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Financial advisers

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 – February 2019

7 February 2019

What’s going on with VCTs? We look at how the sector is adapting to recent rule changes and Brexit. Also in Spotlight this month, will Chinese equities have a good Year of the Pig, or just a pig of a year?

The hunt for income

9 August 2018

With interest rates still at ultra-low levels, David Prosser discusses the income advantages of investment companies.

Biotech Growth: Fund Manager update

7 August 2018

Portfolio Manager, Geoffrey Hsu, discusses why innovation in areas such as gene therapy is presenting exciting opportunities in the biotechnology sector.

Worldwide Healthcare: manager update

3 August 2018

Trevor Polischuk, Portfolio Manager, explains how the company focuses on innovation and growth from across the healthcare sector to target superior returns.

A good first half

20 July 2018

New data suggests that over several areas of the UK market investment companies consistently outperformed in H1 2018.


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