When an analyst describes their subject as ‘one of the best kept secrets in the investment trust sector’ it pays to take note, says Nick Sudbury.
Brexit has the power to make or break the performance of almost any UK equity fund, but the Diverse Income Trust can protect against the worst of any fallout.
The fallout from the suspension of Neil Woodford’s flagship Equity Income fund has forced the Board of Woodford Patient Capital to take steps to try to limit the damage.
It’s a very exciting time to invest in smaller companies, and Nick Sudbury has picked out some of the funds and trusts that can give investors ready-made exposure.
It has been a tumultuous three years since the EU referendum and despite the political paralysis in Westminster there have been plenty of funds that have made good progress, writes Nick Sudbury.
Augmentum Fintech’s portfolio of unquoted, early stage Fintech businesses has risen by an impressive 10.7% during its first year.
The suspension of Neil Woodford’s flagship Equity Income fund has left investors trapped and badly affected the performance of his Income Focus fund, as well as his investment trust.
Capital Gearing Trust has delivered an impressive annual gain of 7.9%, despite the managers’ main concern being capital preservation.
The re-election of Prime Minister Modi has provided a boost to the specialist India-focused investment trusts.
Nick Sudbury explains how investors can dampen the impact of market volatility through taking advantage of alternative assets via investment trusts.