YCG Investments
“If you buy above average businesses at below average prices, on average, we believe you should come out ahead.” — Brian Yacktman

News Items

Our Newsroom provides a place for our clients and the general public to read any press releases regarding our firm. Please find below the links to such articles and news releases for your reading pleasure.

An Options-Enhanced Value Strategy

Advisor Perspectives
May 25, 2016

Bob Huebscher caught up with Brian Yacktman and interviewed him on May 25, 2016. Brian Yacktman is Chief Investment Officer, Portfolio Manager, and a Principal of YCG. Brian has been managing money for over a decade.  read full text...

Manual of Ideas Interview with Brian Yacktman & Elliott Savage

Manual of Ideas Issue August 2015
August 06, 2015

Exclusive Interview with YCG Investments: We are pleased to bring you our recent interview with Brian Yacktman and Elliott Savage of Austin, Texas-based YCG Investments.  read full text...

What's left for eBay after the Paypal breakup?

CNBC
July 16, 2015

Brian Yacktman, a longtime eBay investor, originally bought the stock because of PayPal, but expects to maintain shares of both after the split.  read full text...

Brian Yacktman's Flagship Strategy Reaches Significant 5-Year Milestone Mark and Becomes Available Through a Mutual Fund

BusinessWire
September 10, 2013

YCG, LLC, formerly known as Yacktman Capital Group, LLC, reached the milestone of a 5-year track record with its flagship Concentrated with Option Enhancement Composite Strategy. The firm has now launched a no-load mutual fund which utilizes the same investment strategy. The fund is managed by Brian Yacktman, formerly of Yacktman Asset Management, and co-managed by Elliott Savage, formerly of Highside Capital Management, a multi-billion dollar long-short equity hedge fund.  read full text...