The Association of Investment Companies (AIC) was founded in 1932 to represent the interests of the investment trust industry – the oldest form of collective investment. Today, the AIC represents a broad range of investment companies, incorporating investment trusts, VCTs and other closed-end funds.

The information below is a combination of both AIC created and external content covering investment trust news and industry insights applicable to private investors. If you have any questions regarding any of this information, or you simply have a question you would like answered please let us know at enquiries@theaic.co.uk.

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Managers bullish about Europe’s value bias and ESG focus.
AIC responds to consultation on long-term asset funds.
What’s next for commercial property as restrictions lift?
Which hospitality and leisure stocks do investment company managers like best?

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Kyle Caldwell explains the importance of investment company continuation votes.
Ian Cowie dives into the Renewable Energy Infrastructure sector.
As another tax year draws to a close, David Prosser encourages investors to buy and hold.
Ian Cowie on the power of investment company shareholders.

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Last updated:
11:49 - 12/05/21

Open-ended equity fund investors broke records for a second consecutive month in April pouring £3bn into the asset class as the ‘value’ rally picked up momentum.
UK equities extended their losses to 2.6% as technology stocks continued to slide as Wall Street opened.
Shares in THG, the beauty and lifestyle e-commerce company backed by Chrysalis Investments, jump 13% after Masayoshi Son's Softbank buys a 10% stake and pledges to invest £1.1bn in a new joint venture.

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