Commercial property investment trust Hansteen should be high up on the buy list for disenchanted buy-to-let investors.
This year marks the 130th anniversary of the formation of The Merchants Trust. Its aims today are the same as its aims at launch: to deliver healthy growth of both capital and income for the ordinary investor.
Investors have an opportunity to buy into an exceptional trust in an undervalued growth sector. They should take it, says Max King.
India is almost the perfect emerging-market investment story. But don’t just pile blindly into Indian stocks, says Merryn Somerset Webb. There are much better ways to invest.
Many people are worried technology companies are overpriced. But not Max King. Here, he picks two mainstream tech stock investment trusts to buy now.
The Church of England made an impressive return on its investments last year. What’s interesting is its aversion to passive funds. John Stepek looks at what that can teach us.
Investors are glum about the prospects for the UK economy. Far too glum, says Max King. Buy in now and you’ll make a tidy return.
A boutique asset manager is raising up to £100m for an innovative investment trust that will buy into micro-cap companies.
The rise of passive investing is a result of rock bottom interest rates. That’s good in the long term, but could cause pain in the short term, says John Stepek.
Emerging-market indices skew towards Asia, and especially China, Korea and Taiwan. So forget passive index hugging, says Max King, try these four broad-based EM funds instead.
Government bonds look increasingly poor value, but you can still earn a good income from more specialist investment opportunities, says Jon Rebak.
Professional investor Nick Greenwood picks three unloved investment trusts that are trading on big discounts to their net asset values.