Baillie Gifford wins Schroder UK Growth contract
Baillie Gifford has been tapped to manage the Schroder UK Growth fund following a period of disappointing performance.
Unicorn's five trusts for a politically-challenged UK
With heightened volatility and discounts close to all-time lows, it has been difficult to identify attractive investment opportunities
The fund managers hit by Carillion's collapse
Fund managers had been dumping Carillion's stock in their droves last year, but some were still hit by today's collapse.
Carthew: revisiting the most newsworthy trusts of 2017
As 2018 gets underway, I thought that it might be worth revisiting some of the funds that I wrote about in 2017.
Carthew: trusts offering Woodford a lesson in buying AIM minnows
A couple of weeks ago, I was writing about the potential dangers of holding too many early stage and loss-making technology companies in a portfolio
Carthew: the fliers and flops of the trust class of 2017
It has been a fairly busy year for new issues and we still might see a few more make it over the finish line before Christmas
Carthew: Woodford has too many eggs in too few baskets
In a world of quite binary outcomes, diversification seems like a good idea to me.
Carthew: who is next in Bramson's £700m sights?
At the beginning of July 2017, Sherborne Investors C raised £700 million to fund its next battle
James Carthew: is the Japanese glass half full, empty, or illusory?
It is easy to become fixated on Japan's macroeconomic picture.
Carthew: how multi-manager needs to evolve to survive
It has been 10 years since Princess Private Equity listed in London.
A fresh start: what it takes to set up a wealth boutique
With the raft of new regulations and pressure on fees, what does it take to launch a successful boutique in today’s market?
The perils of 10% portfolio falls reporting
FinoComp CEO Ray Tubman looks at the problems wealth managers face when calculating a 10% portfolio fall.
Mifid II crossroads – a fair price for research?
Fund managers may be forced to wake up to the true price of broker insight, says Chris Turnbull, co-founder of ERIC.