Stewardship and engagement
We are not ESG evangelists but as fundamental long-term investors, we consider it a sensible part of company analysis to assess corporate governance, as well as the management of social and environmental issues. This forms a part of our risk assessment of business fundamentals. We believe that ignoring ESG factors may lead to an incomplete understanding of the risks to an investment case, and may consequently result in the wrong investment decisions.
Our investment strategies
The firm manages several types of equity portfolio: global (including EAFE and International All Cap Select Equities), global equity income, global smaller companies, and emerging markets. The strategies share the same investment philosophy based on contrarian bottom up stock selection and patience.
The Oldfield Partners team
Our investment team brings together decades of collective experience in value investing, consistently applied during market cycles. Our culture is investment-led and summed up in a few words: collegiate, supportive, founded on intellectual curiosity and focussed on long term results.
For investors, Argentina represents both one of the most attractive markets, but also one of the most challenging. Change however is afoot. Read our analysis of the Argentinian election from Associate Portfolio Manager Charles Sunnucks.
In our latest OP Insight, EM team member Charles Sunnucks analyses current events and their relevance to our Emerging Markets strategy.