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Fund Manager June Update – The City of London Investment Trust

Fund Manager June Update – The City of London Investment Trust

Job Curtis, Fund Manager for The City of London Investment Trust, provides an update on portfolio activity in light of recent dividend cuts in the market.

Henderson High Income AGM

Henderson High Income AGM

Watch Fund Manager David Smith present on how the Trust has performed over the last financial year and his outlook for the coming months.

AIM turns 25

AIM turns 25

AIM on its 25th birthday has never been more important.

Henderson Far East Income Asia Pacific Dividend Index

Henderson Far East Income Asia Pacific Dividend Index

The latest edition of the Henderson Far East Income Dividend Index is the third annual report tracking the trends in dividends paid by companies listed across the Asia Pacific region.

Fund manager May commentary – The City of London Investment Trust

Fund manager May commentary – The City of London Investment Trust

Manager update – The City of London Investment Trust

Fund manager May commentary – Lowland Investment Company

Fund manager May commentary – Lowland Investment Company

Fund manager update on Lowland Investment Company

Fund manager May commentary – Henderson EuroTrust

Fund manager May commentary – Henderson EuroTrust

Markets continued to rally in May, with investors encouraged by the gradual easing of virus-related restrictions across the world. Towards the end of the month, we started to see a marked factor rotation within the market with value/cyclicality starting to outperform growth/quality/price momentum. This move will have been painful for those funds/Trusts that have performed

So… what about inflation?

So… what about inflation?

John Pattullo, Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income, shares his views on the most frequently asked question by clients these days: “what about inflation?”

How to choose an investment trust

How to choose an investment trust

With over 400 investment trusts currently trading on the UK stock market, investors are spoiled for choice. Follow this guide to find the right investment trust for you.

The relentless power of dividends in driving total returns

The relentless power of dividends in driving total returns

Shares have a consistent track record of outperforming bonds and cash over the long term. They’re more likely to do so, and by a greater margin, when dividend income is reinvested. Read more.

Keep calm and carry on

Keep calm and carry on

The Covid-19 outbreak has had a devastating impact on global economies and stock markets. Is it wise to consider that we are in a bear market?

How can Investment Trusts cope with dividend cuts?

How can Investment Trusts cope with dividend cuts?

Laura Foll, Co-Fund Manager for Lowland Investment Company, delivers an update to investors on how the Trust has fared in the first quarter of the year and discusses the latest portfolio activity.