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ESG remains a “minefield” for advisers and wealth managers
91% recommend sustainable funds and 72% expect demand to increase. Less than a fifth of intermediaries trust ESG ratings.
In praise of property
David Prosser explains how investment companies offer clear advantages over other possible routes into the property sector for investors.
Hardman Talks: Equity income & AIC dividend heroes
Keith Hiscock and Riccardo Bindi are joined by Annabel Brodie-Smith, Communications Director of the AIC to talk about using investment companies to generate equity income and the work the AIC has published on what it calls “dividend heroes”.
Narrowing Trust Discounts
In this update, Rory Palmer discusses abrdn proposing Merger of Closed-End Income Funds, discounts on UK Mid and Small Cap Focus Trusts narrow and Nick Greenwood to co-ma...
Top trusts on double-digit discounts
A list of the 20 best performing investment companies over ten years that are currently trading on double-digit discounts has been published by the Association of Investment Companies (AIC).
Meet the manager: Jean Hugues de Lamaze
Manager of Ecofin Global Utilities and Infrastructure Trust.
Investment Trust Edge | 19th October 2023
In this Investment Trust Edge episode, we are joined by three experts to discuss Alliance Investment Trust, China's market, and Governance in Investment Trust Boards.
A new home for income investors?
David Prosser weighs up whether bonds or equities are a better choice for income investors.
AIC launches ‘My portfolios’ tool to help investors keep track of their investments
The Association of Investment Companies (AIC) has launched a new tool called ‘My portfolios’ to help investors keep track of their investment company holdings.
Investment company shareholders steering clear of AGMs
Nearly nine in ten private investors in investment companies have rarely or never attended an annual general meeting, according to research from the Association of Investment Companies.
Can activist investors be a positive force for shareholders?
David Prosser argues that activist campaigns can bring benefits to shareholders.
Tritax Big Box REIT doubles down on developments as market improves
European Opportunities capitalises on the Novo Nordisk rally to beat the market
Finsbury Growth & Income Trust Plc - Total Voting Rights
01/03/2024 - 08:40
Investing for growth
Find out what growth investing is and how it could help you achieve your long-term financial goals.
Recorded 1 November 2022.
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An introduction to ESG
What is ESG and how does it relate to investment companies?
Saving for your children’s future?
Find out how to invest for your child with investment companies and why they offer good long-term performance.