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 discusses the new report from Edison.
Carlos Hardenberg, lead portfolio manager of Templeton Emerging Markets Investment Trust discusses the changes he’s made to the portfolio since becoming lead manager in 2015, where they’re finding investment opportunities, why investors should consider emerging markets and his outlook for the emerging markets sector.
Omar Negyal, manager of the JPMorgan Global Emerging Markets Income Trust talks to the AIC about his income strategy for emerging markets, where he’s finding investment opportunities, why investors should consider emerging markets and his outlook for the sector.
Is the emerging market recovery we’ve seen this year sustainable? David Prosser examines.
Why an actively managed global equity portfolio is an ideal vehicle for saving for children.
Putting illiquid assets into investment companies makes them easily tradeable. But to what extent does it dilute their diversification benefits? Nick Britton examines.
More proof that investment companies are alive to the competitive threat posed by other types of collective investment vehicle
David Prosser discusses the recent drop in fees by two investment companies included in the recent Tilney BestInvest research.
David Prosser examines research from Tilney BestInvest and explains why he thinks investors in both open and closed ended funds look set to benefit.
David Prosser explores the issue of investment companies paying income out of capital.
David Prosser takes a look at the Innovative Finance ISA and how investment companies can be an alternative way to gain exposure to alternative finance.
David Prosser looks at why discounts are becoming less of an issue for advisers.