GCP Student Living suspends expansion plans as real estate investment trust focuses on filling its rooms with just 68% booked for the new academic year.
The 7%-yielding lender to US drug companies again faces the challenge of deploying a big pile of cash after a flurry of repayments by borrowers.
Securities Trust of Scotland shares jump after board of the global equity income trust appoints Troy Asset Management in place of Martin Currie.
Lindsell Train co-founder is backing Diageo’s purchase of a celebrity-backed gin but warns markets are at risk of ‘losing the plot’, as is he, as coronavirus crisis drags on.
Veteran property investor and OLIM founder, Matthew Oakeshott, rejoins Value & Income as the board considers bolstering real estate assets to extend a 33-year dividend growth record now under threat.
Manager of Martin Currie Global Portoflio Zehrid Osmani ditched six stocks this year, including Unilever after he was unhappy with how it handled problems in Nigeria and Ghana.
Shares in European Opportunities investment trust slip 1% as investors digest implications of fund manager Alexander Darwall's disposal of Grenke after German leasing company was hit by a shorting attack.
Invesco's last remaining UK equity income trust survived a continuation vote but investor apathy for the £135m Ciaran Mallon portfolio raises longer-term doubts.
Hipgnosis Songs Fund has bought music publisher Big Deal Media, the first time it has purchased another company, and added Chrissie Hynde to its roster of artists.
Shares in Biotech Growth and International Biotechnology jump after Gilead Sciences' $21bn takeover of cancer specialist.