Investment trusts

Money Observer Investment Trust Awards 2019: the winners

We unveil the 15 award-winning superstar trusts with top performers drawn from all corners of the closed-ended universe.

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Winners of the 2019 Medals for Monthly Money

Investing a monthly amount into investment trusts negates problems with market timing and should build up to a tidy sum over time, as returns from the winners of our Medals for Monthly Money awards demonstrate.

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Baillie Gifford to shut down its investment trust savings schemes

Baillie Gifford has joined the growing number of investment trust managers moving to offer a new home for holdings invested directly with them.

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A year of two halves

Alex Crooke, fund manager of the Bankers Investment Trust, explains how the team is preparing for a different investment landscape in the second half of 2019.

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How investors can find investment trust bargains

Tips on how investors can find and take advantage of investment trust discount opportunities.

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Meet the non-UK investment trusts with high yields and solid returns

Overseas investment trusts offer investors more exotic income sources that can also act as counterweights to UK-centric risks.

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How to generate a sustainable monthly income from your investments

Pension freedoms have given us more control over our finances – but how can you ensure a regular income? We share ways to arrange your investments to generate a steady monthly payout.

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What are Rated Funds and how are they chosen?

Choosing an investment fund should not be based on strong past performance in isolation.

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The best route to profit from rapid growth unlisted companies offer

Unlisted firms can deliver high returns but are difficult to acquire, which is where investment trusts come in.

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