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Funds and Investment Trusts
Keystone Positive Change (LON: KPC), as it is now known, is a £228m investment trust that until recently had invested in UK equities under the management of Invesco Perpetual. They have since been replaced by Baillie Gifford, which has delivered some amazing returns for investors in the last few years, with the firm given a…
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These new investment trusts hope to generate predictable and attractive returns from digital infrastructure.
Average investment trust discounts have narrowed considerably since the development of the various vaccines, but pockets of value remain.
Fund fees have been falling for years, but one fund manager has recently requested that an increase be put to shareholders, otherwise they have threatened to terminate their agreement.
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