World Vegan Day: the future of plant-based investments

If the entire US population stopped eating meat, it would be like taking 60 million cars off the road. With this in mind we decided to interview Carl Stick, manager of Rathbone Income fund – who also happens to be a vegan – on not only his reasoning behind becoming a vegan but also about investing in meat-free alternatives, lab-grown meat and the temptation of cheese…

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