James Thomson

James is manager of the Rathbone Global Opportunities Fund, and was appointed as a Board Director of Rathbone Unit Trust Management in November 2006.

James joined Rathbones in October 2000, having graduated from Cornell University in New York, with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He has been involved in the management of the Fund since its inception in 2001. Between November 2003 and June 2005, he assumed responsibility for the day-to-day management of the portfolio, under the auspices of Julian Chillingworth, and in July 2005, was named sole manager.

James holds the Investment Management Certificate and the Securities Institute Diploma. He is a Fellow of the Securities Institute.

Investing with EQ

EQ offers a choice of investment strategies. We use these strategies to build and manage individual portfolios of investments for our clients:

Best Ideas

Best Ideas

Our signature portfolios invest in the very best ideas unearthed by our research team, unconstrained across all asset types.
Low Cost

Low Cost

The name says it all. These portfolios invest mainly in low cost funds that track the performance of stockmarket indices.
Positive Impact

Positive Impact

Not just good investments, but investments that do good. These portfolios are carefully screened for social and environmental impact.
Income

Income

These portfolios have been designed for those investors who have begun to withdraw fundfs from their portfolios.