Rosemary Banyard

Hosted by Judith Mackenzie & Rosemary Banyard

ILT008 A Day in the Life of a Fund Manager: Season Finale Insights from Judith Mackenzie & Rosemary Banyard | Part 8


In the final episode of the season, Judith and Rosemary delve into the intricacies of a day in the life of a fund manager. They discuss their roles and responsibilities, which include selecting and monitoring investments, communicating with shareholders, and dealing with regulatory requirements. They share insights into their typical weeks, which vary greatly and can be unpredictable due to market announcements.

The episode also highlights the challenges posed by regulatory demands and the importance of long-term investment. The managers reflect on their most rewarding moments, their involvement in additional commitments such as charities, and provide advice for aspiring fund managers. The episode concludes with book and show recommendations.


01:24 Roles and Responsibilities of a Fund Manager

04:08 Weekly Routine and Unexpected Challenges

04:33 Research and Communication

06:44 Regulatory Demands and Governance

12:23 Working from Home and Travel

14:31 Advice for Aspiring Fund Managers

15:21 Challenges and Frustrations

18:52 Proudest Moments and Giving Back

23:53 Career Path and Opportunities

27:16 Book and Podcast Recommendations

31:30 Conclusion and Season Wrap-Up

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Disclaimer: This presentation is for educational purposes only. All opinions and information are for demonstrational purposes and do not constitute investment advice. Trading and investing carries a high level of risk and are not right for everyone. If you need financial advice, consult with a regulated financial adviser in your country before making any decisions.


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