Winterflood urges investors seeking private equity to focus on funds with late-stage portfolios.
Corporate governance body PIRC slams Alliance Trust boss’s payouts.
Alliance Trust’s third largest shareholder has said it will back the trust as the annual general meeting fast approaches.
Manager raises revised upper limit of £800m for Patient Capital investment trust - making it the largest investment trust launch ever.
Board criticised for ‘dictatorial’ approach over rival bid to add new directors.
Chairman Karin Forseke asked shareholders to question who they trust to run Alliance Trust in a letter that urges them to vote against a shake-up.
Analysis & Opinion
The investment trust sector has seen investors favour alternatives.
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Investment trusts may not be sexy or faddish, but they offer what others do not.
Investments| Apr 14, 2015
Corporate governance consultancy PIRC backs proposed new board members, a view which supports Investment Adviser campaign.
Investments| Apr 09, 2015
Group says initial maximum fundraising aim of £500m needs to be extended due to interest in Neil Woodford’s forthcoming investment trust.
Apr 09, 2015
The BlackRock Income Strategies Trust, formerly British Assets, has a new objective under multi-asset approach.
Alternative Investments| Apr 07, 2015
John Laing Infrastructure Fund investment team to be led by Andrew Charlesworth after David Marshall retires on July 1.
Investments| Apr 07, 2015
Institutions and private shareholders voice support for trio of appointments.
Apr 02, 2015
In the latest move in the dispute between the investment trust and Elliot Advisors, Alliance Trust responds to criticisms on performance and charges.
Apr 01, 2015
Closed-ended investment trusts and open-ended Oeics both have their pros and cons