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5 August 2020

Gold tops $2,000 an ounce for the first time ever as falling dollar and a drop in real yields sent investors scurrying for alternative forms of protection.

4 August 2020

University may have been pushed out of reach of many young people afraid they can no longer afford to go, according to research for the Association of Investment Companies.

4 August 2020

UK smaller companies trusts BlackRock Throgmorton and Oryx International Growth both have great long-term records but one has turned bearish and the other bullish on post-pandemic prospects.

4 August 2020

The FTSE 100 has edged higher after shares in BP surged following a first dividend cut in a decade, while Diageo dropped on a a disappointing earnings update.

4 August 2020

Three UK small-cap trusts and funds of Edinburgh-based 'value' boutique endure perfect storm in first half of year as their style comes unstuck in the pandemic.

4 August 2020

Music and passion are the fashion at royalties fund Hipgnosis as it adds the back catalogue of Barry Manilow to its burgeoning alternative income portfolio.

3 August 2020

Standard Life Investments Property Income cuts its quarterly dividend by 40% as it struggles to collect rent, accusing some tenants of abusing government measures.

3 August 2020

The coroanvirus crisis will accelerate the modernisation of GP surgeries and medical centres, benefiting healthcare property investor PHP whose shares already stand on a 40% premium to asset value as investors like its government-backed assets and income.

3 August 2020

FTSE 100 bounces back into black after good Chinese economic data offset profits plunge at HSBC bank and US-China tensions over social media app TikTok.

3 August 2020

Government proposal lets open-ended funds dodge for further five years flawed European rules on performance disclosure that closed-end investment companies have laboured under for over two years.

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Pre-election investment company views on the US - Outlook

Paul Niven, F&C Investment Trust, Fran Radano, North American Income Trust, and Zehrid Osmani, Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust, discuss their outlook for the US markets.

Recorded 8 September 2020.

Pre-election investment company views on the US – How could the election affect your portfolio?

Paul Niven, F&C Investment Trust, Fran Radano, North American Income Trust, and Zehrid Osmani, Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust, discuss how the upcoming election could affect the US markets and their portfolios.

Recorded 8 September 2020.

Pre-election investment company views on the US - What are the key risks?

Paul Niven, F&C Investment Trust, Fran Radano, North American Income Trust, and Zehrid Osmani, Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust, discuss the key risks in the US market.

Recorded 8 September 2020.