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10 July 2017

Flotation of Residential Secure Income falls short of £300 million target but confirms investor thirst for yield after busy first half for investment company launches.

7 July 2017

Investors who took the plunge in December and backed Battle Against Cancer Investment Trust’s transformation into Syncona, the UK’s largest listed life sciences investor, have been rewarded.

6 July 2017

Activist investor Edward Bramson is looking to raise £700 million for a new corporate takeover fund following his successful despatch of Electra Private Equity.

4 July 2017

High yielding student accommodation investment trust follows rival GCP Student Living in raising money from investors, a move seen as a test of investor appetite during Brexit uncertainty.

4 July 2017

Octopus Titan venture capital trust aims to break its own record with plans to raise up to £200 million this tax year.

3 July 2017

London to get its first listed investment company dedicated to former Soviet republic of Georgia under plans to split the country's largest bank.

30 June 2017

Diverse Income manager says the polarisation in valuations between small cap growth and recovery stocks is the largest it has been for 30 years.

30 June 2017

European investment trusts are looking 'expensive' as investors pile back into the region following a stellar first half of the year.

29 June 2017

Impax Environmental Markets manager Bruce Jenkyn-Jones says even Donald Trump’s policies can’t stop the economics driving renewable energy take-up.

29 June 2017

Global real estate investor is considering launching a closed-ended fund targeting opportunities in the European hotel sector.



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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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