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.
With Octopus Titan VCT raising a record-breaking £120m, David Prosser examines the role VCTs can play in effective financial planning.
TR European Growth Trust manager Ollie Beckett examines the opportunity of European small-caps.
Jeroen Huysinga, portfolio manager of JPMorgan Global Growth & Income Trust, discusses why the outlook for equity investing remains positive.
With banks, fund managers and stockbrokers offering very different outlooks for markets, David Prosser explains how investment companies could help.
Ian Cowie explains how investment companies could help those in retirement.
What’s changed in the investment company sector five years after the Retail Distribution Review (RDR)?
Investment companies have a long track record of offering exposure to exotic asset classes. Could it extend to Bitcoin too?
Our regular contributor mulls over the ups and downs of his personal portfolio in 2017.
The AIC’s Chief Executive Ian Sayers reflects on the high points of 2017 and the upcoming 150th anniversary of investment companies.
The AIC’s Chief Executive explores Key Information Documents.
The outlook for 2018: AIC panel discussion with Scottish Mortgage, Witan and Standard Life Equity Income
Tom Slater, joint manager of Scottish Mortgage, Andrew Bell, chief executive of Witan and Thomas Moore, manager of Standard Life Equity Income, discuss their causes for optimism and concern in 2018 and the regions and sectors they believe will be the big winners of the coming year.
AIC Communications Director, Annabel Brodie-Smith, talks to the managers of Scottish Mortgage, Witan, and Standard Life Equity Income about their causes for optimism and concern in 2018 and the regions and sectors they believe will be the big winners of the coming year.