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Robert Jeens, Chairman of Allianz Technology, discusses the role of investment company boards in managing the discount and premium at which they trade.
David Prosser explains how the investment company sector’s corporate governance arrangements can work in investors’ favour.
Board directors Clare Dobie, Alliance Trust, Robert Jeens, Allianz Technology and Gay Collins, JPMorgan Global Growth & Income discuss the role of investment company boards and how they add value for investors.
A Nazi spy ring, James Bond author Ian Fleming, the US railway boom, Dundee and one of the UK’s greatest ever financiers – they are all connected to the story of Scotland’s first ever investment trust. Asset TV catches up with author John Newlands to find out more.
David Prosser shares his views on the wide range of choice available within our sector.
David Prosser examines whether they’re perhaps more of a blessing than a curse.
With emerging markets entering bear territory, David Prosser explains why no action might be the best action for investors.
Scottish Investment Trust manager, Alasdair McKinnon, reflects on his recent trip.
Three prospective launches demonstrate the advantages of the closed-ended structure.
What’s next for technology?
New research shows half of all high-net-worth individuals have never heard of VCTs. David Prosser discusses why advisers might be missing an opportunity.