Funds & Fund Managers
‘It’s not a one-off’: Woodford, Barnett hope so as Burford Capital racks up record profits
Litigation financier notches up another year of record results underlining its importance as a key holding for under-fire fund managers Neil Woodford and Mark Barnett.
Woodford admits fund could fail unless performance improves
Neil Woodford tells Financial Times his flagship fund risks going 'out of business in about two-and-a-half years' if he cannot stem outflows and improve performance.
Pound rallies as investors bet on Brexit delay after May's defeat
Sterling gains ground as investors price in expectations 'no-deal' Brexit will be overwhelmingly rejected by parliament today
F&C marks birthday re-issuing shares for first time in 60 years
Investors gave F&C Investment Trust a big present for its 150th birthday last year, with a re-rating that enabled the £3.7 billion global investment trust to issue its first shares in six decades.
The Secret CEO: Woodford's swap deal is the final straw
Citywire Wealth Manager's anonymous columnist sells their stake in Woodford Equity Income, angry at fund manager's controversial assets swap.
Want to be an ISA millionaire? Invest in investment trusts
Investors who have accumulated £1 million or more in individual savings accounts (ISAs) have a higher proportion of investment trusts in their portfolios than the average investor, research indicates.