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14 August 2018

With value investors making inroads into their stock, Edinburgh and Perpetual Income & Growth have started to buy back shares for the first time in over a decade as their boards grapple with underperformance of their former star fund manager.

10 August 2018

Biotech Growth has had a dull 12 months after disappointments from its holding in Celgene but with its shares on a 7% discount and fund manager Geoff Hsu anticipating more mergers and acquisitions now could be a good entry point.

10 August 2018

JPMorgan Claverhouse, a UK equity income trust run by William Meadon and Callum Abbot, has given Nick Train's Finsbury Growth & Income a run for its money over the past year.

8 August 2018

RIT Capital Partners chairman Lord Jacob Rothschild warns investors the global unity that helped propel stock markets over past decade is fracturing.

8 August 2018

Activist Edward Bramson brushes off reports his backers are impatient with the lack of detail on his campaign against Barclays bank. Shares in his Sherborne investment company fall 4%.

8 August 2018

Investment trust’s holdings in unlisted companies would rise to nearly a fifth of its £7.6 billion of assets, should it continue to back Elon Musk’s electric car maker as a private company.

8 August 2018

Investor subscription service plans to launch a new portfolio that applies a momentum-driven process to investment trusts and exchange-traded funds.

7 August 2018

Listed fintech fund backed by RIT Capital Partners sees its stake in Zopa lifted by peer-to-peer lender's latest £44 million capital raise.

7 August 2018

JPMorgan Japanese becomes first investment trust to issue long-term debt solely in yen, trimming its overall cost of borrowing to a low 1.1% after Bank of Japan held country’s base rate in negative territory.

7 August 2018

Star fund manager stops buying Indian stocks after exceeding the 40% country limit for Fundsmith Emerging Equities Trust (FEET).

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