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Latest News

From Your Industry| 08:47

Alliance Trust underperforms in Brexit turmoil

Chairman says Brexit meant the trust’s equity holdings “gave up” the outperformance reported in the first five months of the year.

UK| 08:35

Electra appoints CFO amid review

Gavin Manson will join in new role as trust undergoes shake-up.

Jul 19, 2016

Investment trust assets double in a decade

AIC chief executive says trust structure allows managers to take a long-term view without having to deal with large scale redemptions.

Property| Jul 13, 2016

Standard Life sells properties in £328m investment trust

Sell-off amounts to £12.4m in assets.

Jul 11, 2016

JPM Overseas trust to change name after 129 years

Aims to shift discount by adding income focus.

Jul 11, 2016

AIC hits the road to explain income strategies

AIC hits the road to explain investment trust income strategies.

Analysis & Opinion
Crunching data to find stellar players

From Special Report: IA 100 Club Who's In - July 2016| Jul 18, 2016

Crunching data to find stellar players

The methodology behind the Investment Adviser 100 Club 2016.

Closed-ended funds show their resilience

From Special Report: IA 100 Club Who's In - July 2016| Jul 18, 2016

Closed-ended funds show their resilience

Investment trust membership has fallen, but still rival their open-ended counterparts in certain categories.

Forget cowardly annuities and turn to the ‘dividend Heroes’

Jun 22, 2016

Forget cowardly annuities and turn to the ‘dividend Heroes’

A mixture of investing in equities and some alternative assets for diversification, could offer growing income without consuming capital via an...

InterviewfromUK| Jun 06, 2016

‘There are too many players in funds of funds’

Ellie Duncan talks to JPMorgan Asset Management’s Jasper Berens about how the firm is evolving to stay ahead of a changing marketplace.

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Special Reports

Investment Adviser 100 Club - July 2016

Who’s in and who’s out of this year’s elite list of funds and asset managers?

FTAdviser Blog

How trusts could help boost retirement savings

Investment trusts could make a positive difference to the size of a pension pot, argues Sherry-Ann Sweeting of The Scottish Investment Trust.

Special Reports

Investing in Investment Trusts

Is this the turning point for investment trust popularity?

Recent Articles
  1. Investment Adviser 100 Club - July 2016
    From Our Publications| Jul 18, 2016

    Investment Adviser 100 Club - July 2016

    Who’s in and who’s out of this year’s elite list of funds and asset managers?

  2. JPMAM’s Emly returns after leave of absence
    Jul 11, 2016

    JPMAM’s Emly returns after leave of absence

    Took leave of absence due to ill health last year

  3. Woodford trust on worst performing list for June
    Economic Indicators| Jul 08, 2016

    Woodford trust on worst performing list for June

    Patient Capital investment trust lost 13.4 per cent in June.

  4. Brexit prompts investment trust share price jump
    Jul 06, 2016

    Brexit prompts investment trust share price jump

    Two thirds of London-listed investment trusts have seen their share price jump following the EU referendum result.

  5. Elliott Advisors takes stake in British Empire Trust
    Jul 01, 2016

    Elliott Advisors takes stake in British Empire Trust

    Company could face pressure to address discount.

  6. Fund Selector: Engage with governance
    Jun 24, 2016

    Fund Selector: Engage with governance

    It is in your best interests to challenge the independence of investment trusts’ boards.

  7. F&C global small cap trust drops performance fee
    Jun 23, 2016

    F&C global small cap trust drops performance fee

    Change to make the trust more competetive.

  8. JPMAM sideline IPOs in ‘non-year’ for trusts
    Jun 21, 2016

    JPMAM sideline IPOs in ‘non-year’ for trusts

    Simon Crinage cites 2016 sell-off and Brexit vote for ‘lull’ in new vehicle launches.

  9. Invesco promotes Davies on City Merchants trust
    Jun 15, 2016

    Invesco promotes Davies on City Merchants trust

    Rhys Davies has been deputy manager since 2014.

  10. Analysis: Trust managers go off-list
    Jun 15, 2016

    Analysis: Trust managers go off-list

    Investment trusts turn to unlisted shares, but are they too risky, asks Julia Faurschou.

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