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Ascentric’s managing director, Hugo Thorman, has argued advisers’ use of model portfolios is hindering the popularity of investment trusts.
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The winners of Professional Adviser sister title Investment Week's Investment Company of the Year Awards 2014 were crowned at a ceremony in London last night.
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The owners of a former advisory business are a step closer to facing a £500,000 claim for bad advice after a judge ordered them to disclose documents that could wreck their defence the claim is too old.
Nick Train has outlined the main themes which affected the performance of his Lindsell Train investment trust over the last year, noting a 'flight to quality', technological change, and India all impacted the fund in different ways.
UK smaller company funds have once again dominated the list of the most consistently top performing investment trusts of the last decade, a study has revealed.
Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has for the first time withdrawn the venture capital trust (VCT) status of a company, after Oxford Technology breached one of its investment rules.
Witan Investment Trust has said it will continue to invest in funds which charge performance fees as it revealed a strong set of results for 2013.
Alliance Trust has begun to implement plans to relocate parts of the business to England, amid growing uncertainty caused by the upcoming referendum on Scottish independence.
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