James Carthew

James started his career at M&G in 1984 where he wrote research on a wide variety of UK companies and managed a number of UK equity funds and M&G's Fund of Investment Trusts. From 2001-2010 he managed Advance UK Trust PLC, a global fund of funds that promoted good corporate governance within the closed-end fund industry. In 2013 he co-founded Marten & Co, which helps companies communicate with existing and potential shareholders, and operates the QuotedData website. James writes articles on the closed-end fund industry for a number of publications.