It has been a busy period for new launches with some interesting investment trusts coming to market in October including some worth further consideration.
Funds and Investment Trusts
October was a tough month for shareholders in the country’s largest investment trust, Scottish Mortgage, but could it still fit in your portfolio?
A fall in the local stock market has created a possible buying opportunity for VinaCapital Vietnam Opportunity trust, which is trading on a 21% discount to NAV.
The Smithson Investment Trust was the biggest ever UK investment company launch. Nick Sudbury looks at Smithson and some of the other contenders.
Recent broker research from Canaccord that has highlighted the advantages of using investment trusts to invest in commercial property, writes Nick Sudbury.
Nick Sudbury seeks out the best funds and trusts investing in renewable energy assets.
Numis believe pure-play residential Berlin fund Phoenix Spree Deutschland will benefit from significant value embedded in its portfolio, and a positive economic backdrop.
James Faulkner interviews Chris Holmes, manager of John Laing Environmental Assets, one of a small but growing band of investment trusts seeking out opportunities in the renewables sector.
Nick Sudbury examines the recent results from the City of London Investment Trust, which has just reported its 52nd consecutive year of dividend increases.
The Woodford Patient Capital Trust is widely held by retail investors and has announced a material upgrade to its NAV, although it is still trading at a wide discount.