Baillie Gifford promotes Xiong to co-manger on US Growth Trust
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Baillie Gifford promotes Xiong to co-manger on US Growth Trust

webmaster - January 7, 2019

Baillie Gifford has appointed Helen Xiong as co-manager on the £236m US Growth Trust, after almost a year as deputy manager to Gary Robinson.

BMO promotes Howe to lead investment trust sales
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Markets and investing
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BMO promotes Howe to lead investment trust sales

webmaster - January 7, 2019

BMO Global Asset Management has promoted Alex Howe to head of investment trust sales as the firm explores opportunities to expand its ten-vehicle range.

Kepler’s top five investment trust picks for 2019
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Markets and investing
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Kepler’s top five investment trust picks for 2019

webmaster - January 3, 2019

Investment trust research company Kepler Trust Intelligence has unveiled its top investment trust picks for 2019.

Will Landers to leave BlackRock after 17 years
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Markets and investing
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Will Landers to leave BlackRock after 17 years

webmaster - January 2, 2019

BlackRock's Will Landers, who has run the £170m BlackRock Latin American investment trust for over a decade, has been replaced as manager by Sam Vecht and Ed…

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Update: Electra closes formal sales process as ‘no firm interest received’

webmaster - August 24, 2018

The £350m Electra investment trust has closed the formal sales process it launched under the 'Takeover Code' in May, when it entered the third and final phase…

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AIC releases shareholder voting information for platform users

webmaster - July 30, 2018

The Association of Investment Companies (AIC) has released a breakdown of how shareholders can vote on company shares via both retail and adviser/wealth manager platforms, in association…

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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.