Based in Henley-on-Thames, Tim Dickson is responsible for the management of a number of Asian equity mandates, specialising in Asian equity income investing at Invesco Perpetual. He began his career in 1993 with the Bank of England, where he joined its Banking Supervision team before specialising as an Asian analyst within its highly regarded International division. Building on his central bank experience, in particular in respect of the Asian territories, Tim joined F&C Investments in 1998, where he became an assistant director on their Pacific equities desk. He then joined Scottish Widows Investment Partnership in 2005 as an investment director covering global emerging markets and Asia before joining Invesco Perpetual in August 2008. Tim holds a BSc in Economics from the City University, an MSc in Economics from the University of London and is a CFA charterholder.
The fund aims to generate a rising level of income together with long term capital growth by investing primarily in shares of companies in Asia and Australasia (excluding Japan). In pursuing this objective, the fund managers may include investments that they consider appropriate which include transferable securities, money market instruments, warrants, collective investment schemes, deposits and other permitted investments and transactions.
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