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17 February 2017

The election of president Trump has accelerated a rotation from 'growth' to 'value'. Which investment trusts stand to benefit?

17 February 2017

Star fund manager Terry Smith's emerging markets investment trust has lagged rivals, leaving the shares looking 'cheap'.

17 February 2017

Henderson Opportunities Trust manager believes trust's shares will re-rate as investors hear how he is navigating post-Brexit market.

16 February 2017

Global investment trust pips rival Alliance by adding emerging markets manager Rajiv Jain to its line-up before shareholder vote.

15 February 2017

James Carthew assesses RM Secured Direct Lending, the latest closed-end income fund to focus on loans to credit-starved businesses.

13 February 2017

Manager of P2P Global Investments blames maturing loan book for its poor performance last year. Will investors give it another chance?

13 February 2017

Shares in BlackRock Income Strategies trust rally under new guise of Aberdeen Diversified Income and Growth on discount pledge.

10 February 2017

Fund manager Stuart Widdowson's shock departure has left Strategic Equity Capital on a cheap discount. Is there a buying opportunity? 

9 February 2017

Ruffer Investment Company has further reduced equity exposure of its defensive global portfolio in response to the uncertainties facing markets.

9 February 2017

The board and managers of Scottish American Investment Company warn that fiscal stimulus could unnecessarily stoke wage inflation.



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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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