Two medical research companies and one semi-conductor designer backed by Woodford Patient Capital Trust announce major collaborations.
Board of Perpetual Income & Growth states unease at ten-year under-performance of its share price but backs Mark Barnett to turn round UK equity income trust saying all fund managers suffer ‘ups and downs’.
Securities Trust of Scotland hires digital marketing expert to its board as the 3.8% yielding global income trust strives to avoid falling foul of its tough discount control policy.
‘Unrelenting negativity’ towards UK stocks is turning Fidelity Special Values manager Alex Wright ‘more and more positive on their prospects for 2019’.
Global investment trust reinvests in Facebook after its year-long decline in bid to tap into companies benefiting from inordinate amount of time people spend staring at screens.
Investors looking to diversify away from a Brexit-bothered UK could consider the Asia Pacific where several good investment trusts trade on attractive discounts.
High-yielding music royalty investment company trust has bought the catalogue of songwriter Jason Boyd - aka Poo Bear - behind some of Justin Bieber’s biggest hits.
Norway’s industrial investment company Aker contributes more than third of increase in investment trust activist’s net asset value (NAV) after its shares shoot up 133%.
Diversified UK commercial property trust looks to sell some properties and take profits as it navigates a course through the UK’s increasingly choppy political and economic waters.
Global smaller companies trust launched by star fund manager Terry Smith has deployed the bulk of the £822 million it raised from investors in last month's record initial public offer (IPO).