Investment Trust Focus

Six alternative and balanced niche investment trust tips

Six alternative and balanced niche investment trust tips

In the second part of our look at niche investment trusts, Fiona Hamilton picks offerings from sectors such as renewables and infrastructure.

Five niche investment trust tips for growth and income investors

Five niche investment trust tips for growth and income investors

Hidden gems can be difficult to find, unless you know where to look. We venture into often overlooked areas to add sparkle to a portfolio.

Fund profile: Scottish Mortgage

Fund profile: Scottish Mortgage

Scottish Mortgage co-manager Tom Slater believes short-term volatility is the price investors must pay for superior long-term returns.

Three trusts for investors looking to go against the grain

Three trusts for investors looking to go against the grain

David Liddell, founder of investment trust advisory service IpsoFacto, tips three holdings for investors on the look-out for unloved trusts.

10 investment trusts to give you a £10,000 annual income

10 investment trusts to give you a £10,000 annual income

If you have £245,000 to invest, this portfolio should provide a £10,000 growing, annual income, as well as diversification and some capital growth.

January's 10 most-bought trusts

January's 10 most-bought trusts

Scottish Mortgage marks a full year as most-bought trust while Fidelity China Special Situations re-enters the top table after a long absence.

2014/15 investment trust tips duo make steady progress

2014/15 investment trust tips duo make steady progress

Despite a difficult end to 2014, most of our annual tips continue to do well, but we're replacing our Japan choice in the conservative portfolio.

What are the 20 most-researched investment trusts?

What are the 20 most-researched investment trusts?

Investors in investment trusts were focusing their attention on sectors with a global reach in 2014, according to figures from the AIC.

Dollar's draw and energy aversion safeguard gains in Growth Portfolio

Dollar's draw and energy aversion safeguard gains in Growth Portfolio

Mick Gilligan tells Helen Pridham why he has enjoyed successes with non-energy sector holdings and shares that have good exposure to the dollar.

Ins and outs - model portfolios annual review

Ins and outs - model portfolios annual review

Helen Pridham reviews the changes made to Money Observer's Income and Growth Model Portfolios in 2014 and the reasons for their inclusions or exclusions.

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