Out of all the alternative investment trusts launched in the last few years, the most unusual is probably the Hipgnosis Songs Fund.
Funds and Investment Trusts
The Woodford Patient Capital Trust has just released its annual results for 2018. It was a mixed year for the fund’s holdings.
Funding Circle has become the latest of the P2P funds to go into realisation mode. Nick Sudbury looks at the problems that have beset the sector and the remaining options.
The VinaCapital Vietnam Opportunity investment trust has just released its interim accounts and continues to look like a good long-term bet, argues Nick Sudbury.
If Prime Minister Modi is re-elected at the forthcoming election there could be a major rally for JP Morgan Indian, with shareholder returns boosted by a narrowing of the 12% discount.
Nick Sudbury looks at at the non-sterling exposure of the various global investment trusts and how this will be a major factor in determining their risk and returns during Brexit.
Neil Woodford’s open ended income fund has swapped some of its illiquid holdings for shares in his investment trust, a move with implications for both of these widely held funds.
With uncertainty levels at fever pitch, Nick Sudbury takes a look at how the professionals are preparing their portfolios for Brexit.
Last year was a difficult year for Riverstone Energy, but the share price and discount haven’t improved in 2019 despite the strong rally in the oil price, which suggests it could be undervalued.
Choosing a fund can feel like a bit of a lottery, but new research has shown that some asset managers have a more consistent track record of outperformance than others.