A global outlook podcast

In this podcast we are joined by abrdn's economist Luke Bartholomew as well as Ben Ritchie, co-manager of Dunedin Income Growth Investment Trust, Bruce Stout, manager of Murray International Trust, and James Thom, manager of Aberdeen New Dawn Investment Trust.

Luke gives his thoughts on the extraordinary twelve months we've just witnessed, while our respective investment managers engage in some crystal ball gazing on what we might expect in 2021.

Recorded on 23 November 2020.


An update from our co-managers, Georgina Cooper and Ben Ritchie


An update from our co-managers, Georgina Cooper and Ben Ritchie

In this podcast we are introduced to new co-manager of the Trust, Georgina Cooper. Georgina and her fellow co-manager Ben Ritchie explain how they will work together to build on the momentum of the last few years as well as looking at recent portfolio changes and discussing their thoughts about what the future might hold.

Recorded on Monday 28th September 2020


Discrete performance (%)

Year ending 30/09/20 30/09/19 30/09/18 30/09/17 30/09/16
Share Price (4.9) 11.1 4.6 9.7 14.8
NAVA (3.8) 8.1 4.2 9.2 18.2
FTSE All-Share (16.6) 2.7 5.9 11.9 16.8

A Including current year revenue. Total return; NAV to NAV, net income reinvested, GBP. Share price total return is on a mid-to-mid basis. Dividend calculations are to reinvest as at the ex-dividend date. NAV returns based on NAVs with debt valued at fair value. Source: Aberdeen Asset Managers Limited, Lipper and Morningstar. Past performance is not a guide to future results.



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