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8 October 2018

Tim Stevenson, the longest-serving Europe investment trust manager, will retire from Henderson Eurotrust next year when he will have run the closed-end fund for 26 years.

8 October 2018

Charles Luke, the under pressure manager of Murray Income, plans to increase the equity income fund's 60% measure of active investment compared to FTSE All-Share index.

8 October 2018

Private equity fund investor says investors are missing out on returns by focusing on the dwindling number of publicly-listed companies floating on the stock market.

8 October 2018

Target Healthcare, a high-yielding real estate investment trust, overhauls the charges shareholders pay its fund manager.

5 October 2018

Recently launched US investment trust unveils 3.5% position in its first unlisted companies as it looks to mimic inroads Baillie Gifford flagship Scottish Mortgage Trust has made into unquoted 'unicorn' stocks.

5 October 2018

Deep value investor has cut its large exposure to house builders fearing conditions in their market will deteriorate and predicting the likelihood of a recession next year.

5 October 2018

Finsbury Growth & Income star among fund managers and legions of Unilever investors breathing sigh of relief after consumer goods giant scraps plans to move its HQ to the Netherlands.

4 October 2018

The end game begins for the former leading private equity investment trust which is to be wound up and its assets distributed to shareholders following sale of its two largest investments.

4 October 2018

Highly-rated healthcare investment trust wants investor approval to lift ceiling on how much it can invest in a single company from its current level of 25%.

4 October 2018

Alternative asset manager hopes to raise £200 million with Gresham House Energy Storage Fund investing in income-producing industrial batteries linked to the grid.


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