Trusts push ahead with H1 fee cuts, but note of caution sounded
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Markets and investing
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Trusts push ahead with H1 fee cuts, but note of caution sounded

webmaster - July 25, 2018

The closed-ended sector appears to have been leading the way in the first half of 2018 in terms of reviewing and reducing fees for shareholders.

British Empire manager targets £100m+ for new Japan trust
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Markets and investing
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British Empire manager targets £100m+ for new Japan trust

webmaster - July 25, 2018

Asset Value Investors, manager of the £850m British Empire trust, plans to launch a new investment trust investing in small to mid-cap Japanese equities.

Investment company activity high in H1 as sector reaches £183bn in AUM
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Markets and investing
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Investment company activity high in H1 as sector reaches £183bn in AUM

webmaster - July 23, 2018

Corporate activity was high in the investment company sector for the first half of 2018, with seven new launches, £2.2bn worth of secondary issuance and 26 trusts…

IPE retail shareholders protest against Invesco board recommendations
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Markets and investing
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IPE retail shareholders protest against Invesco board recommendations

webmaster - July 23, 2018

A number of retail shareholders of the £124m Invesco Perpetual Enhanced Income trust have voted against all resolutions put forward by Invesco Perpetual, the trust's largest shareholder,…

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UK small-cap trusts top charts in April

webmaster - May 17, 2017

Closed-ended funds investing in UK smaller companies dominated performance tables in April, with BlackRock, Henderson and Standard Life all winners during the month.