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How Tufton found its place at the heart of global trade

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Exhaustive research and a fanatical attention to detail has given the transport strategy traction in a crucial but under-explored sector

Exhaustive research and a fanatical attention to detail has given the transport strategy traction in a crucial but under-explored sector

Stock picker fund managers often boast about their in-depth research into companies, but few go to the extent that the managers of the Tufton Transport Investment Fund have.

For example, the global long/short equity fund, co-managed by Andrew Barker in London and Raymond Maguire in Hong Kong, uses supply-demand models to track and value every commercial aircraft in the world, and watches movements of cargo on trucks from the factory in China to its destination