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29 November 2017

CatCo Reinsurance Opportunities brushes off recent hurricane damage by raising $543 million from investors betting on higher insurance rates next year.

29 November 2017

Shares in electric car maker are up nearly 900% in five years but Edinburgh Worldwide manager Douglas Brodie says they have further to go.

28 November 2017

Fidelity and Seneca fund managers say they have been using the hit to infrastructure funds from Labour's PFI hostility as a buying opportunity.

24 November 2017

Private equity trusts have had another great year. On average their shares have rallied 130% over five years but still trade on wide discounts. Is there more to come?

24 November 2017

Shares in top-performing global trust Lindsell Train have lost their fizz this year but its star manager remains bullish buying stake in champagne producer.

23 November 2017

Regional student accommodation fund ends weeks of speculation about its dividend and cuts shareholder payouts this year and next by 9% and 10% respectively.

23 November 2017

Neil Woodford has publicly backed US biotech company that is the top holding in his Patient Capital trust, after it came under attack from short-sellers this month.

22 November 2017

Enterprise investment schemes and venture capital trusts got the chancellor's Budget blessing although a new 'risk to capital' measure will ensure their tax incentives are not abused.

22 November 2017

Chancellor revives idea of launching a venture capital investment trust through the British Business Bank as part of plans to unleash capital for cutting-edge start-ups.

22 November 2017

Financial difficulties at Carillion and other construction groups infrastructure fund to take steps to ensure it is not hit by failure of a contractor.



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The outlook for 2018: Panel discussion with Scottish Mortgage, Witan and Standard Life Equity Income

Tom Slater, joint manager of Scottish Mortgage, Andrew Bell, chief executive of Witan and Thomas Moore, manager of Standard Life Equity Income, discuss their causes for optimism and concern in 2018 and the regions and sectors they believe will be the big winners of the coming year.

AIC interview with Walter Price, Allianz Technology Trust

Walter Price, Portfolio Manager of Allianz Technology Trust, talks to the AIC about why investors should consider a specialist technology fund, the emerging technologies he is most excited about and his views on the FAANG stocks (Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google).

AIC interview with Katie Potts, Herald Investment Trust

Katie Potts, Manager of Herald Investment Trust, discusses the differences between the US and UK technology investment scenes, why she invests in earlier-stage companies and the technology sectors where she is finding most value.

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