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13 July 2018

The infrastructure debt fund has sought to calm investor fears by severing ties to First Priority Housing Association.

13 July 2018

We highlight the winners and losers among global investment trusts and highlight two buying opportunities after a hectic six months.

13 July 2018

Tristan Chapple resigns from board of Aurora investment trust after taking sabbatical from its manager Phoenix Asset Management Partners.

13 July 2018

Funding Circle SME Income reducing US loans to 10% of its high-yielding portfolio after cost of hedging dollar forced listed peer-to-peer fund to cut dividend.

12 July 2018

A £12 million return of capital and tip in the Telegraph send shares in River and Mercantile UK Micro Cap soaring, 20% up on the level we highlighted them in March after sacking of its former star manager.

12 July 2018

Shareholders in Martin Currie Asia Unconstrained Trust vote to give £141 million listed fund another three years to prove its investment strategy and new dividend policy can attract more investors.

11 July 2018

Residential Secure Income becomes registered social housing provider, broadening its pool of acquisitions as real estate investment trust comes under pressure to deploy all the £180 million it raised a year ago.

10 July 2018

Max Ward, manager of Independent, the best-performing investment trust of last year, beat all UK trusts in the first six months of the year with a total shareholder return of 22.5%. First of two special reports.

10 July 2018

Fidelity Special Values becomes second investment trust in Fidelity stable to reject its variable 'fulcrum' fee as its cuts the amount it pays fund management group.

9 July 2018

Government blocks Jon Moulton’s Better Capital 2012 from selling Northern Aerospace to Chinese-backed rival, depriving investors of windfall payout.


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