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Ollie Beckett

Portfolio Manager
Ollie Beckett | Janus Henderson Investors

Ollie Beckett is a Portfolio Manager of European equities at Janus Henderson Investors responsible for the European Small Cap strategy. Ollie first joined Henderson as an assistant portfolio manager for European equities upon the firm’s merger with AMP Asset Management in 1998 and was named fund manager in 1999. He moved to the Global Technology Team in 2000. He left Henderson in 2003 to pursue other interests before returning to his current role with the firm in 2005.

Ollie received a BA degree (Hons) in economics and government from the University of Manchester. He has 27 years of financial industry experience.

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The European Smaller Companies Trust – Q3 Commentary 2022
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The European Smaller Companies Trust – Q3 Commentary 2022

Ollie Beckett, Portfolio Manager of The European Smaller Companies Trust, delivers an update on the Company, highlighting factors currently impacting European markets, the key drivers of performance, and recent portfolio activity.

European Smaller Companies Trust – It’s always darkest before the dawn
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European Smaller Companies Trust – It’s always darkest before the dawn

This research explores the macro and micro-economic factors currently affecting European markets and highlights why Portfolio Manager, Ollie Beckett – despite the negativity and volatility – believes that European smaller companies and ESCT could be well placed to deliver long-term growth for investors.

The European Smaller Companies Trust Fund Manager Commentary – August 2022
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The European Smaller Companies Trust Fund Manager Commentary – August 2022

Ollie Beckett, Portfolio Manager of The European Smaller Companies Trust, delivers an update on the Trust highlighting the key drivers of performance and portfolio activity in August.

The European Smaller Companies Trust Fund Manager Commentary – July 2022
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The European Smaller Companies Trust Fund Manager Commentary – July 2022

Ollie Becket, Portfolio Manager of The European Smaller Companies Trust, delivers an update on the Trust highlighting the key drivers of performance in July and recent portfolio activity. Ollie also provides an outlook for the coming months.

The European Smaller Companies Trust – Investing in the market leaders of tomorrow
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The European Smaller Companies Trust – Investing in the market leaders of tomorrow

In this article, Ollie Beckett, Portfolio Manager of The European Smaller Companies Trust (ESCT), formerly the TR European Growth Trust, examines what the market leaders of tomorrow might look like and focuses on the prospects for specific stocks within key areas.

The European Smaller Companies Trust Fund Manager Commentary – June 2022
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The European Smaller Companies Trust Fund Manager Commentary – June 2022

Ollie Beckett, Portfolio Manager of The European Smaller Companies Trust, delivers an update on the Trust highlighting they key drivers of performance over the month of June and outlines recent portfolio activity.

Edison: The European Smaller Companies Trust – Does what it says on the tin
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Edison: The European Smaller Companies Trust – Does what it says on the tin

Recently commissioned research from Edison highlights why now is the time to consider The European Smaller Companies Trust.

European smaller companies: fertile ground for active stock pickers
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European smaller companies: fertile ground for active stock pickers

Find out why European smaller companies offer bountiful opportunity for active stock pickers.

European smaller companies: fertile ground for active stock pickers

European smaller companies: fertile ground for active stock pickers

Find out why European smaller companies offer bountiful opportunity for active stock pickers.

The case for European small cap stocks
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The case for European small cap stocks

In this podcast, Portfolio Manager Ollie Beckett talks about the changes to the Trust, how he is navigating the current market environment, and where he is finding opportunities. Ollie also touches on the outlook for European smaller companies in a world full of uncertainty.

Don’t overlook the Euro-small cap opportunity
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Don’t overlook the Euro-small cap opportunity

Ollie Beckett, Portfolio Manager of The European Smaller Companies Trust, provides an update on the Trust – discussing factors currently affecting the European market, including supply chain disruptions, higher inflation, and energy costs. Ollie also highlights how he is navigating this market environment and why European smaller companies might be positioned to benefit from the transition towards clean energy.

The European Smaller Companies Trust: Finding tomorrow’s winners
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The European Smaller Companies Trust: Finding tomorrow’s winners

In a comprehensive research report, The European Smaller Companies Trust examine the results of over 3,000 companies across Europe and the UK in order to assess the historic performance, contemporary landscape and long-term outlook for smaller European companies.