Year office opened: 1974
Number of staff: 5
Assets under management: £270m
Number of clients: 900
Average portfolio: £300k
Top three fund picks:
• LF Miton US Opportunities
• 3i Infrastructure
• UBS FTSE Rafi Developed Markets 1000
Q&A with James Nield, office director and investment manager at Thesis Asset Management, Chichester (pictured below):
What is your typical client demographic?
An intriguing combination of predominantly retired clients and wealthy individuals in London and elsewhere.
Bullish or bearish?
Bullish. Recent market setbacks have made for some great buying opportunities.
What differentiates your region?
Where else can you find first class culture, sport, scenery and financial services all in such close proximity?
What challenges are facing your local area?
A faster railway line to London would be a help
What is the best thing about living in your region?
The sea is a stone’s throw from the South Downs.
What is a typical saying in your region?
Please can we have a new bypass?