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UK’s investment trust sector looking for a new head after Ian Sayers, chief executive of the Association of Investment Companies (AIC), announces he will leave the trade body this year.
Fund managers of Octopus Renewables Infrastructure hail the opportunity in a £1bn pipeline, where taking on significant construction risk can provide access to renewable energy’s growth.
Lead fund manager of International Biotechnology Trust handing reins to co-managers Ailsa Craig and Marek Poszepczynski after seven years in charge.
Over 85% of equity-focused investment trusts yielding more than 1% maintained or increased dividends in last year's turmoil, underscoring the attraction of closed-end funds for income investors.
Craig Baker, chairman of Alliance Trust’s investment committee, talks to Funds Fanatic Gavin Lumsden about key themes to consider when investing this year’s ISA allowance.
Top-performing private equity investment trust posts strong annual results but its shares drop 7% as investors worry what recent sell-off in listed technology stocks mean for prospects this year.
Rebel shareholders in Strategic Equity Capital step up campaign for specialist UK smaller companies investment trust to be wound up and its £194m of assets returned to investors.
Stripe, the unquoted global payments processor, receives record $95bn valuation in its latest funding round, boosting backer Scottish Mortgage Trust as UK’s largest investment trust recovers from recent tech sell-off.
GCP Student Living (DIGS) says hotel developers are looking at different options after the coronavirus pandemic which the real estate investment trust could exploit as it too pulls through a painful period of campus lockdowns.
UK equity income investment trust battered in last year's coronavirus crash squeezes back into FTSE 250 index after remarkable 60% six-month rebound puts former value struggler leap ahead of a leading global growth trust for the first time in years.