Global Equity Income

Introduction to Global Equity Income

Equity income strategies focus on those companies that pay a dividend to shareholders rather than reinvesting all profits in the company. Companies that pay a dividend tend to be more established and stable companies and therefore an equity income strategy will often prove more defensive in falling markets, though may lag a rapidly rising market. Find out more about Global Equity Income

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  • Lyxor ETF launched its first Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) on the Paris Euronext stock exchange back in 2001. Today, with approximately EUR 30 billion of Assets Under Management, Lyxor is the third largest ETF provider in Europe, and the sixth globally*. *Source Lyxor Asset Mngmnt, 03/2014

  • Baillie Gifford has been managing investment trusts since 1909. Our success has been built on finding good investment opportunities for clients through extensive independent research. Our fundamental analysis and judgement over the years have helped us to become one of the largest investment trust managers.

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Investment Trusts

Name1 Year (%)3 Years (%)5 Years (%)DiscountNAV
Scottish American Investment Company PLC34.9340.3481.314.05299.87Buy
Blue Planet Investment Trust PLC ORD 1P9.8213.5193.25-29.9952.85Buy
F&C Managed Portfolio Trust Income15.0823.0571.441.38122.31Buy
Henderson Diversified Income LD Ord8.1624.2564.441.7790.40Buy
Henderson International Income Trust plc30.6438.2591.241.55142.30Buy
Invesco Perpetual Enhanced Income Limited19.0341.99124.693.8574.51Buy
Invesco Perpetual Select Global Equity plc20.9234.79110.92-0.35175.61Buy
London & St Lawrence Investment Company8.2512.9276.38-11.80391.16Buy
Murray International Trust PLC Ord 25p46.8517.5663.080.031,120.70Buy
Securities Trust Of Scotland32.7920.9079.20-4.39162.51Buy
Seneca Global Income & Growth Trust16.1936.6582.361.02155.29Buy
Seneca Global Income & Growth Trust NPV---1.02155.29Buy


Name6 Months (%)1 Year (%)3 Years (%)5 Years (%)CurrencySector
LYXOR SG Global Quality Income NTR UCITS ETF D GBP13.7027.7130.25-GBXEquity - InternationalBuy


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