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Randeep Somel to focus on turning around performance of M&G Global Basics as Managed Growth fund handed to Dave Fishwick.
Best performing investment trust's bet that the FTSE 100 would fall from 7,000 milestone pays off after Black Monday crash.
Alan Brierley of Canaccord Genuity identifies 'compelling' funds for investors prepared to brave the stock market with a long-term bet.
Bond managers are putting safeguards in place as prospect of interest rate rises prompts investors to sell.
The Bank of England stopped the money-printing presses three years ago but will soon have £17 billion to plough into government bonds.
James Carthew scours interim accounts from Neil Woodford's new investment trust.
The oil price may have fallen to its lowest level since the financial crisis, but Chris Taylor believes it will get cheaper.
(Update) Investment trust bargain hunters move in after yesterday's rout with funds of star Asia manager Hugh Young in focus.
Decision to buy protection against a sharp fall in the FTSE 100 looks a shrewd move after yesterday's panic-selling.
A roundup of trades by professional investors, including Safestyle, Lighthouse, Xchanging, RM2 and Optimal Payments.
Citywire AA-rated Nick Train says unless you can call market booms and crashes, it pays to be bullish 'whatever the circumstances'.
The Lowland investment trust boasts racier stocks than many of its equity income peers, with a growing contingent of AIM-listed university spin-off firms.
Trust has offered shareholders an easier exit in bid to boost size, but plan carries risks, says James Carthew.
Gervais Williams has renewed his 'put' option against a FTSE 100 sell-off in a bid to provide protection for his Diverse Income trust.
Citywire AAA-rated manager sells energy provider he first bought more than five years ago, warning it could struggle to grow earnings.
Investment trust says it is prepared to use revenue reserves to keep 2015 dividend at last year's 21p level.
Citywire AA-rated fund manager Barry Norris has hiked his 'short' position in the embattled emerging markets-focused bank.
Veteran smaller companies investor sees fund removed from UK Equity Income sector after missing yield target.
Shares in Google have rallied after the search engine giant announced a restructuring under the 'Alphabet' holding company.
Investors have prized JPMorgan Global Emerging Markets Income's ability to maintain steady dividends despite the downturn in developing markets.
Citywire AAA-rated manager will continue to run Old Mutual UK Alpha fund alongside new chief executive role.
Neil Woodford-managed trust raises £4.6 million in first of a likely series of new shares issues.
Shares fall while gold and bonds rally after China surprises markets by devaluing its currency.
Fund group, which runs some of the UK's biggest bond funds, blames 'change in investor sentiment away from fixed income'.
Woodford Patient Capital to issue more shares to satisfy 'excess demand' after surging to double-digit premium.
Citywire AAA-rated James Lowen and Clive Beagles add Barclays to their JOHCM UK Equity Income fund for first time in five years.
Natural resources specialist appointed co-manager on £670 million fund run by Evy Hambro.
Brunner managers are increasing their exposure to overseas stocks as they try to look beyond 'obvious' sources of income.
Neil Woodford's Patient Capital trust has got off to a flying start, and is now up by nearly 20% since launch.
Figures from Hargreaves Lansdown show that while traditional income investments still hold sway, retirees aren't ignoring growth.
Trust aims to address persistent discount and small size by allowing shareholders an easier exit.
Standard Life Investments takes top spot in report on fund sales, thanks in part to the popularity of its Global Absolute Return Strategies fund.
We asked 10 leading UK fund managers for the stocks they believe could deliver better-than-expected dividends.
Invesco, Ruffer and Standard Life Investments among groups backing the latest company brought to AIM by Marwyn Value Investors.
Two of Aberdeen Asset Management's popular Asia funds feature in Tilney Bestinvest's Spot the Dog study of underperfoming funds.
Aberdeen UK Tracker, the only 'passive' fund that can beat the index, cuts its annual fee in response to the price war from rivals.
Manager replaces Shinji Higaki as Japanese smaller companies investment trust tries to catch up with sector leader Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon.
Tom Dobell's once-triumphant strategy of investing in out-of-favour companies has come unstuck. Can his fund mount its own recovery?
Greencoat UK Wind, the only stock market listed wind power fund, says government cuts won’t blow it or renewable energy off course.