Investment trust mandates: When is a rest as good as a change?

Board activity has increased during pandemic

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Sarah Godfrey is a director in the investment companies team at Edison.
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Sarah Godfrey is a director in the investment companies team at Edison.

One of the advantages of the investment trust structure is having an independent board of directors to look after the best interests of shareholders.

These interests may include the need for something more radical than simply a higher dividend or a lower management fee. The hiring and firing of fund managers is one of the key responsibilities of the...

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