Despite the volatile backdrop the City of London Investment Trust has grown its dividend every year since 1966. This 56-year-old record is the longest of any investment trust. Here, we look at how this record has been achieved and how portfolio manager Job Curtis is poised to navigate the looming recession.
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In this AGM Presentation, Jamie Ross, Portfolio Manager of Henderson EuroTrust plc Investment Trust, discusses performance over the last financial year, how he has been navigating a volatile market environment, and highlights areas where he has been finding growth opportunities.
In the face of a strengthening US dollar as the US Federal Reserve (Fed) rapidly hikes interest rates, some have begun worrying about the stress this may create for emerging Asian economies and their businesses - reminiscent of the Asian Financial Crisis. Here, we discuss the evolution of the region, its governments, and businesses, and why the same risks don’t exist given how much has changed 25 years on.
Tom O’Hara, Portfolio Manager of Henderson European Focus Trust, provides an update on the investment company highlighting the key drivers of performance and the reasoning behind the energy allocation. Tom also touches on the threat of nationalisation and windfall taxes on energy companies
Recently commissioned research from Edison highlights why now is the time to consider The Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust (HSL). This research explores the macro and micro economic factors currently affecting UK smaller-and-medium sized businesses, including elevated inflation, higher interest rates, and the ongoing war in Ukraine, and how portfolio manager Neil Hermon is navigating this challenging backdrop.
Neil Hermon, Portfolio Manager of The Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust, discusses the challenges small-and-medium sized businesses are facing, why they are more resilient than some might think, and why the small cap story remains compelling.
In this AGM Presentation, Job Curtis, Portfolio Manager of the City of London Investment Trust, discusses the Company’s performance over the last financial year, how he has been navigating inflation and interest risk, areas where he has been finding opportunities, and provides his outlook for dividends going forward.
David Smith, Portfolio Manager of Henderson High Income Trust, talks about the factors currently impacting the UK market, including inflation and interest rates amid a cost-of-living crisis. David also touches on the recent turmoil within bond markets and the need for prudent diversification in volatile market environment.
Job Curtis, Portfolio Manager of The City of London Investment Trust – one of the world’s oldest investment company’s – discusses performance for the financial year ending 30th June 2022, how he has navigated a volatile market environment, and provides his outlook for dividends going forward.
This research explores the macro and micro-economic factors currently affecting the UK market and highlights why Portfolio Manager, Job Curtis believes the UK market might be well placed to provide investors with a stable and consistent income.
Leaving a legacy can feel like an incredibly complicated subject, often because of family dynamics, financial education, and emotions. In this article, we explore some of the options that could help you leave a lasting legacy for your children.