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7 January 2020

Star fund manager's income boosted bv record £882 million Smithson investment trust launch but payments to Mauritius-based company mean his personal wealth is understated.

7 January 2020

Neil Woodford and his chief executive Craig Newman received £13.8 million of dividends in 12 months leading up to the crisis that engulfed Woodford Investment Management, accounts for the business show.

6 January 2020

JPMorgan Indian, a cherished long-term holding of our columnist Ian Cowie, is going on a crash diet with an £195 million return of capital after failing to beat its stock market index.

6 January 2020

Investment trust fund managers ended 2019 on a bullish note, with a third backing the UK to be this year’s best stock market.

6 January 2020

Multi-manager investment trust says move preceded Morningstar’s downgrade of Nick Train’s UK funds and reflects its aim to cut UK exposure in the medium term.

2 January 2020

Investment research group downgrades Lindsell Train UK Equity fund and Finsbury Growth & Income investment trust.

2 January 2020

Woodford's £80 million funding promise to Rutherford Health is continuing to hang over his former flagship fund, which this week was forced to plough £15 million into the cancer treatment company.

23 December 2019

Shares in underperforming Invesco UK All Companies investment trust rise as it looks to capitalise on post-election rally with purchases of up to 1.2 million or 8.9% of its shares.

20 December 2019

High-yielding lender to US drugs companies takes a big step towards restoring dividend cover with flurry of loans that consume its big pile of cash.

20 December 2019

GCP Student Living (DIGS), a £700 million student accommodation fund listed on the stock exchange, caps off good year with fund raising of up to £75 million.

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