17 May 2021
It is received wisdom in the world of investing that the markets offering the highest returns are usually rather risky. Sinking your life savings into emerging markets equities, for example, may pay off spectacularly well, but it may also be the worst decision you ever made – volatility is like that.
But portfolio manager Duncan Sanford may have found one market that offers the returns without so much of the nail-biting: Yorkshire.
A director at Surrey-based Mole Valley Asset Management (MVAM), he launched the Yorkshire T20 portfolio in March 2020 and 12 months later its value had soared by a staggering 70 per cent. That’s the kind of return on investment that raises eyebrows.