Investment Trust Focus

Experts name best funds to be in right now

Experts name best funds to be in right now

With uncertainty around in bucketloads, Marina Gerner asks a panel of asset managers where investors should be putting their money.

How to find companies that pay dividends no matter what

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Amid forecasts of weak growth, low rates and political uncertainty, Jeff Salway asks Baillie Gifford fund manager Dominic Neary where investors can still find dependable income.

Why we need more Neil Woodfords

Why we need more Neil Woodfords

The 90s had plenty of famous fund managers and firms, writes Andrew Pitts, but the cult of the star manager is all but gone. He thinks we could do with more of Woodford's ilk.

Eight funds to capitalise on Autumn Statement fallout

Eight funds to capitalise on Autumn Statement fallout

Whether you thought it was a damp squib or a spending splurge, Faith Glasgow has identified eight top funds to help you profit from Philip Hammond's first budget update.

Three infrastructure trusts for income seekers

Three infrastructure trusts for income seekers

With leaders in both the UK and US promising huge boosts to spending, infrastructure is a sector in vogue. Fiona Hamilton profiles three of the best trusts to take advantage.

The 10 best trusts for compounding returns

The 10 best trusts for compounding returns growing income reinvest dividends

Reinvesting dividends can be a huge driver of returns - it's why Heather Connon built a basket of elite trusts to supercharge income and capital growth.

Three contrarian trusts on tasty discounts

Three contrarian trusts on tasty discounts

With investors piling into equities despite the risk, contrarians may be tempted to cash out - but there are big opportunities in the trust sphere, says David Liddell.

Rewriting the investment rules for a new era

Rewriting the investment rules for a new era

Longer lives, lower or negative interest rates, income scarce and inflation resurgent - the investment rules have changed, say Blackrock. Here's how to stay ahead of the curve.

Bargain hunter: Discounts rise on big-yield income trusts

Bargain hunter: Discounts rise on big-yield income trusts

With prices slipping on nerves about the 'expensive' FTSE 100, UK equity income has become the new discount play in town. Kyle Caldwell names the most attractive.

Why it's rarely wrong to buy out-of-favour stocks

Why it's rarely wrong to buy out-of-favour stocks

David Liddell spells out how investors have profited from going against the prevailing wisdom of the time - and reveals the trust bargains that serve them best.

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