Hargreave Hale - About us

ABOUT HARGREAVE HALE

Established in 1897, Hargreave Hale has evolved into a leading fund manager and provider of investment management and stockbroking services to individuals, families, corporate entities, charities, trusts, solicitors, accountants and intermediaries. As of November 2016, Hargreave Hale has more than 250 employees spread across 9 offices in the United Kingdom, including 14 members of its fund management team. On 18 September 2017, Hargreave Hale Ltd became part of the wealth management division of the Canaccord Genuity Group.


Hargreave Hale mandates includes:

  • Marlborough Multi-Cap Income Fund
  • Marlborough Multi-Cap Growth Fund
  • Marlborough Multi-Cap European Fund
  • Marlborough Special Situations Fund
  • Marlborough UK Micro-Cap Growth Fund
  • Marlborough UK Nano-Cap Fund
  • Marlborough Extra Income Fund
  • Hargreave Hale AIM VCT 1 plc
  • Hargreave Hale AIM VCT 2 plc

THE VCT MANAGEMENT TEAM

The investment portfolios are co-managed by Giles Hargreave and Oliver Bedford, with support from Joshua Northrop and the rest of Hargreave Hale’s fund management team of 14. The fund management team manages over £4 billion (27 Sep 2016), including more than £2.3 billion invested in small companies. Along with the scale of the investment in small companies and their track record, the breadth of the team and their reach into the market help attract Qualifying Investment deal flow.

Giles Hargreave

Giles Hargreave

Giles Hargreave is the head of Hargreave Hale's fund management team and manager of the Marlborough Special Situations Fund. He also co-manages the Marlborough UK Micro Cap Growth Fund, the Marlborough UK Nano-Cap Growth Fund and both VCTs.

Oliver Bedford BSc MCSI

Oliver Bedford BSc MCSI

Oliver Bedford graduated from Durham University in 1995 with a degree in Chemistry. He served in the British Army for 9 years before joining Hargreave Hale in 2004. Oliver co-manages the VCTs with Giles Hargreave and supports other unit trusts as part of the fund management team.

Joshua Northop BSc

Joshua Northop BSc

Joshua joined Hargreave Hale in September 2013 as an analyst, having graduated with a joint honours degree in Economics and Human Geography from University College London. Now an Assistant Fund Manager, Joshua supports Giles Hargreave and Oliver Bedford on Hargreave Hale's Venture Capital Trust mandates, whilst still providing coverage of UK smaller companies for the wider funds team. He is a CFA Charterholder.