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Travel businesses drove UK stocks higher on Friday ahead of an expected overhaul of restrictions, though the retail recovery showed more signs of slowing down.
Fidelity Japan (FJV) fund manager Nicholas Price tackles a question about the country’s technological strengths.
Schroder UK Public Private shares slip after former Woodford Patient Capital Trust says it will sell some of its big stake in Oxford Nanopore when highly-rated UK biotech company floats next month.
SDCL Energy Efficiency Income (SEIT) and Renewables Infrastructure Group (TRIG) power investment trust sector towards a record year for fund raising after heavily sought after share issues.
Fund manager of Fidelity Japan deals with a question about an increasingly assertive China, recorded earlier this month at our virtual event.
Backed by huge government support and the presence of long-term power purchase agreements, the US solar market represents a good investment opportunity.
Nicholas Price, manager of Fidelity Japan investment trust, on the impact on the country of the strangely quiet Olympics this summer.
The blue chip index took its lead from US markets, which staged a comeback following a fall in inflation that has eased investor concerns over tapering and interest rate rises.
Schroders has reduced its charges on a number of UK equity funds and its UK Income Growth investment trust.
A string of positive updates from private equity investment trusts underscores the anomaly of many of their shares trading at steep discounts.