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30 July 2019

Dale Nicholls, manager of Fidelity Special Situations, says unlisted investments are a 'key source of alpha' or outperformance for the trust.

30 July 2019

UK's oldest investment trust enjoys strongest first-half in over 20 years but private equity exposure and weakening share price see F&C lag its benchmark.

29 July 2019

Battered shares in CatCo Reinsurance have spiked on plans to return £33 million of cash as part of its gradual wind-down.

29 July 2019

Aberdeen Standard European Logistics Income raises £46.4 million for further investment in 'big box' warehouses on the Continent.

29 July 2019

Neil Woodford has sold 60% of his holding in Woodford Patient Capital Trust to pay for a tax bill as board of investment trust revealed discussions with other investment groups about managing the listed fund.

26 July 2019

FlowStream Royalties looks to raise $250 million (£200 million) for trust investing in mature oil exploration and production companies.

26 July 2019

Fund manager takes second crack at rapidly growing market in alternative investments with JPMorgan Global Core Real Assets (JARA) offering a diversified portfolio of property, infrastructure and transport.

25 July 2019

Numis Securities analysts believe big premium on Honeycomb shares looks vulnerable as they review their recommendations for alternative asset investment companies, including a ‘trading buy’ and ‘sell’ on two other debt funds.

25 July 2019

Analysis by broker AJ Bell of 40 fund managers running both investment trusts and ope-ended funds, shows that three-quarters delivered better long-term returns with trusts.

24 July 2019

Independent says it remains a global investment trust despite the Association of Investment Companies' decision to move it to the UK All Companies sector where it sits bottom over one year but top over five years.


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