes can make a positive contribution to a civilised society and avoiding companies that can have a negative social or environmental impact, as well as outlining his current investment strategy.Download presentation Download summary
Jake Robbins - Fund Manager, Premier Global Alpha Growth Fund
A best ideas, global equity portfolio
Jake will discuss his proven investment process for delivering long-term investment growth through a focused portfolio of companies, diversified by country and sector. A key focus of Jake's investment process is screening companies on quality, growth and valuation metrics, the combination of which he believes can deliver good long-term outcomes for investors. Jake will also provide an analysis of global markets and his views on the outlook for 2018.Download presentation Download summary
James Smith - Fund Manager, Premier Global Infrastructure Income Fund
Infrastructure assets are gaining popularity with UK investors looking for alternative and differentiated sources of income and growth. James will outline his multi cap and global investment approach for investing in infrastructure assets with a primary objective to produce an attractive long term income. He will also focus on the important role infrastructure investment plays in emerging market economies and how this creates strong government support and a strong investment case for income investors.Download presentation Download summary
About Premier Asset Management
Premier Asset Management is a fast-growing asset management group with £6.4bn of assets under management (as at 31 December 2017), with investment capabilities covering UK equities, global equities, absolute return, fixed income and multi-asset. Our range of funds is managed by our experienced, specialist fund managers. Our aim is to offer relevant investment products that help meet the long term future investment needs of our clients, including products focused on income, growth, absolute returns and lower risk returns, and to produce good long term investment outcomes after fees.