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2 March 2017

Global investment trust marks its promotion to the FTSE 100 by cutting annual management fee it pays fund manager Baillie Gifford.

1 March 2017

Last year took a decisive turn for the worst for Fundsmith Emerging Equities Trust on 8 November and not just because of Donald Trump.

28 February 2017

Global fund will become first investment trust to enter the FTSE 100 since Alliance Trust left the blue-chip index six years ago.

28 February 2017

James Carthew examines the trusts investing in the smallest of small companies, including River and Mercantile's soaraway fund. 

28 February 2017

'There could well be a period ahead of us when the avoidance of risk is as high a priority as the pursuit of gain,' warns RIT Capital chairman.   

28 February 2017

A cut in the final dividend after a dramatic share price recovery signals a new phase for the UK’s biggest listed mining fund.

27 February 2017

Star smaller companies fund manager Harry Nimmo continues to be a post-Brexit bull, impressed by the resilience of companies he invests in.

27 February 2017

HICL Infrastructure is on the road with its first retail share issue in nearly four years. Experts say it is a good opportunity for income investors.

24 February 2017

Alastair Mundy's Temple Bar has shot back to form, making its shares look relatively dear compared to other equity income trusts.

24 February 2017

Edinburgh-based Asia and emerging markets manager looks to raise £100 million for new global smaller companies investment trust.



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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.

Securities Trust of Scotland Manager Update

Mark Whitehead, Portfolio Manager of Securities Trust of Scotland, discusses the outlook for markets, the stocks he’s finding attractive and the trust’s recent evolution to an unconstrained investment approach.

What are the prospects for markets and the investment company industry in 2017?

The AIC talks to Bruce Stout, manager of Murray International, Peter Ewins, manager of F&C Global Smaller Companies and James Henderson, manager of Lowland, Law Debenture and Henderson Opportunities, about what 2017 may have in store for the investment company industry.

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