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10 May 2017

Infrastructure investment trust forced to scale back investor allocations after demand reaches three times target size.

5 May 2017

River and Mercantile UK Microcap has soared to its biggest-ever premium, as companies in Philip Rodrigs' portfolio deliver huge gains.

4 May 2017

Shares in Vietnam Holding have risen nearly 160% over five years, and the managers believe the country is on the cusp of another rally.

4 May 2017

PRS real estate investment trust looks to raise £250 million by offering investors a 6% yield from portfolio of rental properties outside London.

3 May 2017

Trust backs stock-picking abilities of fund manager Mike Prentis by borrowing more money and lifting amount he can invest in stocks on Alternative Investment Market.

2 May 2017

Alex Wright, manager of Fidelity Special Values, explains why defensive stocks are starting to come up on his radar screen as undervalued.

2 May 2017

Impact Investment Trust will seek solid financial and social returns from investments in private equity funds that want to develop jobs and services in developing countries.

2 May 2017

Scottish Oriental Smaller Companies says Vinay Agarwal will become its permanent lead manager when Wee-Li Hee returns from maternity leave in July.

2 May 2017

The proportion of investment trust chairmen and directors buying shares in their funds is rising but there are still some obvious exceptions, says Canaccord Genuity.

28 April 2017

Struggling education services group has given Finsbury Growth & Income’s star fund manager a list of its performance targets as he agonises over whether to dump the stock or buy more of its shares.



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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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