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A subdued FTSE 100 opens lower as energy stocks and advertising giant WPP weigh, a day after the Bank of England forecasts a bleak winter marking the onset of a 15-month recession.
Shares in £3.5bn Renewables Infrastructure Group rise after investment company posts record half-year results and highlights a strengthening dividend and returns set to rise further with inflation.
A subdued FTSE 100 opens lower as energy stocks and advertising giant WPP weigh, a day after the Bank of England forecasts a bleak winter marked the onset of a 15 month recession.
Undervalued shares in Pantheon International perk up after private equity fund posts record annual investment return and promises to step up buybacks to narrow trust’s yawning discount.
Updated: UK shares shake off confirmation of the Bank of England’s biggest interest rate rise in 27 years, but the pound falls sharply after a warning about a bleak winter marked by recession and high inflation.
Growth capital fund that launched near the top of the market last summer has reassured investors about the health of its unquoted portfolio of space technology companies.
JPMorgan Russian Securities shares have rallied after the distressed investment trust said it was looking to expand its geographical remit in a bid to survive the existential crisis caused by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
The UK’s Long-Term Asset Fund (LTAF) is not proving popular, with the Financial Conduct Authority not receiving any applications for the hybrid structure since its launch in November 2021.
This year’s growth selloff has clobbered Impax Environmental Markets but fund managers Jon Forster and Fotis Chatzimichalakis believe genuine green investment is set for a rebound as energy, food, biodiversity and climate risks dominate the world's agenda.
Digital 9 and Cordiant Digital Infrastructure have been resilient performers this year, but from private equity's dominance of the booming digi infra sector to debt concerns, you need to know what you're buying.