Investors in the Personal Assets Trust have enjoyed another steady half-year with the portfolio well-placed to withstand whatever the markets can throw at it.
Income investors will always be attracted to higher yielding opportunities, but it is rare to find one where the income is fully covered by a sustainable stream of earnings like the Regional REIT.
Funds expert Nick Sudbury scours the markets for the funds and trusts that offer investors an above average level of income.
A consistent performer like the Capital Gearing Trust can make an ideal core portfolio holding that can help to stabilise your returns in a volatile market environment.
Golden Prospect Precious Metals is the best performing investment trust year-to-date with a gain of almost 64%, but there could be more upside to come.
Schroders has been appointed to manage Woodford Patient Capital, but it could be a long process tackling the legacy issues from Woodford’s disastrous tenure.
Nick Sudbury explores some of the best ways to invest for retirement using funds and trusts within your pension portfolio.
Fund charges act as a drag on the performance, but Nick Sudbury says that they are not as transparent and easy to quantify as you might think.
CIP Merchant Capital has only invested half of its cash, yet the share price weakness effectively allows you to pick up the underlying stock portfolio at a significant discount, writes Nick Sudbury.
A recent dip in the share price of Draper Esprit has provided an ideal chance to benefit from a successful venture capital fund, writes Nick Sudbury.