Investment Trust Focus

The inside story on a top-quality trust

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With a record of raising its dividend every year for the last 50, the manager of this popular investment trust speaks tactics to Moneywise's Helen Knapman.

Brighter future for these emerging market trusts?

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Recent years have been a horror story for emerging markets, but managers at these three top trusts tell Lindsay Vincent the next chapters will be more exciting.

Bargain hunter: A small-cap star going cheap

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This small trust doesn't look like a screaming 'buy' on the surface, says Kyle Caldwell, but it has major attractions and a decent discount.

The most-traded funds of 2016 so far

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With 2016 so far a year of volatile stockmarkets and big uncertainty, our most-traded funds show investors putting faith in big-name managers, writes David Brenchley.

10 trusts for long-term growth

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Concluding her roster of the 50 best funds for beginner investors, Moneywise editor Moira O'Neill profiles 10 quality trusts to put in the bottom drawer.

July's 10 most-bought trusts

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A specialist trust and 'safe haven' commodities play both leapt up the ranks of our most-bought last month, while one new entry claims a place. Kyle Caldwell reports.

AIM original reveals secret of success

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One of the first 10 firms on AIM, this trust has a strong shareholder base and knock-out record - no wonder it's now on the Main Market. Manager Robin Boyle spills his secrets to Andrew Hore.

16 safe haven funds for stormy markets

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In a volatile market, investors are flocking to safe haven choices. Kyle Caldwell names the top funds to weather any storm.

Bargain hunter: Star manager's trust at 20% discount

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Money Observer's own investment trust bargain hunter Kyle Caldwell reveals another corker: a trust run by a big-name investor, trading at an unusually high discount.

Why investment trusts can weather a dividend storm

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Companies and funds sacrifice dividends to conserve cash in rough markets, scuppering income investors. So how can trusts keep paying out? Kyle Caldwell explains.