Investment trusts

How to survive the fixed-income desert

Finger on the Pulse: income-starved investors should not despair, explains Tom Becket in our new monthly column in which professional investors tip some of their best fund or trust ideas.

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Danger lurks for investment trust investors when big share buybacks are promised

Templeton Emerging Markets may need to sell up to 25% of its assets if it fails to perform well. Do such conditional tender offers best serve private investors or institutional activists?

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Family fortunes: the pull of the Rothschild and Cayzer family-controlled trusts

RIT Capital Partners and Caledonia value the preservation of family wealth above all, so five-year returns of around 70% from both trusts is pretty good going. We share their distinctive investment approaches.

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JPMorgan American trust waives fee following manager change and scraps performance fee

The fee changes are the result of a new strategy being adopted by the trust. 

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Hugh Young on how he has revamped Aberdeen Standard Asia Focus

The manager sums up the trusts objectives as he explains that we just want nice little businesses run by ho

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Top 10 most popular investment trusts: July 2019

Scottish Mortgage has knocked Woodford Patient Capital off the top spot, to reclaim its crown as the most popular investment trust among customers of interactive investor.

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What can investors expect from India’s Modi operandi?

Narendra Modi’s election win has reinforced optimism about the Indian economy’s potential to grow and the efficacy of his reforms. However, investors seeking to benefit will have to be patient.

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Woodford Patient Capital – rating removed

The investment trust was put under review in June following the suspension of the Woodford Equity Income fund.

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Money Observer Rated Funds mid-year review: laggards and watchlist

We assess the prospects for current Rated Fund laggards and update the status of funds previously flagged for issues of concern.

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