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17 December 2018

Philip Webster and Julian Cane, managers of BMO UK High Income and BMO Capital and Income, have reduced holdings in big, sluggish FTSE 100 stocks in search of dividend growth from smaller companies.

17 December 2018

The resignation of India’s central bank governor Urjit Patel shocked fund manager Gaurav Narain but boosted banks he holds in India Capital Growth.

17 December 2018

Gulf Investment Fund is one of the surprise top performers of the year with its shares prospering despite huge political upheaval including Saudi Arabia's assassination of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

17 December 2018

Miton UK Microcap, the UK smaller companies trust managed by Gervais Williams and Martin Turner, suffers a blow from collapse in share price of energy supply business.

14 December 2018

Aberdeen Standard Investments’ attempt to launch the Global Sustainability Trust has run into difficulty with the company extending the initial public offer until the end of January.

13 December 2018

Boards of Henderson European Focus and Henderson Eurotrust convince Janus, a former advocate of performance fees, to stop their use.

13 December 2018

Analysts applaud Medicx cutting its fund manager’s charges after slashing shareholders’ dividends but say the now 5%-yielding healthcare property fund must reduce its high level of borrowing.

12 December 2018

Blake Nixon, activist investor and former Guinness Peat executive, halts wind-up of AXA Property and proposes turning it into new fund targeting underperforming smaller companies.

12 December 2018

Scottish investment trust cut its gearing, or borrowing, before the Red October falls giving fund manager Alasdair McKinnon some money to use should he see any bargains.

11 December 2018

A 5.7% covered yield makes real estate investment trust a popular holding though its latest half-year results underline challenges facing commercial property.

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