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Why are so many of us unaware we have an Inheritance Tax liability?
Jul 23/07/2021

A recent study conducted by Time Investments has observed that the majority of people have no idea what amount of Inheritance Tax (IHT) will be payable when they die.

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UK Stock Stories - Tracsis
Jul 14/07/2021

As we all start to move around a little more by road and rail, actually meeting people and doing things again, we can all benefit from the contribution of Tracsis PLC, the subject of this month’s Castlefield UK stock story.

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European Stock Story of the Month – Signify
Jul 05/07/2021

Castlefield B.E.S.T Sustainable European Fund Manager, Rory Hammerson, comments on July's European stock story - Signify, a leading player in the lighting industry.

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State Talking with Levenshulme High School
Jun 18/06/2021

Castlefield co-owner and Chartered Financial Analyst, Pooja Shah, was recently invited to give a talk on behalf of Stretford Charity, State Talking to a group of Manchester schoolgirls. In this article she explains what motivated her when she was a young girl, and how she hopes her talk can inspire the next generation.

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UK Stock Stories - RELX
Jun 15/06/2021

In response to the global pandemic, investee company RELX have really stepped up. Drawing on their vast databases and digital publishing expertise, they've helped lawmakers and legal professionals across the world to better understand the legal issues surrounding the disease.

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European Stock Story of the Month – Orpea
Jun 07/06/2021

Responsible investment opportunities can be found in many sectors and industries. One area of structural growth is adult social care, and this month we look at why Castlefield sees an interesting angle for investment in the later years of our lives.

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May engagement update: A government consultation on carbon reporting
May 31/05/2021

In this month’s engagement blog we outline our response to the UK government’s recent consultation to require listed companies to report on their climate-related risks.

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How Has The Global Pandemic Impacted Thoughtful Investing?
May 25/05/2021

How Coronavirus and a global lockdown has influenced investment into ESG focused funds and how this has impacted retail and institutional investors along with fund management houses.

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UK Stock Stories - Inspiration Healthcare
May 12/05/2021

The birth of a child is one of the most amazing events in nature but things don’t always go to plan. In another Castlefield stock story, we introduce Inspiration Healthcare, a company specialising in products for neonatal intensive care units.

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Healthy Markets Initiative – Unilever AGM
May 10/05/2021

Castlefield in collaboration with ShareAction, EQ Investors and Polden Puckham Charitable Foundation, have submitted a question at Unilever’s AGM asking the board to develop a long-term plan to ensure the majority of its sales derive from healthier products in the future.

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