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22 April 2020

Online businesses benefiting from the Covid-19 lockdown provided some relief for BlackRock smaller companies manager Roland Arnold during a punishing fall last month.

22 April 2020

The UK's largest listed green fund says ‘sustainability pressures are only becoming greater’ as it reports strong results for 2019 but steels itself for more challenges from coronavirus.

22 April 2020

Target Healthcare declares a 1.5% rise in its third interim dividend as high-yielding real estate investment trust balances needs of residents, care home operators and shareholders.

22 April 2020

FTSE 100 rises but turmoil in the oil markets shows no signs of slowing with renewable energy funds slipping on plunging power price forecasts.

21 April 2020

Dividends from oil majors under threat from turmoil in crude market, heaping pressure on UK equity income trusts.

20 April 2020

Alex Wright's Fidelity Special Situations fund and Fidelity Special Values investment trust are down by a third this year.

20 April 2020

Management contract for £499m poorly performing UK equity income trust put under review one working day after fund manager Alastair Mundy took leave of absence.

20 April 2020

Sebastian Lyon, manager of the defensive Trojan fund and Personal Assets investment trust, has been buying more shares in the sell-off.

17 April 2020

Fund raisings by Onfido and Previse raise hopes Augmentum Fintech can buck the coronavirus recession with its portfolio of unquoted financial services innovators.

17 April 2020

Dale Nicholls, manager of Fidelity China Special Situations, worries Chinese firms may underestimate global impact of Covid-19 now country has pulled through first phase of pandemic.


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Scottish Mortgage - Why This Crisis Favours Growth Stocks

Growth stocks have generally fared better than value stocks during the coronavirus pandemic, helping Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust during the worst of the stock market falls. Tom Slater, Co-Manager of Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust, explains why.

Monks Investment Trust - Manager Insights - April 2020

Jon Henry, product specialist, gives an update on The Monks Investment Trust PLC and how the portfolio is positioned in the current climate.

Worldwide Healthcare Trust – Pandemic Video Update

In this pandemic update, Dr Polischuk discusses the industry's response to the crisis and the outlook for healthcare, as well as touching on the investment company’s recent performance.