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Investment company research

Research on investment companies from Edison, Hardman & Co, Kepler and QuotedData can be found below. 

Please bear in mind that this research is likely to have been paid for by the investment company. 

Baillie Gifford China Growth

22 July 2024

Economic transition driving growth opportunities.

Vietnam Enterprise Investments

19 July 2024

VEIL looks set to benefit from a strong earnings recovery in Vietnam this year.

CT UK High Income

19 July 2024

CHI offers a unique strategy that could complement a traditional UK equity income portfolio.

Statistics publications

Monthly updates from our Website & Statistics department include key investment company data such as assets under
management by sector, fundraisings and IPOs. If you have any questions about any of these reports please contact the team at [email protected]

Industry overview

A publication from the AIC which shows a snapshot of Industry assets at any given month end, summarised by our membership, by AIC sector and by individual Investment Trust and VCT in our universe.

Corporate activity

A publication from the AIC showing corporate actions, including fundraising, taken by Investment companies and Venture Capital Trusts in our universe. This report is updated monthly and the latest information runs on a year to date basis.

Monthly information release (MIR)

A collection of information on total assets, portfolio spread, NAVs, income and gearing from AIC member companies as at the end of each month. These are technical sheets distributed to key data providers and industry related firms.

Company documents

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ZDP analytics

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