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After many years of outperforming large cap stocks, smaller companies have been struggling this year

Fiona MacRae has joined Walter Scott and Partners, having left her role as head of European equities at Alliance Trust last year.

RIT Capital intends to keep its exposure to sterling around record highs in the ‘increasingly challenging’ investment landscape.

AMP Capital has put its foray into the UK market on hold after its third key exit in a little more than a month.  

We asked five wealth managers to reveal their best investment trust idea.

The biotech sector had a great run through 2012 and 2013 but some of the froth has come off the sector: is this a buying opportunity?

The managers of the £317 million Ruffer Investment Trust have argued that the pound’s strength may prove short-lived.

A founder partner of hedge fund Brevan Howard is seeking to a court order to overturn a non-compete clause preventing him from launching a rival strategy.

The £420 million Phaunos Timber Fund has announced an emergency equity issue to prevent it going bust.

BlackRock has hired Tony DeSpirito as co-head of its equity dividend team.