11 trusts initially given rating
Also flags enhancement to RDR reforms
Follows concerns from institutional advisory groups
Only four brand new trusts launched
Update: Aberdeen proposes discount control mechanism on Diversified Income & Growth trust post merger
Merged with BlackRock trust after strategic review
Boards reassessing strategies
Opportunities in a number of sectors
Proposed lower taxes and cash repatriation
'Right balance between fear and greed'
Alex Wright, portfolio manager of the Fidelity Special Values trust and Special Situations fund, talks to Lawrence Gosling about opportunities in sectors including financials, oil and construction.
Follows revision of benchmark in December
Investment trust commentators have welcomed the news Alliance Trust has agreed to buy out Elliott Advisors' near 20% stake in the £3.5bn vehicle at a 4.75% discount to NAV, saying it will "end a turbulent chapter" in the fund's history.
Significant returns since mandate change
Initiating share repurchase programme
Optimistic on outlook for equities
Scottish Mortgage's Anderson 'perturbed' by political climate and lack of support for next Amazon or Baidu
Baillie Gifford's James Anderson, co-manager of the £4.5bn Scottish Mortgage investment trust, has expressed his concern about recent rhetoric used by the UK and US governments, and warned of the impact of their policies on developing the next generation...
Over 30 million share repurchased
Introduced new long-term discount target
Move to fund of funds approach
Managed by Alasdair McKinnon
Trust once again becoming 'relevant' for investors
'Expanding universe of alternatives'
Willis Towers Watson to oversee whole strategy