Rick's Interview with Michael Hughes
Posted 16 Jul 2020 by Rick Irwin, CFP, CLU
This morning, Rick spoke with Michael Hughes of GuardCap Asset Management, the UK division of Toronto based asset manager, Guardian Capital. Guardian has partnered with BMO to offer the BMO Concentrated Global Equity Fund and BMO Concentrated Global Balanced Funds. Michael is the client portfolio manager, who is part of the investment management team and tasked with the role of meeting with clients to discuss the GuardCap investment philosophy. In this short Q&A session Michael gives his perspectives on their approach to picking global stocks, the benefits of active management, investing in the age of COVID, and using the principles of ESG as part of their investment process. Hopefully you find the content meaningful and we look forward to bringing you more fund company interviews in the future.