本基金的投资目标为主要透过投资於大部分盈利来自种植或饲养任何商 品(普遍称为农业或软商品)有关的活动之公司，从而达致长远资产价值增 长。
James joined Barings as an investment analyst on the Global Resources Fund in 2008 and was promoted to portfolio manager in 2010. He is the co-manager of the Barings Global Resources Fund and the Barings Global Agriculture Fund. Prior to Barings, James worked as an Assistant Fund Manager on a UK equity long/short hedge fund at BC Asset Management between June 2002 and January 2008. James holds a BSc in Banking and International Finance from Cass Business School, City University, London. He was awarded the Investment Management Certificate in 2002 and the CFA designation in 2006.