A sub-sector in high-yielding energy efficiency funds has emerged with Triple Point Energy Efficiency Infrastructure Company raising £100m to compete with SDCL Energy Efficiency Income Trust, which is seeking another £80m from investors.
Trading updates from commercial property trusts paint a contrasting picture as distribution hub investors like Tritax Big Box and LondonMetric enjoy the boom in online shopping while generalist funds exposed to offices and retail suffer.
JPMorgan Emerging Markets fund manager Austin Forey says returns in sector increasingly driven by same dynamics as developed markets, a trend he labels ‘very encouraging’.
Fund firm Momentum is buying Seneca Investment Managers, which runs the Seneca Global Income & Growth investment trust.
A second investment company deriving an uncorrelated income stream from music royalties, including the Beatles', is set to list in London next month, forcing acquisitive Hipgnosis Songs to share the stage.
Chartered financial planner Doug Brodie assembles crack squad of financial, technology and retail directors, including Nutmeg ‘robo adviser' co-founder William Todd, for new investment trust focused pension income service.
Top-performing Japan mid-cap growth trust over last decade bounces back from last year’s underperformance, but rival JPMorgan Japanese has the edge over three and five years.
After solid half-year results still left their shares trading on a 25% discount, ICG Enterprise fund managers admit listed private equity funds need to do a better job telling investors why the blow-ups of the financial crisis are not going to be repeated.
Jupiter’s shrinking pool of investment trusts at risk of further contraction after Robert Siddles, manager of Jupiter US Smaller Companies for 19 years, announces plan to retire, prompting trust to review its fund management options.
UK’s largest student property company postpones reinstatement of its dividend as occupancy rates drop below 90% target for the start of the academic year.