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Merian plans to switch unquoted stocks held by five of its funds into its Chrysalis investment trust as Woodford fund suspension throws spotlight onto illiquid investments.
Investment trust fund-raising sparks to life with Merian Chrysalis and Hipgnosis Songs Fund announcing plans to issue more shares at a discount to their current prices to meet investor demand.
Nick Leslau managed real estate investment trust continues to scour polarised property market for buying opportunities with cash from its recent sale of hospitals.
Northern Trust agrees not to enforce strict terms of Woodford Patient Capital Trust's £150 million loan facility in return for veto over new investments.
The collapse of a key lender in India has put pressure on the country's small and mid-cap stocks in which former top performer India Capital Growth invests.
Fund managers of Merian Chrysalis and Augmentum Fintech make the case for accessing private companies within the ‘closed end’ structure of an investment trust.
The 130-year-old trust's chair is stepping down three-and-a-half years after he was brought in to overhaul the global trust.
Former Sainsbury's boss, now adviser to Supermarket Income real estate investment trust, says property investors still haven't learned the lesson of Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods Market two years ago.
Continued demand from overseas students sees specialist real estate investment trust buck decline in broader commercial property market in year to June.
UK’s largest, stock market-listed life sciences fund deploys some of its £900 million cash pile into two promising start-ups developing cures for cancer and blindness.