Based in Henley-on-Thames, Mark Barnett is responsible for the management of a number of UK equity portfolios, with a focus on the management of open and closed ended vehicles. Mark began his investment career with Mercury Asset Management in 1992. Mark joined Invesco Perpetual in 1996. Since then, he has become one of the team's most experienced fund managers, specialising in UK equity income investing. He graduated in French and Politics from Reading University in 1992 and has passed the associate examinations of the Association for Investment Management and Research (AIMR).
The fund aims to achieve a reasonable level of income, together with capital growth. The fund intends to invest primarily in companies listed in the UK, with the balance invested internationally. In pursuing this objective, the fund managers may include investments that they consider appropriate which include transferable securities, money market instruments, warrants, collective investment schemes, deposits and other permitted investments and transactions.
- United Kingdom