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David Prosser discusses ESG and the crucial role investment company non-executive directors play.
FPC acknowledges that closed-ended funds may be a more appropriate vehicle for investing in illiquid assets.
The AIC has responded to the FCA’s Consultation Paper, ‘Liquidity mismatch in authorised open-ended property funds’.
AIC responds to HM Treasury’s policy statement on the PRIIPs Regulation.
With dividend income under so much pressure, David Prosser discusses investment company dividend heroes and the UK Equity Income sector.
Coronavirus puts off a fifth of school leavers from further education.
Manager Iain McCombie gives an update on the positioning and activity of the Baillie Gifford UK Growth Fund portfolio.
Baillie Gifford’s Charles Plowden explains how long-term stewardship is one of the four golden threads that weaves together to form the Monks investment strategy.
David Prosser compares fees between open-ended funds and investment companies and the recent fee cuts in the closed-ended space.
Investment companies comment on China’s performance and the impact of politics.
Geoff Hsu, Manager of Biotech Growth Trust, presents the investment company’s Annual General Meeting 2020.