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8 January 2019

Activist Sherborne investor Edward Bramson steps up campaign against Barclays with plans to ask bank’s shareholders to elect him to its board and push for cut-back of its investment bank.

8 January 2019

Disappointing annual results followed by sharp rebound spell good news for JPMorgan Indian ahead of investment trust's five-yearly continuation vote this month.

7 January 2019

Baillie Gifford US Growth promotes deputy manager Helen Xiong to co-manager alongside Gary Robinson following earlier departure of Andrei Kiselev.

7 January 2019

Robin Boyle, former managing director and fund manager of small-cap minnow Athelney, looks to regain control of board he quit three months ago and proposes moving trust to Gresham House.

4 January 2019

James casts his analytical eye over some of the big winners and losers from 2018.

4 January 2019

The merger & acquisition drive that has helped underpin impressive returns from listed biotechnology funds revives after Bristol-Myers Squibb mounts a record bid for cancer specialist Celgene.

4 January 2019

Turmoil in US leveraged loans has hit Marble Point Loan Financing, one of last year's new investment company launches, pushing its net asset value down 8.5% in November.

3 January 2019

Popularity of warehouse investing backfires on Aberdeen Standard European Logistics Income which is forced to trim its 5.5% dividend target one year after launch.

2 January 2019

The sell-off of the last three months has bruised the global investment trust but its shares have done very well since Baillie Gifford's 'global alpha' team took it on in 2015.

2 January 2019

Further evidence of China’s economic slowdown gets New Year off to poor start with both pound and UK stock market falling on first day of trading.


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Baillie Gifford Japan Trust update

Baillie Gifford Investment manager Matthew Brett gives an update on the position of The Baillie Gifford Japan Fund PLC and discusses some examples of companies within the portfolio that show exciting growth potential.

Fidelity Special Values AGM 2018

Highlights from the Fidelity Special Values 2018 AGM

Recorded November 2019

Fidelity Japan Trust AGM 2019

Highlights from the Fidelity Japan Trust 2019 AGM

Recorded November 2019