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Funds and Investment Trusts
Fears over the impact of the coronavirus on the global economy could create a buying opportunity for the AVI Japan Opportunity Trust as its premium narrows.
The City of London Investment Trust is one of the most reliable sources of equity income and has continued to generate stable returns despite the uncertainty surrounding Brexit.
Renewable Energy investment trusts have sold off recently, but the weakness could create a buying opportunity for Bluefield Solar Income.
Investment trust discounts are narrow by historic standards, which makes the near 20% opportunity on the India Capital Growth Fund a standout trading buy.
Over the last ten years the majority of investment trusts have outperformed their equivalent open-ended funds and in a handful of cases the difference was more than 100%.
Nick Sudbury unveils the pick of the experts’ best fund and trust ideas for a prosperous 2020.
The insurance sector is one of those areas of the market that often goes under-the-radar, yet it can deliver impressive and consistent performance.
The activist Nippon Active Value Fund hopes to raise £200m to invest in a concentrated portfolio of undervalued Japanese equities.
Growth stocks have outperformed their value equivalents for most of the last ten years, but there are signs that this could be starting to change.