Effective companies are about people working well together, says Hugo Young, manager of the Aberdeen Global Asia Pacific Equity Fund.
Katie Potts manages the Herald Investment Trust and the Herald Worldwide Fund, focusing on technology firms with enough market power to keep ahead of the opposition.
Investor Anthony Nutt sought out value in companies, focusing his search on value-rich sectors.
Jean-Marie Eveillard shunned growth stocks in favour of going after value.
Merryn Somerset Webb talks to veteran fund manager Paul Mumford about the secret of his successful career and the stocks he’s buying now.
Edward Thorp initially focused on convertible bonds – bonds that have stock options embedded within them.
Griffin’s first focus was on convertible bond arbitrage, taking advantage of the fact that the price of convertible bonds.
Job Curtis has described himself as a pragmatic value investor, only willing to buy shares that are undervalued in relation to their expected future earnings.
Paul Cabot was one of the first money managers to argue that stocks should form the core of a portfolio.
Charlie Munger was originally a value investor, buying companies that were trading below their book value.
Merryn Somerset Webb talks to investor Mark Slater about how he consistently finds good, growing companies without spending a fortune.