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How do people live on the breadline and how can we all help those who are homeless
Dec 20/12/2016

Over the last few years, ever since I was encouraged by one of my clients at Castlefield Advisory Partners in Oxford, I have made a habit of dedicating one week of the year to successfully complete the Breadline Challenge. The Breadline Challenge is a campaign to raise awareness of what it can be like to be hungry in Britain today.

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Save The Children Christmas Jumper Day
Dec 20/12/2016

Last week at Castlefield HQ in Manchester staff showed their festive side by donning their seasonal knitwear for Save the Children.

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Movember Success
Nov 30/11/2016

Movember success for Castlefield as they raise £1000 for 'The Movember Foundation'

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Donald Trump Wins U.S. Election
Nov 09/11/2016

Trump wins the U.S. Election. What does this mean?

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The rise of the tracker investor and consequences for society and the environment
Nov 03/11/2016

“Tracker” or “passive” funds have become hugely popular investment products, with more than £16.7 billion invested in the UK’s nine biggest funds...

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The Castlefield Manchester Sermon
Oct 26/10/2016

On the 14th of October, Manchester Cathedral hosted the Castlefield Manchester Sermon as part of the Manchester Literature Festival

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Manchester Literature Festival Launch
Oct 14/10/2016

Catherine Hughes meets Rachel Cooke and Katie Popperwell at the Manchester Literature Festival

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Forestry Visit
Oct 10/10/2016

Over the years, we have invested in a number of funds offered by FIM Services Limited. Established in 1979, FIM is an alternative investment manager specialising in real asset investments, specifically forestry and renewable energy.

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September, the month of Reduce, Reuse and Recycle - Helen Tandy
Oct 07/10/2016

We now live in a world of mixed messages, we are encouraged to recycle, to reduce the rubbish going to landfill but then we also live in an increasingly throwaway society. Shops over-package things, as we are more interested in what an item looks like on the outside then the product inside. What do we then do to use the product? We throw away the packaging that made it look so outwardly pretty.

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The Masquerade of Democracy at Sports Direct
Sep 14/09/2016

In order to make wise investment decisions it is important for investment professionals to pay close attention to how a company is run. This necessitates a strong focus on corporate governance.

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Read our 2020 Voting Guidelines

As investors, we vote at company AGMs. It’s a responsibility we take seriously. Read the updated Voting Guidelines.

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Climate Change in a Covid-19 World

How climate change risks sliding down the political agenda due to COVID-19 and what investors can do about it.

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