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14 August 2018

Crux, SW Mitchell and Latitude have all outperformed their benchmarks since they started running money for the global trust.

14 August 2018

With value investors making inroads into their stock, Edinburgh and Perpetual Income & Growth have started to buy back shares for the first time in over a decade as their boards grapple with underperformance of their former star fund manager.

13 August 2018

FTSE 100 falls as Turkish lira continues to tumble, weighing on travel stocks and emerging markets investment trusts.

10 August 2018

Biotech Growth has had a dull 12 months after disappointments from its holding in Celgene but with its shares on a 7% discount and fund manager Geoff Hsu anticipating more mergers and acquisitions now could be a good entry point.

10 August 2018

JPMorgan Claverhouse, a UK equity income trust run by William Meadon and Callum Abbot, has given Nick Train's Finsbury Growth & Income a run for its money over the past year.

8 August 2018

RIT Capital Partners chairman Lord Jacob Rothschild warns investors the global unity that helped propel stock markets over past decade is fracturing.

8 August 2018

Activist Edward Bramson brushes off reports his backers are impatient with the lack of detail on his campaign against Barclays bank. Shares in his Sherborne investment company fall 4%.

8 August 2018

Investment trust’s holdings in unlisted companies would rise to nearly a fifth of its £7.6 billion of assets, should it continue to back Elon Musk’s electric car maker as a private company.

8 August 2018

Investor subscription service plans to launch a new portfolio that applies a momentum-driven process to investment trusts and exchange-traded funds.

7 August 2018

Listed fintech fund backed by RIT Capital Partners sees its stake in Zopa lifted by peer-to-peer lender's latest £44 million capital raise.

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