This section of our website is devoted to our thinking on various topics relating to the asset management industry, private equity, markets and financial services in general.  These pieces may be provocative, controversial, light-hearted or even sometimes trivial but we are a firm with strong views – especially in relation to the asset management and private equity sectors. You may not agree with everything we write here but hopefully, it is clear that we are passionate about what we do and believe that a healthy dialogue is always the best way to stimulate change for the better.

7th April 2021

Lessons from the descent of BlueMountain

The following article was written by Ryan Sinnott and published by The Financial Times in […]


29th March 2021

Different Worlds.

I’ve been in asset management for more than thirty years; much of it in […]


12th January 2021

1 + 1 = 1.5

As I get older – and perhaps more cynical, I find that the more the asset […]


8th January 2021

Vanity, sanity, reality

“Our greatest assets are our people” This is one of the most trite, overused phrases […]


27th October 2020

Umbrellas in the rain

“A banker is a fellow who lends his umbrella when the sun is shining and […]