View the article online at http://citywire.co.uk/money/article/a873261
Asset Allocation: preparing trust portfolios for 2016
Managers of 'multi-asset' investment trusts are taking care not to be caught napping as markets resume their merry-go-round.
How should investors position themselves for 2016? We speak to managers of ‘multi-asset’ investment trusts BlackRock Income Strategies Trust (BIST ), Ruffer Investment Company (RICA ) and Seneca Global Income & Growth (SIGT ) who have the freedom to invest in asset classes such as bonds and property as well as equities (shares).
Their view is that central banks and the direction of interest rates in the US, UK, Europe and Japan are set to dominate markets again next year.
Europe and Japan have further to recover and so are favoured to make the best gains, according to the managers, but markets are expected to be volatile so having a widely spread portfolio is important.
News sponsored by:
Making the most out of Europe’s potential means seeing things differently. Learn more about how BlackRock’s focused approach to investing in Europe helps investors unlock the continent’s vast potential.
In this guide to investment trusts, produced in association with Aberdeen Asset Management, we spoke to many of the leading experts in the field to find out more.
More about this:
Look up the investment trusts
- BlackRock Income Strategies (Ordinary Share)
- Ruffer Investment Company (Ordinary Share)
- Seneca Global Income & Growth (Ordinary Share)
What others are saying
Tools from Citywire Money
From the Forums+ Start a new discussion
Weekly email from The Lolly
Get simple, easy ways to make more from your money. Just enter your email address below
An error occured while subscribing your email. Please try again later.
Thank you for registering for your weekly newsletter from The Lolly.
Keep an eye out for us in your inbox, and please add email@example.com to your safe senders list so we don't get junked.
by Gavin Lumsden on Oct 28, 2016 at 16:26