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24 October 2019

The Canadian focused income trust positioned defensively ahead of the election which saw Justin Trudeau scrape a narrow win but not a majority.

24 October 2019

Woodford Patient Capital ignores calls to wind up and appoints Schroders to run the battered investment trust, offering it a 15% performance fee to revive its portfolio of early-stage healthcare and tech companies.

23 October 2019

Matthew Brett, manager of top-performing Japan trust, defends its largest holding in Softbank as the portfolio suffers rare period of underperformance.

23 October 2019

The financial pressures on flexible office provider after its failed market debut could spell trouble for capital's property sector and the stock market.

22 October 2019

Fund-of-fund managers excited by opportunities in small cap trusts trading at discounts which are themselves investing in stocks on low ratings.

21 October 2019

JPMorgan Emerging Markets' bet on China has paid off but manager Austin Forey is tempering investor optimism, saying he wasn’t struck by ‘sudden genius’.

21 October 2019

Sanditon, the worst-performing UK All Companies investment trust over five years, has invited shareholders to wind up the company as its fund manager shuts up shop.

21 October 2019

Hipgnosis Songs buys back catalogue of rapper and producer Timbaland and raises £231 million from investors as SDCL Energy Efficiency adds £100 million to its chest.

18 October 2019

Global investment trusts play an important role in investors' savings plans but their returns can be heavily influenced by the direction of the pound, which could rise or fall depending on how MPs vote tomorrow.

17 October 2019

GCP Student Living says it can avoid the burgeoning bubble in student property by investing in high-end, design-led halls for a new generation of overseas student.

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Pre-election investment company views on the US - Outlook

Paul Niven, F&C Investment Trust, Fran Radano, North American Income Trust, and Zehrid Osmani, Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust, discuss their outlook for the US markets.

Recorded 8 September 2020.

Pre-election investment company views on the US – How could the election affect your portfolio?

Paul Niven, F&C Investment Trust, Fran Radano, North American Income Trust, and Zehrid Osmani, Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust, discuss how the upcoming election could affect the US markets and their portfolios.

Recorded 8 September 2020.

Pre-election investment company views on the US - What are the key risks?

Paul Niven, F&C Investment Trust, Fran Radano, North American Income Trust, and Zehrid Osmani, Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust, discuss the key risks in the US market.

Recorded 8 September 2020.