UK equities tipped as top performer for 2020 in AIC fund manager poll

Low interest rates cause for optimism

Lauren Mason
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A third of managers tipped UK equities as having the best prospects over the next 12 months
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A third of managers tipped UK equities as having the best prospects over the next 12 months

The UK stockmarket is most likely to produce the best returns for equity investors in 2020, according to an annual poll of investment trust managers conducted by the Association of Investment Companies (AIC).

Out of those surveyed, 33% tipped UK equities as having the best prospects over the next 12 months. Almost a quarter of these said the biggest cause for optimism is the fact interest rates will likely...

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