NEWS & VIEWS BLOG
At the time of writing world stock markets have fallen in value by 10%-15% over the last 3 months of 2018. This is the worst world stock markets performance since 2008 when we experienced the global financial crisis. Is this a stock market crash or a long-awaited and...read more
Regular readers of this blog will be aware that we launched our first fund, The CCM Intelligent Wealth Fund, on 16 April this year. The fund invests in 8 sectors of the future. We have recently decided to add a 9th sector - Longevity. I attended the Master Investor...read more
World stock markets have fallen at least 10% over the last month or so at the time of writing and prospects look pretty dim for at least the next few weeks if not months and years! So what should a fund manager do when confronted by such dismal prospects for the fund...read more
Needless to say we are delighted with the progress of our new fund, The CCM Intelligent Wealth Fund, since it was launched on 16 April this year. We pride ourselves on our research. We consider it the key to our present and future success. We are restless in...read more
We pride ourselves on our fund research process, which we consider to be superior to most other fund managers’ research techniques. Why do I make such a bold statement? Well I know it is early days as The CCM Intelligent Wealth Fund has only been trading for less than...read more
At the time of writing I am delighted to say that after just four months and 21 days our fund has achieved a return of 7.32% and grown in size to £7.3 million. This means that the pro rata annual compound growth rate of the fund is about 20% which is outstanding by...read more
Why we recently became members of PRI which stands for Principles of Responsible Investment (Principles). All signatories to the cause have to sign the following commitment statement. “As institutional investors, we have a duty to act in the best long-term interests...read more
We have unashamedly chosen the 8 themes of the CCM Intelligent Wealth Fund from a book called Fast Forward by Jim Mellon and Al Chalabi in which the authors predicted these were the sectors with the greatest potential growth in the future. We agree. These are the 8...read more
Our new fund, the CCM Intelligent Wealth Fund, invests in innovative and disruptive companies that are shaping our future in the following 8 themes; Biotechnology Robotics 3D printing Internet of Things Renewable energy Banking payment systems Transport Media A short...read more
As most of us are aware globally we are currently going through the fourth industrial revolution. It is perhaps more accurately described as an emerging technologies revolution characterised by a blending or merging of the physical, digital and biological worlds. It...read more
As a new fund manager with one new fund I am justly proud of the CCM Intelligent Wealth Fund because it is of course my baby. However, this isn’t just new boy enthusiasm rather it is based on pride about how well we have structured our fund. Our fund is deliberately...read more
When Gordon Gekko preached that “Greed is good” in the film Wall Street in 1987 he epitomised the eighties’ era of booming stockmarkets, corporate raiders and the unethical and greedy behaviour of stockbrokers. Thankfully we have moved on from those times or have we?...read more
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