Alastair Bruce joined M&G in 2011 gaining experience in various areas of the business before joining the global equity team in early 2012. Alastair is now an equity analyst working within the Global Leaders franchise, a team focused on businesses undergoing change. Prior to joining M&G, he spent a year working for the multi-asset team at UBS Global Asset Management. Alastair gained a BSc in economics from the University of Bath and is a CFA charterholder.
The impact of events in Portugal on markets last week has highlighted the apparent vulnerability of European banks en masse to changes in investor perception. Coming from the perspective of an equity investor, one often has to consider the extent to which underlying stock picks are simply driven by larger… Read the article