investment trusts

Investment trust managers reveal their longest-held stocks

Wednesday, 27 June 2018 | Article

If you’re in it for the long haul, well-managed investment trusts based on solid, market-leading businesses can deliver excellent returns

First 50 Fund update: F&C Global Smaller Companies profit from UK and US equities

Thursday, 21 June 2018 | News

Investors holding the F&C Global Smaller Companies investment trust, a Moneywise First 50 fund, have enjoyed strong annual returns of 9.3%

Consistency is the key for investors concerned about Brexit

Wednesday, 13 June 2018 | News

Investors should look through the Brexit noise and consider consistency of performance after research has found that the UK smaller company sector has performed well.

Investment trusts outperform rival investments

Thursday, 19 April 2018 | News

Investment trusts have performed better than the FTSE 100, MSCI World index and the average investment fund over the past 30 years, according to new research from the Association of Investment...

Moneywise Investment Trust Awards 2018

Wednesday, 28 March 2018 | Article

Whether you are a building a nest egg for a child or grandchild or saving for your own future, an investment trust could be right for you.

Next generation investment trust dividend heroes revealed - including two First 50 funds

Wednesday, 21 March 2018 | News

Investors searching for the ‘next generation’ investment trusts that offer the prospect of consistent dividend growth can choose from a 21-strong list, including two

Looking for consistent dividend increases? Here are the investment trusts to consider

Wednesday, 14 March 2018 | News

Four investment trusts have now delivered consecutive dividend rises for at least 50 years, according to the Association of Investment Companies (AIC).

Investment trusts: Celebrating 150 years of investing

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 | Article

This year marks 150 years since the launch of the world’s first collective investment fund, Foreign & Colonial Investment...

Half of investment trusts now pay quarterly dividends – is this good news?

Friday, 23 February 2018 | News

Half of all investment companies now pay dividends on a quarterly basis, according to new research by the Association of Investment Companies. This is part of an increased trend towards quarterly payments.

First 50 Funds Interview: Peter Ewins, F&C Global Smaller Companies Trust

Tuesday, 06 February 2018 | Article

Fund manager Peter Ewins gives Moneywise’s Helen Knapman the lowdown on F&C Global Smaller Companies Trust –