Trust discounts widen in 2021 as post-Covid euphoria is hit by new variants

Positives and negatives

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Sarah Godfrey of the Edison Group

Sarah Godfrey of the Edison Group

In 2021, equity investment trusts saw their discounts widen by a weighted average of 4.8%, according to figures from the Association of Investment Companies (AIC) and Morningstar for Investment Week.

However, when it comes to the individual winners and losers trusts swung drastically in both directions. Ten years ago, in 2011, the equity investment trust universe saw their discounts widen by a...

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