Increased demand for UK SMID trusts sees discounts narrow to tightest levels in three years
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Markets and investing
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Increased demand for UK SMID trusts sees discounts narrow to tightest levels in three years

webmaster - January 31, 2019

The average discount on UK small- and mid-cap focused trusts has tightened to 6% - the lowest level seen since before the EU referendum in 2016 -…

AllianzGI’s Carbonneil: Investment trust tools are now more relevant than ever
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Markets and investing
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AllianzGI’s Carbonneil: Investment trust tools are now more relevant than ever

webmaster - January 25, 2019

In her first interview since joining Allianz Global Investors, Stephanie Carbonneil tells Jayna Rana the factors that need to be considered before launching a trust and why…

Mobius reveals trust is 56% invested in first portfolio update since launch
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Markets and investing
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Mobius reveals trust is 56% invested in first portfolio update since launch

webmaster - January 23, 2019

In his first detailed update on the £95m Mobius Investment Trust, which launched on 1 October, Mark Mobius has revealed more than half of the trust is…

Witan chooses Hargreaves Lansdown to take on savings schemes
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Markets and investing
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Witan chooses Hargreaves Lansdown to take on savings schemes

webmaster - January 15, 2019

The boards of the £1.7bn Witan Investment Trust and Witan Investment Services have agreed to transfer the savings schemes to leading investment platform Hargreaves Lansdown to better…

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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.