Comment & Analysis
Investment Trust Watch: ‘buy’ HICL Infrastructure
Rising interest rates and gilt yields are weakening shares in many alternative income funds, including UK’s biggest listed social infrastructure company.
Ian Cowie: I’m happy for Asia to climb ‘wall of worry’
Twenty years have passed since the 1997 Asian crisis. While the region’s markets are rarely smooth, my investment trusts have done fantastically well and I’m holding on for more.
Miton Global spies 'hidden income' trust opportunities
With 'yield starvation' still afflicting investors, Nick Greenwood of Miton Global Opportunities picks out undervalued investment trusts whose dividends he expects to rise.
Another dotcom bubble? That’s dotty, says Rogoff
Technology stocks have enjoyed a stellar year, but fears of another bubble in the sector are wide of the mark, says top investor Ben Rogoff.
Invesco’s new ‘dividend hero’ delivers 20 years of income growth
Ciaran Mallon's Invesco Income Growth trust has lived up to its name after consistently growing shareholder dividends for two decades.
Social housing Reit raises £180m as flotation revival continues
Flotation of Residential Secure Income falls short of £300 million target but confirms investor thirst for yield after busy first half for investment company launches.
‘Select’ trust cuts Invesco Perpetual’s charges
Invesco Perpetual Select becomes 26th investment trust to curb fund manager charges this year in response to investor pressure.
Trust Tips: Numis' nine changes for cautious markets
Half-year review of investment trust recommendations sees Numis Securities' change two equity funds and seven in pricey 'alternative assets'.
Investment Trust Watch: Trump, bankruptcy and a 'cheap' trust
US president Donald Trump could play an unlikely role in deciding the fate of one of SQN Asset Finance Income's problem investments.
Trust Tips: Winterflood prunes New Year recommendations
Winterflood Securities takes profits and makes some big calls on its investment trust recommendations in anticipation of a rougher time for stock markets.