Funds & Fund Managers
Morningstar downgrades Woodford Equity Income on ‘extreme’ portfolio
Fund research group cuts rating from 'bronze' to 'neutral', criticising manager's 'relentless willingness to push the portfolio to its liquidity limit'.
How Vodafone went from Facebook to flat, hitting UK yields
Once the ‘Facebook of its sector’ Vodafone is now ‘flatlining’, say managers of Merchants trust, while Neptune fund manager Robin Geffen describes its dividend cut as a ‘canary in the coal mine’ for the UK stock market.
Woodford's Kymab plans US stock market flotation
Cambridge biopharma start-up delivers fillip to Neil Woodford's plans to reduce unquoted holdings in flagship fund by filing for flotation on US stock market.
Guernsey lifts suspension of Woodford’s Industrial Heat shares
Guernsey's International Stock Exchange lifts suspension of dealings in Neil Woodford's shares in cold fusion specialist Industrial Heat.
Train reaps swift reward for big bets on Hargreaves and Schroders
Nick Train hails 'spectacular' returns in April for Hargreaves Lansdown and Schroders after significantly upping his stakes.
Woodford risks £250m withdrawal as Kent council reviews investment
Neil Woodford risks £250 million withdrawal from his flagship fund as Kent County Council reviews its pension fund investment.