News by: Gavin Lumsden
Fashion retailer Next claims warm weather hits sales as good news from Royal Bank of Scotland helps the FTSE 100 edge higher.
House prices fell 0.2% in September, their first decline in sixteen months. Nationwide building society thinks the slow down may continue for the rest of the year.
Our daily roundup of the best analyst commentary on shares, also including Lloyds and Cairn Energy.
The world's most famous bond fund manager leaves the firm he founded over 'fundamental differences', according to the company.
Gavin Lumsden explains how he's started investing £10,000 in investment trusts.
Alliance Trust, the underperforming global investment trust stalked by a US hedge fund, has replaced its head of equities.
Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct takes a big position in shares in embattled Tesco as stockbrokers report a surge in interest from private investors.
IG Group's new share dealing service has been criticised for charging investors £100 to vote at annual general meetings.
Job Curtis, manager of the City of London investment trust, dumped a long-term holding in Tesco three weeks ago but says it could be an opportunity for some intrepid investors.
Bradbury had a strong record in UK small and medium-sized companies although retail investors lost him to the hedge fund world in recent years.
How investment trusts are preparing for a rise in interest rates.
The record-beating flotation of Alibaba has advanced the net asset value of Fidelity China Special Situations investment trust by 7.4%.
Baring Emerging Europe and JPMorgan Russian Securities have been hit by the fallout from the arrest of Vladimir Yevtushenkov.
Shares in global emerging market investment trusts are kicking back after a period in the doldrums. Which should you choose?
SNP leader Alex Salmond resigns and the prime minister promises constitutional change after Scotland votes to stay in the UK.
Scottish investment trust shares advance as uncertainty over independence recedes. Aberforth Smaller Companies rises over 3%.
Catch up on this summer's investment trust events with our roundup of news, analyst comments and director dealings.
Welcome to issue 12. We've a bumper edition on Top Trusts for the emerging markets recovery and surviving Taper Tantrum II.
The dollar's strength against the dollar is seeing discounts on US investment trusts widen, says Oriel Securities.
Edinburgh-based fund manager Paul Jourdan says a two-stage referendum would have been better for Scotland and the United Kingdom.