Welcome to the AIC’s financial adviser centre. Here, you can access statistics, performance data, training, news, guides and videos on the investment company industry, including investment trusts and VCTs. All our services for financial advisers and wealth managers are free of charge and our CPD is accredited by professional bodies.
David Prosser examines data suggesting that older investors are more likely to hold investment companies.
What are the prospects for Wetherspoon, Hollywood Bowl and others?
Zehrid Osmani, Portfolio Manager of Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust, gives an update on his portfolio and how Martin Currie approaches ESG.
David Prosser examines the ESG credentials of the investment company industry.
The holdings developing vaccines, tests and treatments.
Zehrid Osmani, Portfolio Manager of Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust, gives an update on earnings in Q1, his portfolio, focusing on earnings risk, and investment process.
Steve Hunter of Seneca Global Income & Growth explains why the investment company is sticking to its value-investing knitting.
In light of recent comments from fund manager Terry Smith, David Prosser examines the income benefits of investment companies.
How are investment companies helping in the fight against COVID-19?
David Prosser explains how alternative investment companies can offer diversification to your portfolio.
AIC responds to the Government’s Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill 2019-21.
Growth stocks have generally fared better than value stocks during the coronavirus pandemic, helping Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust during the worst of the stock market falls. Tom Slater, Co-Manager of Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust, explains why.