Investment Week Trust News

Board of BlackRock Emerging Europe trust offers shareholders rollover into group's Frontiers vehicle

Board of BlackRock Emerging Europe trust offers shareholders rollover into group's Frontiers vehicle

The board of the £130m BlackRock Emerging Europe trust (BEEP), managed by Sam Vecht, is giving shareholders the option of a full cash exit or the opportunity to rollover assets into his £293m Frontiers investment trust, after ditching plans for a tender offer.

Mobius explores September launch for EM investment trust

Mobius explores September launch for EM investment trust

Mobius Capital Partners is planning to launch an emerging and frontier markets investment trust on the London Stock Exchange next month.

JPMAM appoints third manager for Asian Investment Trust

JPMAM appoints third manager for Asian Investment Trust

J.P.Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) has appointed Robert Lloyd as portfolio manager on the JPMorgan Asian Investment Trust.

AIC releases shareholder voting information for platform users

AIC releases shareholder voting information for platform users

The Association of Investment Companies (AIC) has released a breakdown of how shareholders can vote on company shares via both retail and adviser/wealth manager platforms, in association with the lang cat.

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FE Trustnet News

Should you have followed Vaid to Fidelity Moneybuilder Income?

Having reached his three-year anniversary on the popular Fidelity Moneybuilder Income fund, FE Trustnet asks whether investors would have been right to stand by experienced fixed income investor Sajiv Vaid.

How this five FE Crown-rated fund aims to outperform during market weakness

Premier Asset Management’s Neil Birrell explains how the multi-asset portfolio he oversees protects on the downside and picks up in rising markets.

Invesco’s Matthews: The reason central banks may threaten corporate bonds

FE Alpha Manager Michael Matthews highlights the big potential challenge facing the corporate bond sector and why he is more cautious currently.