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.
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?
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.
The fee changes are the result of a new strategy being adopted by the trust.
The manager sum’s up the trust’s objectives as he explains that ‘we just want nice little businesses run by ho
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.
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.
The investment trust was put ‘under review’ in June following the suspension of the Woodford Equity Income fund.
We assess the prospects for current Rated Fund laggards and update the status of funds previously flagged for issues of concern.