Woodford Equity Income to be wound up

Best interest of investors

Neil Woodford's fund has been gated since June.

Neil Woodford's fund has been gated since June.

The Woodford Equity Income fund is to be wound up, Link Fund Solutions announced on Tuesday (15 October) morning in a letter to investors.

The fund, which has been shuttered since 3 June due to a liquidity crisis, was slated to reopen in December after manager Neil Woodford had repositioned his portfolio into more liquid FTSE 100 stoc...

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