Broker claims “horrific” year for the World Mining trust leaves credibility “damaged” and claims “disappointing” fee cut does not go far enough.
Oil prices and inflation have been falling, but it’s not always clear how to exploit either trend.
Cuts to government levies on oil producers will have little effect, fund managers claim.
Group’s World Mining trust will be managed by Evy Hambro and Olivia Markham once Catherine Raw leaves the asset manager.
Chancellor outlines plans for £1.3bn package of support measures as price of crude oil remains at low levels.
Investing in gold mine suppliers rather than mines might be wise.
Analysis & Opinion
Commodities can offer interesting opportunities for passive investors if they know what to look for.
Diverse sources of demand suggest gold has not yet lost its lustre for investors.
Investors look to dip their toe into the asset class as prices stay lower.
UK| Mar 09, 2015
Tumbling share prices of oil and gas firms have piqued the interest of Aberforth’s managers.
Feb 12, 2015
Bradley George to relinquish role as head of Investec's commodities & resources team to become managing director of its US client group.
Investment Trusts| Feb 04, 2015
Baker Steel Resources manager claims sector is ‘near the bottom’ as he seeks to raise £100m.
Economic Indicators| Jan 23, 2015
Stockmarkets continue to react positively to the quantitative easing from the European Central Bank.
Jan 16, 2015
International Energy Agency predicts slower growth from non-Opec producers and says “signs are mounting the tide will turn” for the oil price.
Jan 13, 2015
China ups crude oil imports by nearly 20 per cent in December but the oil price slips to $45.