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President Trump And The Low Carbon Economy
Dec 21/12/2016

The Paris Agreement of 2015 on Climate Change came into force on 4th November 2016 and this was a significant step towards effective action on climate change. However, the election of Donald Trump – whose election campaign included talk of ripping up the Paris Agreement – as the next US President has seen some of the optimism generated in Paris disappear. But what does a Trump Presidency mean for the low carbon economy and how can environmentally minded investors respond?

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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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Read our Voting Guidelines

Following on from the publishing of our Stewardship report, we have released our Voting Guidelines...

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Get in touch with our team

We’re available by phone and email, but most of all in person to provide expert advice and assistance.

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The Better Society Awards 2018

Castlefield have been shortlisted for three categories in this year’s Better Society Awards.

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