Carbon’s investment philosophy is based on independent, peer-reviewed and time-tested academic evidence. But many investors prefer to rely on hunches and opinions, while some are even downright superstitious. In 2014, three academics looked at superstitious behaviour in the Taiwanese stock … Continued

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It’s back to work for Richie Ramsay, Carbon’s ambassador on The European Tour. So we caught up with the Scot to talk over his ambitions for the 2017 season, beginning with the Middle East Swing, which sees him competing in … Continued

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15th November 2016

Why do costs matter so much?

In Monday’s edition of the Press & Journal, Carbon’s Investment Director, Barry O’Neill used the popular TV show, The Apprentice, to highlight why it is important to be aware of the costs within your investments, and why you should always … Continued

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The ‘Carbon Fivers’ charity cycle has been toasted by Scots round-the-world cyclist and Winning Scotland Foundation ambassador Mark Beaumont at a celebratory event held at Edinburgh’s Botanic Gardens. The Carbon team, who completed climbs totalling 33,500 feet while negotiating the scenic but … Continued

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The hunt for Lord Sugar’s next business partner continues in the hit TV show The Apprentice. This year’s batch of ‘wannabe’ entrepreneurs were tasked with spotting the desirable items amongst a batch of curios and collectibles and then selling them … Continued

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TEAM USA are favourites to end Europe’s stranglehold on the Ryder Cup this year at Hazeltine National Golf Club, Minnesota, USA. The contest will again attract one of the biggest global television audiences for a sporting event, so we asked … Continued

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This Summer we have very much enjoyed the company and talent of two university interns, one from the University of St Andrews, and one from the University of Aberdeen. Minna Bergland, our most recent intern, is a second year Business … Continued

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In Monday’s Press & Journal, Carbon’s Investment Director, Barry O’Neill explains why he believes that the natural order of investment risk and reward will prevail over the long-term, despite the EU Referendum result.    Barry questions why anyone would assume that the fundamental rules … Continued

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Fund manager Maven Capital Partners deserves a huge thank you for generously supporting our 500 mile cycle challenge around the north of Scotland. With only a few days to go until the team sets off, backing like this will no … Continued

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There was glorious weather and great play once again at the Perthshire Chamber of Commerce Golf Day this year, held on the Rannaleroch Course at Strathmore Golf Centre. Carbon has now sponsored this event for five years and it has … Continued

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