Alt Income: your guide to P2P & direct lending funds
In part two of our series on alternative income for yield-hungry investors, we look under the bonnet of listed peer-to-peer and direct lending trusts.
Worldwide Healthcare: the next big breakthrough
Sam Isaly, veteran manager of Worldwide Healthcare Trust for 22 years, discusses his long career and prospects for medical discoveries.
Top 5 investment trusts for emerging markets
Emerging markets are among the stand-out performers this year. We ask the experts for their top five picks among emerging market investment trusts.
James Carthew: there is a future for quality ‘zeros’
The pool of zero dividend preference shares is shrinking as the split capital investment trusts that issue them mature and wind up. One new issue of these useful capital growth investments is on the horizon, however.
The 'incredibly cheap' market luring Pacific Horizon
Roddy Snell, manager of top-performing Pacific Horizon, has been adding to 'the best long-term structural growth market in Asia'.
Investment Trust Watch: less pricey property
Shares in property trusts look better value, but the huge discount on one fund in the sector comes with complications.
Trusts take oh-so teeny-weeny steps to cut charges
Jupiter US Smaller Companies and Henderson Eurotrust have negotiated small fee reductions with their fund managers. Should they do more?
European small caps bask in the sun of recovery
Smaller companies in Europe are a great play on the global economy, says Ollie Beckett, manager of the top-performing TR European Growth trust.
Investment Trust Insider: issue 42 is out now!
Are you too late for the emerging markets rally? Worldwide Healthcare’s Sam Isaly weighs drug prospects and we look under the bonnet of peer-to-peer lending funds.
Stifel upgrades Edinburgh after Barnett trust de-rates
Analysts at Stifel have turned ‘positive’ on Edinburgh as shares in Mark Barnett’s investment trust trail at their widest discount in five years.