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25 January 2019

The real estate investment trust synonymous with the wave of money pouring into large, modern warehouses unveils £250m share issue to buy strategic stake in logistics developer.

25 January 2019

Signs of pragmatism among leading Brexiteers give under-pressure star fund manager Mark Barnett some hope he can escape his three-year downturn in performance.

24 January 2019

Shares in Medicx, the healthcare real estate investment trust, get the shot in the arm they need after last year's dividend cut with company agreeing to all-share merger with rival Primary Healthcare Properties.

24 January 2019

Troy Income & Growth reduces fee it pays its fund manager after defensive, blue chip fund suffered its first calendar year loss in 2018 since financial crisis.

23 January 2019

Residential Secure Income real estate investment trust signs deal with Morgan Sindall Investments to deliver £300 million worth of shared ownership properties.

22 January 2019

The fourth quarter sell-off in technology and growth stocks has not deterred managers of investment trust launched last March from backing the winners from the current ‘period of almost unprecedented change’.

21 January 2019

The horror show at Markel CatCo reinsurance funds lopped 2.7% off Aberdeen Diversified Income & Growth since September, casting a cloud over former British Assets trust’s reinvention as a multi-asset fund.

21 January 2019

CatCo Reinsurance Opportunities, one of the worst-performing investment companies of last year, suffers another blow with two senior executives of its fund manager fired for a love affair.

18 January 2019

Numis Securities retains Edinburgh investment trust in its recommendations for 2019, urging investors not to ‘throw in the towel’ after three years of poor performance with a Brexit resolution potentially in sight.

17 January 2019

Fund picker Ben Conway reveals the real estate investment trusts he has bought and says their low valuations underline the difficulties facing rival open-ended property funds.

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