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At Castlefield, we’re not just equity investors. Amongst other things, we also support the charity sector by investing in Retail Charity Bonds.

In this UK Stock Story, David Gorman introduces Learning Technologies Group (LTG). “Our employees are our most important asset.” How many times have we read this bit of vacuous corporate-speak and rolled our eyes?

AIM Stock Story - Eckoh

May 11/05/2022

Cyber & Digital Security is one of our positive investment themes and why we invested in Eckoh PLC. In this AIM portfolio stock feature, David Elton introduces one company making our online lives safer and more efficient

After two years of restrictions, we’re extra keen to get out and talk to people about Castlefield and our thoughtful approach to investing. David Gorman, was at Alliance Manchester Business School, spreading the word.

We dislike the environmental impact of packaging but recognise its importance. Building the machines that assemble things like food and medicine, MPac Group is at the forefront of new developments in packaging.

Cryptocurrencies

March 29/03/2022

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are being advertised in record number, regularly appearing in mainstream media - often with celebrity endorsement and exaggerated claims.

Smart meters are a common sight these days. We invest in Scottish company Smart Metering Systems, which is at the forefront of the government-mandated roll-out of smart meters.

COP 15 – Biodiversity

March 17/03/2022

In this article, European fund manager Rory Hammerson looks at how COP15 is seen as the most critical biodiversity summit in a decade, with natural species declining at unprecedented rates in human history.

When we consider giving with our clients this predominately takes on two forms: charitable giving and making financial gifts to family. With both, there are considerations to be made at tax year end.

This month’s European stock story features Dutch company NX Filtration which provides nanofiltration technology to address issues around water scarcity and water quality.

In this piece, Olivia Bowen looks back at her career (which started at a similar time) and recounts how the world of ethical investment has progressed and how our clients are still at the forefront of ESG.

In our "What we've been reading" book review series, Castlefield co-owner Nathan Cameron discusses the impassioned climate catastrophe call to action: 'The Uninhabitable Earth' by David Wallace-Wells.