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7 June 2019

AJ Bell's largest shareholder sells more than a third of its stake, as Invesco's Mark Barnett banks big profit on investment he inherited from Neil Woodford.

6 June 2019

Martin Currie Asia Unconstrained, the smallest and worst performing trust in its sector, is to be liquidated after board gives up efforts to gain investor interest.

6 June 2019

UK’s largest listed life sciences fund takes another step away from its roots as Battle Against Cancer investment trust with chairman Jeremy Tigue announcing he will retire in December.

6 June 2019

High-yielding leasing fund is one step closer to recovering $2.5 million (£2.2 million) it loaned to US solar cell manufacturer Suniva, now lifted from bankruptcy.

6 June 2019

Research by Henderson International Income Trust reveals that a fifth of the £1 trillion paid in dividends globally last year came from unreliable companies.

6 June 2019

Neil Woodford has effectively run his Patient Capital investment trust for free for four years but with his business shrinking he may have to get investors in the loss-making fund to pay more.

4 June 2019

Woodford Patient Capital Trust is vulnerable to a takeover bid following today’s share price slide, according to a leading analyst at JP Morgan Cazenove.

3 June 2019

Shareholders’ hopes of recovering much money from CatCo Reinsurance dwindle as its fund manager warns of need to raise reserves again in response to hurricane claims in US and Japan.


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Monks Investment Trust - Manager Insights - April 2020

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