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Compass January 2021

New year, new lockdown, same old problems - the horror of home schooling… This month Ian Cowie chooses his key investment themes for the year ahead and we hear from the first investment company specialising in energy efficiency.

  • Cherry picking - Ian Cowie highlights three investment themes to prove profitable in 2021.
  • Efficient income - How SDCL Energy Efficiency Income is benefitting from reducing energy wastage.
  • Has value had its time? - Esther Armstrong tackles the age-old debate.

Back issues

May 2018

We're looking at income opportunities from alternative assets including debt, property, infrastructure and specialist investments.

April 2018

We look at the prospects for Russia and Emerging Europe.