Archives for 2017

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Questor: three things can make a share price rise – and this stock has them all

When a fast-growing company with a loyal customer base and no debt is cheaply valued, there’s usually a good reason. In the case of IMImobile, the Aim-listed software firm, the reason is likely to be the presence of a large and persistent seller on the shareholder register in the shape of Toscafund Asset Management. The...

IMImobile grows organically and through acquisitions

A 15 per cent organic sales increase at IMImobile (IMO) was an encouraging reminder that the group doesn’t rely on acquisitions alone to boost performance. That said, in the first half, Infracast – purchased in March – contributed strongly to revenues. Investor’s Chronicle | 24.11.17

Vanguard chief dismisses ETF bubble fears

Subscribers to The Financial Times, please click-through to the news article. Financial Times | 25.09.17

Fund managers need to invest in stocks — not just trade

Subscribers to The Financial Times, please click-through to the news article. Financial Times | 25.09.17

Active management stages a comeback

Industry has closed the gap on passive’s rapid growth since the start of the year. Financial Times | 24.08.2017

Patient capital review great news for trusts

Call it what you like, permanent capital – or patient capital – is a compelling reason to favour closed-end funds, such as investment trusts, over their more popular rivals, unit trusts and other open-ended investment companies or Oeics. Citywire | 02.08.17

Graham Bird discusses recent portfolio performance

Head of Strategic Investments, Graham Bird, discusses the most recent portfolio performance.

Graham Bird discusses Gresham House Strategic Plc portfolio performance

Head of Strategic Investments, Graham Bird, discusses portfolio performance, the companies driving that performance and dividends over the long term.

Gresham House Strategic Plc announces Escape Hunt investment

Graham Bird and Pardip Khroud discuss Gresham House Strategic Plc’s recent investment in Escape Hunt.

Under the bonnet of Gresham House Strategic

Gresham House Strategic recently paid a maiden dividend of 15p. Here the trust’s manager, Graham Bird, offers an insight into the highly concentrated portfolio and type of companies he is targeting. CityWire | 11.04.17