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Shares in the business had been effectively marked down to zero as the company struggled with collapsing iron ore prices

Catherine Raw, co-manager of BlackRock World Mining, admits it could have said more about the problems at London Mining.

There are occasions in life when you can celebrate that things are at least not getting worse. For this week’s trust, this seems to be the case.

BlackRock World Mining has said the writedown of its royalties holding in London Mining’s Marampa mine will not force the trust to cut its dividend this year.

FTSE 100 falls to a year low as eurozone woes continue to spook and spread of Ebola virus weighs.

Initial four investment trusts are the first of their kind to be added to the 'Zurich Collection.'

Tesco rises on hopes it will sell its Dunnhumby marketing services business but FirstGroup falls after failing to win the Scotrail franchise.

North Atlantic Smaller Companies is one of the harder trusts to define.

Electra Private Equity has defeated activist Edward Bramson but may have to cut fees and increase payouts to keep shareholders happy.

The Association of Investment Companies has elected Peter Arthur as chairman Andrew Bell's successor.