Analysts take aim at Woodford over late disclosure of WPCT sell down

Speculation trust could be wound up

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Neil Woodford has been criticised by investment trust analysts for the late disclosure of the sale of a majority of his stake in Woodford Patient Capital Trust (WPCT), with a trio of brokers speculating the portfolio could be wound up.

In separate announcements to the market on Monday morning (29 July), the board of WPCT said it was considering sacking Woodford Investment Management (WIM) from the running of the trust. It added it had...

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