Prior to joining GAM in March 2017, Matthew was Head of Global Equities at Henderson Global Investors for five years. Matt’s previous experience includes a number of portfolio manager roles at Trinity Street Asset Management, JP Morgan Asset Management and Mercury Asset Management/Merrill Lynch Investment Managers. Matthew holds a BA (Hons) degree in politics and modern history from the University of Manchester and is a CFA charterholder. He was born in 1975 and is a UK citizen.
9 February 2018Time to Get Active: A Cyclical View
GAM’s Matthew Beesley explores the historic dynamic between the outperformance of active versus passive funds and discovers that it demonstrates deeply cyclical tendencies.
Monday, October 02, 2017Active Management Fights Back!
Over the last few years, competition has increased in the asset management industry, fees have been under pressure and performance among active managers has, in aggregate, been disappointing. It wasn’t always this way. And we think it won’t be this way as we look forward.