Investment Trust Focus

Bargain hunter: new manager and double-digit discount

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Money Observer's Marina Gerner has hunted down another bargain investment trust, this time sporting a blockbuster 12% discount and a new manager with a cracking record.

Brexit or Bremain? 10 trusts to beat Friday's rush

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Whichever way the EU vote goes, investors will rush to cash in on the result come Friday, so Money Observer's Marina Gerner names the top trusts to buy to benefit from either outcome.

Bargain hunter: 8% dividend growth and widest discount in years

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Money Observer's own investment trust bargain hunter Kyle Caldwell reveals another gem: a trust run by a Woodford protégé, delivering 8% dividend growth and at a record discount.

A short-term growth portfolio for higher-risk investors

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This portfolio returned nearly 20% over three years, leaving its index in the dust. Money Observer's Marina Gerner explores how it's built, who it's for and why it's done so well.

Bargain hunter: High yield at big discount

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A trust that buys UK-listed shares is offering an eye-catching yield, with the added bonus of a 10.2% discount, writes Money Observer's Kyle Caldwell.

Funds versus trusts: what do they cost?

Investors today have more access to both investment trusts and open-ended funds - but what do they cost and what do those fees buy you? Matthew Read at QuotedData explains.

18 diverse fund picks to boost returns

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Against a gloomy backdrop, fund managers are forced to search for opportunities elsewhere. Money Observer's Jane Wallace asks a panel of investment experts for their hot picks.

Found: The ultimate contrarian investment

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Terry Smith shocked companies analyst Richard Beddard with an amazing fact about his Fundsmith Emerging Equity Trust. If true, these could be the ultimate contrarian stocks.

May's 10 most-bought trusts

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The usual suspects took top prizes in Money Observer's latest most-bought trusts table - but the rest of the Top 10 saw lots of action. Kyle Caldwell reports.

19 investment trusts with 4%-plus yields

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To aid investors' ongoing search for reliable income sources, Kyle Caldwell at our sister magazine Money Observer reports on a bumper list of high-yielding trusts to watch.