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Ed Legget to join Artemis UK equity team

23 Jun 2015

Tim Steer, who manages the GBP737 million Artemis UK Growth Fund, has decided to retire from Artemis at the end of this year. To replace Tim, Ed Legget will be joining Artemis later this year from Standard Life Investments, where he managed the GBP1.3 billion UK Equity Unconstrained Fund.

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Artemis launches two more US equity funds

23 Oct 2014

Artemis is pleased to confirm that on Monday, 27 October 2014, it will be launching two more US OEIC funds.

The two funds are:

  • Artemis US Smaller Companies Fund, managed by Cormac Weldon
  • Artemis US Absolute Return Fund, managed by Stephen Moore

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Artemis launches three new US equity funds

15 Sep 2014

Artemis is pleased to open today the offer period for its three, new US OEIC funds. The offer period will run until Monday 22 September, and until then shares in the funds will be priced at 100p/share.

The three funds are:

  • Artemis US Equity Fund, managed by Cormac Weldon
  • Artemis US Select Fund, managed by Cormac Weldon
  • Artemis US Extended Alpha Fund, managed by Stephen Moore

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Artemis hires a further manager for its SmartGARP® funds.

03 Jun 2014

Artemis Investment Management LLP is delighted to confirm that Raheel Altaf has joined them today as a fund manager. He will work alongside Philip Wolstencroft and Peter Saacke, managing the three funds that Philip and Peter run – Artemis Capital, European Growth and Global Growth - using Artemis’ proprietary stock-screening tool, SmartGARP.

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Seven of Threadneedle’s North American team join Artemis

07 May 2014

In January, Artemis Investment Management LLP announced that the two senior members of Threadneedle’s North American equities team – Cormac Weldon and Stephen Moore – would be joining Artemis.

Artemis now confirms that another five members of that team have also joined Artemis with effect from today: fund manager William Warren and analysts Olivia Miller, Chris Kent, Nafis Chowdhury and Paul Gannon.

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Artemis appointed to manage Mid Wynd International Investment Trust plc (“the Company”)

30 Apr 2014

The Board of Directors of the Company has carried out a review of the Company’s management arrangements. In place of the present manager, Baillie Gifford, Artemis Investment Management LLP (“Artemis”) will be appointed as investment manager with effect from 1 May 2014. The investment policy will continue to focus on global equities. The Company’s GBP76 million portfolio will be managed by Artemis’ Global Select team, led by Simon Edelsten.

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Artemis to launch a new Pan-European Fund …

29 Apr 2014

Artemis Investment Management LLP is pleased to announce the proposed launch of the Artemis Pan-European Absolute Return Fund – subject to regulatory approval.

The new Artemis Pan-European Absolute Return Fund will be managed jointly by Tim Steer and Paul Casson, and is based on the Artemis Pan-European Hedge Fund strategy (formerly Artemis UK Hedge Fund), a Cayman Islands-domiciled vehicle managed by Tim since 2009. When Paul Casson joined Artemis in April 2013 from Henderson, the Cayman fund broadened its opportunity set to include Pan-European equities.

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Artemis re-launches hedge fund

06 Sep 2013

Artemis Investment Management LLP has secured investors’ approval and re-launched today its Dublin-listed UK hedge fund, run by Tim Steer, as the Artemis Pan-European Hedge Fund. The $60 million fund will now seek to exploit long and short opportunities right across Europe.

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Artemis appoints new Head of Product & Distribution Development

27 Aug 2013

Artemis Investment Management LLP is delighted to announce with effect from today the appointment of Alan Gadd as Head of Product & Distribution Development.

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Artemis strengthens UK Growth team

19 Apr 2013

Artemis Investment Management LLP is delighted to announce that Paul Casson has joined them to help Tim Steer manage the GBP504 million Artemis UK Growth Fund, segregated institutional UK Growth accounts and the Artemis UK Hedge Fund.

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Key Investor Information Documents (KIIDs)

14 Apr 2012

All Artemis funds will comply with the UCITS IV Directive and have a with a Key Investor Information Document (KIID).

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Artemis to launch new European fund

28 Sep 2011

Artemis Investment Management LLP, the independent specialist manager of £10.9 billion (as at 31/8/11, Source, Artemis), is to launch its 14th unit trust on 17 October 2011. Managed by Mark Page and Laurent Millet, the Artemis European Opportunities Fund intends to exploit the managers’ proven stock-picking expertise in this sector.

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Investing in utilities?

21 Jul 2011

Utilities are often hostage to global energy and coal prices, and have limited ability to pass on prices. Secondly, utilities are often seen as nationally strategic, sensitive assets with limited potential. And they are highly regulated.

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Artemis hires new European managers

18 May 2011

To expand their existing capacity in European equity strategies, Artemis is pleased to announce that Mark Page and Laurent Millet will be joining them from Liverpool Victoria Asset Management (LVAM) in early September.

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Artemis hires new global equities team

03 May 2011

Artemis, the independent specialist fund manager, is pleased to announce that Simon Edelsten and Alex Illingworth will be joining them today. Simon and Alex will begin building a global stock-picking franchise for both institutional and retail clients, and will expand Artemis’ existing capacity in global strategies.

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Artemis to launch new energy fund

22 Feb 2011

Artemis Investment management LLP, the independent specialist manager of some £12 billion, is to launch its 12th unit trust on 11 April 2011. Managed by John Dodd*, the Artemis Global Energy Fund will exploit the manager’s proven stock-picking expertise in this sector.

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