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27 July 2017

Half-year results show positive impact from both the sacked fund managers and their replacement Willis Towers Watson with its savings business swinging back to the red.

26 July 2017

Shares in Ground Rents Income, the only UK-listed fund investing in long-dated ground rents, have been hit by government's clampdown on leaseholds, although it could benefit from their scarcity value in future.

25 July 2017

Leading infrastructure income fund assesses use of cladding in schools and hospitals in its £2.9 billion portfolio.

24 July 2017

Political turmoil in Brazil has created an opportunity in investment trusts exposed to Latin America’s largest economy, including Hansa Trust, one of the more quixotic funds listed on the London Stock Exchange.

21 July 2017

US president Donald Trump could play an unlikely role in deciding the fate of one of SQN Asset Finance Income's problem investments.

18 July 2017

Former investment industry boss Daniel Godfrey reveals Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and, indirectly, the Prince of Wales inspired forthcoming launch of his long-term, multi-manager fund.

18 July 2017

It’s almost official: British Empire is not going to be the next Alliance Trust. But is it a good investment?

17 July 2017

Woodford Patient Capital has evolved into a more focused portfolio, with performance ticking up this year after a disappointing 2016.

14 July 2017

Biotechnology stocks have come under political pressure in the US, but history suggests they will recover strongly, says Biotech Growth manager Sven Borho.

14 July 2017

Investment and property veteran targets warehouse sector to expand scope of high-yielding Pacific Industrial & Logistics Reit he launched last year.



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Overview and Outlook for Impax Environmental Markets PLC

Jon Forster, Co-manager of Impax Environmental Markets PLC gives an overview of the investment company in Q1 2017 and comments on the outlook for environmental markets.

Infrastructure panel: Harry Seekings and Greg Taylor

Harry Seekings, Director at InfraRed Capital Partners, Investment Advisers to HICL Infrastructure, and Greg Taylor, Co-Portfolio Manager, Sequoia Economic Infrastructure Income, discuss the outlook for infrastructure, whether strong yields are sustainable, and where they are finding opportunities

VCT panel discussion with Patrick Reeve & David Hall

Patrick Reeve, Managing Partner, Albion Ventures and David Hall, Managing Director, YFM Equity Partners discuss where they are finding investment opportunities, the strong demand for VCTs and the benefits of VCTs for investors, as well as the impact of VCTs on the UK economy.

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