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21 May 2019

Schroder Real Estate Investment Trust has cut debt, exited a series of properties and banked cash as it looks for opportunities to 'reinvest opportunistically' following a commercial property crash.

21 May 2019

Investment company flotations have been thin on the ground this year but Riverstone Credit Opportunities Income and Aquila European Renewables Income are now raising money with initial public share offers (IPOs).

20 May 2019

It has been a quiet year so far for shares in Syncona but the £1.6 billion listed life sciences fund has been busy founding UCL university spin-off Quell.

20 May 2019

Long-lease real estate investment trust launches share issue to take advantage of string of opportunities including property purchases being dropped by rival open-ended funds under Brexit pressure.

20 May 2019

Once the ‘Facebook of its sector’ Vodafone is now ‘flatlining’, say managers of Merchants trust, while Neptune fund manager Robin Geffen describes its dividend cut as a ‘canary in the coal mine’ for the UK stock market.

17 May 2019

US fund manager behind Riverstone Energy, the London-listed North American oil and gas private equity fund, looks to raise up to $200 million (£157 million) for a new investment trust focused on loans to mid-sized energy explorers.

16 May 2019

Global fund managers James Anderson and Tom Slater confound critics of Elon Musk by upping their holding in Tesla, his electric car company, during another strong year for returns.

16 May 2019

Shares in HICL Infrastructure and International Public Partnership slide as Labour says it will pay investors less than market value for energy providers it wants to nationalise.

14 May 2019

Housing slowdown hits Conygar Investment Company with AIM-listed property developer forced to slash value of construction project in Pembrokeshire.

13 May 2019

Specialist real estate investment trust prices share issue for big investors with placing price set just above, rather than below, the current share price.

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Manager update – Menhaden plc

The Menhaden team provide us with an introduction, overview and update on their investment company.

Recorded May 2019.

Edinburgh Worldwide Investment Trust - Manager Update Part 1 - Q2 2019

Douglas Brodie, portfolio manager of Edinburgh Worldwide Investment Trust, discusses the philosophy that underpins the strategy and the ways in which the team identifies smaller companies with growth potential.

Edinburgh Worldwide Investment Trust - Manager Update Part 2 - Q2 2019

Douglas Brodie, portfolio manager of Edinburgh Worldwide Investment Trust, discusses the philosophy that underpins the strategy and the ways in which the team identifies smaller companies with growth potential.