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6 November 2018

After dealing with short-selling attacks on his key holdings, Neil Woodford now has a hedge fund shorting shares in his trust.

6 November 2018

Star value fund manager Alex Wright says contrary to popular belief big FTSE 100 stocks have underperformed small and mid-cap stocks since the EU referendum and it's here he is finding opportunities.

6 November 2018

Fund manager Angela Lascelles overhauls equity portfolio of Value & Income as she looks to raise dividend income for the 4.4% yielding trust while property manager Matthew Oakeshott grapples with Brexit downturn.

5 November 2018

Fund manager Mark Gordon-James hopes developing markets can bounce back from lows and allow the trust to grow after shrinking in a painful tender offer last month.

5 November 2018

PRS real estate investment trust praises last week’s Letwin report on planning system reforms saying they could help it supply thousands of new rental properties outside London.

2 November 2018

Unquoted companies have been among best long-term investments for global investment trust and helped keep its returns positive during the six months to the end of September.

2 November 2018

Investment company formed to invest in late-stage private companies has to settle for half the amount it wanted to raise after last month's sell-off deterred investors.

2 November 2018

BioPharma Credit is poised to smash through the £1 billion mark after raising $305 million (£235 million), more than double its original target, in an oversubscribed share placing.

1 November 2018

Tougher rules requiring investment trust chairmen to step down after nine years claim their biggest scalp with Simon Fraser of Foreign & Colonial announcing he will retire next year.

1 November 2018

Oxford Technology 2 VCT turns to smaller company boutique Chelverton Asset Management in bid to extend life of tiny venture capital trust and avoid costly tax bill for shareholders.


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Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust – Resolute Investors Part 2

James and Tom continue their discussion, moving on to talk through portfolio companies which are at the forefront of significant change in their industries.

Recorded in November 2018.

Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust – Resolute Investors Part 1

James Anderson and Tom Slater discuss some of the key investment lessons they have learnt and how these impact the distinctive way in which they invest for Scottish Mortgage.   

Recorded in November 2018.

India Capital Growth Fund – Investing in the engine room of India

From the ground in India, learn more about the Capital Growth Fund advisory team’s investment process and get to know some of their investee companies.

Recorded on 28 September 2018.