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Merchants Trust fund manager Simon Gergel explains why he bought a stake in Drax, the biomass power generator looking to become carbon negative.
Emerging markets fund manager Michael O'Brien explains why the regulatory crackdown in China and turmoil at property developer Evergrande are no surprise to Fundsmith and how Terry Smith's firm approaches investing in the country.
The Allianz Technology Trust manager said inflation fears should be short-lived and he expects a great 2022 for tech.
The blue chip FTSE 100 index climbed despite a big fall in the US stock market overnight and a selloff in the pound blamed on the fuel shortage. Private equity trusts were in favour after booking more gains.
‘If you look in this century, since the year 2000, in every five-year period, investors have actually made more in dividend return than they’ve made in capital return,’ says Merchants Trust fund manager Simon Gergel.
The government is intervening to try and prop up supplies but beverage stocks among the companies under pressure.
Update from private equity giant provides some reassurance that its highly-rated shares have not shot ahead of themselves in the Covid recovery.
Goldman Sachs raises £1.2bn spinning off its alternative assets investment division in a London listing.
Martin Currie fund manager Zehrid Osmani says insulation specialist made important changes in response to the 2017 Grenfell tower block fire, and its shares were cheap.
UK stocks have been beset by concerns of rising inflation and a fuel crisis that has taken the price of oil to $80 a barrel.