Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon is asking shareholders for permission to invest 10% of its top-performing Japanese smaller companies portfolio in unlisted stocks following its earlier investment in Moneytree app.
Schiehallion Fund is a new closed-end investment company dedicated to the rapidly growing unlisted ‘unicorns’ that fund manager’s flagship Scottish Mortgage Trust has successfully pioneered.
North America investment trust replaces its lead fund manager Garrett Fish and moves to a hybrid growth-and-value strategy under two fund managers in bid to revive investor interest.
JPMorgan Global Growth and Income fund manager Jeroen Huysinga is stepping down to retrain for a new career in the charity sector.
Former Sainsbury’s boss Justin King joins fund manager advising Supermarket Income to help real estate investment trust build its portfolio of stores.
Interserve’s fall into administration wiped out contractor's shareholders but has not saddled listed social infrastructure funds with the problems they faced after collapse of Carillion, though HICL and INPP have some exposure.
A high dividend yield and low price to forecast earnings make the UK stock market look comparatively cheap, but dig a little deeper and the FTSE 100 flatters to deceive.
Veritas’s Andrew Headley was the one of 10 fund managers picked by Witan to achieve a positive return last year as £1.8 billion global fund underperformed stock market and main rival Alliance Trust.
Arabella Cecil, head of fund investments at Syncona, is leaving the top-performing life sciences investment trust after it decides to sell most of her portfolio hit by stock market falls last year.
Invesco’s Mark Barnett is sticking with some of the UK's most unloved stocks that have cost his performance dear as he becomes latest fund manager to say dividends are relatively priced at their lowest for 100 years.