Woodford Patient Capital (WPCT) is currently the most shorted investment trust in the FTSE 350, after hedge funds upped their bets against the closed-end vehicle run by beleaguered stockpicker Neil Woodford.
With faith in the fund manager having taken a hit since the open-ended Equity Income was suspended last week, WPCT's share price has plummeted, touching 59p on Monday. Having closed at 76.5p this time...
Uncertainty set to remain
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Perhaps surprisingly, Europe was the second best-performing regional stockmarket in the world in the first half of 2019.
Bouncing back from the market correction of last year, the first half of 2019 has been positive for global equities.