Larry Fink’s 2020 letter to investors gives us more questions than answers

January 22, 2019

Have you read Larry Fink’s 2019 Letter to CEOs? It’s encouraging. And yet…


I have a challenge for …

Short termism: is the message getting through?

November 8, 2018

‘The active (fund) management industry does not add value after fees’ says Stuart Dunbar of Baillie Gifford according to The

Why are so many investment experts so blind?

November 7, 2018

Why are so many investment experts so blind ? It has to be the way they are educated. (Funds

The asset manager who argues against chasing the short term

August 15, 2018

Here’s one asset manager willing to argue that chasing the short term is against ordinary savers’ interests.


‘The chasing …

If the listed company is yesterday’s company, what is tomorrow‘s?

August 8, 2018

According to the Economist, in the USA there is a growing trend for listed companies to be taken private. If …

Stewardship in disruptive times

June 5, 2018

I’m in Singapore, working with Stewardship Asia, that impressive organisation with which Tomorrow’s Company has been proud to be …

Could millennials make a multi trillion dollar investment in stewardship and impact funds?

April 3, 2018

An eight trillion dollar investment for stewardship and impact funds could be coming our way – has your financial adviser …

A Wildean view of M&S shareholder value

February 2, 2018

This letter appeared in The Financial Times on February 10th, 2001


When Oscar Wilde described a cynic as a …

The future of food and energy – investors hold the key as much as any other player 29th June 2015

June 29, 2015

A new strain of MRSA in the food chain is worrying. Guardian Sustainable Business has recently reminded us of the …