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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.

Spotlight – July 2020

2 July 2020

This month’s Spotlight looks beyond the short-term impacts of the coronavirus crisis to what may be the pandemic’s more lasting effects.

VCTs – Outlook for the sector

7 February 2020

Will Fraser-Allen – Albion VCTs, Dr Paul Jourdan – Amati AIM VCT and Charlie Winward – The Northern VCTs explain their outlook for the VCT sector.

Executive interview – Seneca Global Income & Growth Trust

6 February 2020

Gary Moglione, one of SIGT’s fund managers, discusses how the environment has been for value managers and how Brexit is affecting the fund’s UK exposure. He then highlights the new positions in the portfolio, before discussing changes within the specialist asset segment of the company and how overall asset allocation has evolved over the course of this year.

A clear winner

31 January 2020

David Prosser examines a study from AJ Bell looking at the outperformance of investment companies against their open-ended equivalent funds.


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