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6 March 2017

Aberdeen Asset Management's takeover by Standard Life could lead to pressure for merger of Dunedin Income Growth and Murray Income.

6 March 2017

Demand for venture capital trusts (VCTs) is soaring as higher earners accept the investment risk to get the lucrative tax reliefs on offer.

3 March 2017

Sanditon managers Chris Rice and Tim Russell are having a difficult time shorting stocks during the recent stock market rally.

3 March 2017

Sven Borho, manager of the Worldwide Healthcare investment trust, says pharmaceutical giants are desperate to spend their cash piles.

3 March 2017

Difficult 2016 carries into new year for Mark Barnett, widening the discount on Edinburgh and Perpetual Income investment trusts he runs.

2 March 2017

Defensive Ruffer fund managers Hamish Baillie and Steve Russell say investors must prepare for consequences of fiscal stimulus.

2 March 2017

Global investment trust marks its promotion to the FTSE 100 by cutting annual management fee it pays fund manager Baillie Gifford.

1 March 2017

Last year took a decisive turn for the worst for Fundsmith Emerging Equities Trust on 8 November and not just because of Donald Trump.

28 February 2017

Global fund will become first investment trust to enter the FTSE 100 since Alliance Trust left the blue-chip index six years ago.

28 February 2017

James Carthew examines the trusts investing in the smallest of small companies, including River and Mercantile's soaraway fund. 



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The outlook for 2018: Panel discussion with Scottish Mortgage, Witan and Standard Life Equity Income

Tom Slater, joint manager of Scottish Mortgage, Andrew Bell, chief executive of Witan and Thomas Moore, manager of Standard Life Equity Income, discuss their causes for optimism and concern in 2018 and the regions and sectors they believe will be the big winners of the coming year.

AIC interview with Walter Price, Allianz Technology Trust

Walter Price, Portfolio Manager of Allianz Technology Trust, talks to the AIC about why investors should consider a specialist technology fund, the emerging technologies he is most excited about and his views on the FAANG stocks (Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google).

AIC interview with Katie Potts, Herald Investment Trust

Katie Potts, Manager of Herald Investment Trust, discusses the differences between the US and UK technology investment scenes, why she invests in earlier-stage companies and the technology sectors where she is finding most value.

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