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Although James Hambro’s portfolios did go down during the first quarter when coronavirus struck, the quality stocks that the firm tends towards have since rallied strongly. James Horniman reveals the keys to success during a crisis: ‘nimbleness’ and ‘communication’.
‘We’re able to make decisions quickly, so we took action very swiftly when this thing started to develop,’ he says.
Horniman, who personally looks after about £800 million worth of assets, is clearly proud of the firm’s flexibility: ‘I’ve worked in enormous companies where planning takes months and years rather than weeks and months, and that’s just not us.’