October 27, 2017

Fund Manager Chat: UK Equity Income – Chris White, Head of UK Equities, Premier Asset Management

by Jake Moeller.

Recorded on: October 25, 2017

Chris White, Head of UK Equities at Premier Asset Management, examines the outlook for UK equity income considering yield expectations, growth opportunities and his portfolio positioning in the current market environment.

As well as outlining the unique characteristics of his funds, He also discusses where equity income markets are over-priced, how seeking stocks in mid-caps offers durable income potential as well as diversification. He also considers some of the potential headwinds that might be faced in this popular and competitive sector in 2017 and beyond.

Running Order

Chris White, manager of the Premier Monthly Income Fund and the Premier Income Fund is chatting with Jake Moeller, Head of Lipper UK and Ireland Research at Thomson Reuters in London on October 19, 2017.

About Chris White

Chris White, Premier Asset Management. Photo courtesy Premier AM.

Head of UK Equities, Chris White, joined Premier Asset Management in November 2010 to manage UK income funds and has over 25 years of investment management experience.

Chris manages the Premier Income, Premier Monthly Income and Premier UK Growth Funds and is also co-fund manager of the Premier Optimum Income Fund. Previously, he was with Threadneedle for 7 years as a Director of UK Income Funds.

Chris started his career with Robson Rhodes and has also worked for Charterhouse Tilney and Legg Mason as an investment manager. He holds an honours degree in Economics and is a member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment and the CFA.

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