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.
As we begin a new tax year, David Prosser ponders the old adage ‘it's not about timing the market, but about time in the market’.
Alex Denny, Head of Investment Trusts at Fidelity, shares his thoughts.
Zehrid Osmani, Manager of Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust, gives a market update, highlights potential opportunities post coronavirus and explains his investment process.
David Prosser explains the unique ability that investment companies have of being able to squirrel away income to smooth dividends in the down the line.
VCTs invested more than £900m in small UK companies during 2018 and 2019.
New data from the AIC shows the power of long-term investing.
David Prosser looks at recent discount movements in the industry and what this might mean for opportunistic investors.
In this podcast, Zehrid Osmani, Portfolio Manager of Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust, discusses the opportunities he is seeing during current market turmoil.
Longest-serving investment company managers share their bear market insights.
David Prosser looks at the recent suspension of open-ended property funds and the structural suitability of investment companies for illiquid assets and dividend payments.