Investment trusts

Neil Woodford fund closure highlights key investment trust advantage

In the fourth episode of the Trust Tactics series, Kyle Caldwell explains the key structural advantage investment trusts have over open-ended funds.

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Why being a buy-and-hold investor makes sense

Indriatti van Hien, deputy fund manager of the Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust, explains what it means to invest for the long term and why it is so important.

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Spotlight on Alliance Trust: has move to multi-manager approach worked?

Two years ago, the board of Alliance Trust sacked its internal manager and switched to a multi-manager approach, in a bid to improve performance. How the overhaul is shaping up?

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Yields of 6%-plus: the attractions of renewable energy trusts

We look at the popular infrastructure sector, and in particular review the latest additions to the burgeoning fields of renewable energy and storage.

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Top 10 most popular investment trusts – May 2019

Woodford Patient Capital went up the rankings, while Scottish Mortgage, Smithson and City of London all held the same spots as the previous month.

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Woodford should waive fee, says James Anderson

Following the suspension of Woodford Equity Income, Anderson also argues access to unlisted companies is vital for investors.

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Why our fund experts remain cautious despite risk asset rally

Developed and emerging market stockmarkets have bounced back, but our five fund experts are mindful that what goes up can also come crashing down.

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Lowland Investment Company: UK domestics are unpopular and great value

Laura Foll, Co-Fund Manager of Lowland Investment Company, explains the latest portfolio activity and why the team see value in UK domestic companies.

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Henderson Far East Income: China trade war? No worries (video)

Mike Kerley, fund manager for Henderson Far East Income, gives an update on the fund’s portfolio activity and why China’s trade war poses little threat.

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