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Baillie Gifford joins peers in transferring £1.3bn savings schemes to Hargreaves Lansdown

Baillie Gifford joins peers in transferring £1.3bn savings schemes to Hargreaves Lansdown

Baillie Gifford has joined other asset management firms in transferring its investment trust savings schemes to Hargreaves Lansdown.

The dangers of investment management fee reductions

The dangers of investment management fee reductions

One of the advantages that investment trusts have historically enjoyed over their open-ended peers is lower fees, writes Simon Elliott, head of investment trust research at Winterflood Securities.

TwentyFour Income seeks to issue up to 150 million new shares

TwentyFour Income seeks to issue up to 150 million new shares

TwentyFour Income is looking to issue up to 150 million new shares at a 2% premium to the NAV through a placing, offer for subscription and open offer.

Polar Capital Technology Trust makes changes to fees as assets grow

Polar Capital Technology Trust makes changes to fees as assets grow

The board of the Polar Capital Technology Trust has proposed a number of changes to the management fee to reflect the growing assets and strong performance of the vehicle, as well as the impact of MiFID II on the rules around research costs.

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The income-paying assets trading at a 45% discount

Peter Geikie-Cobb says Brexit-related volatility in asset prices belies the fact the UK economy is in surprisingly good shape – and this has created opportunities.

Recognise the crucial distinction between faith and optimism

Value investors never know when or indeed if their investments will work out – only that, if they are disciplined in their approach and retain their faith in the strategy, things should eventually come good

Darius McDermott: Three mixed asset funds for uncertain markets

Darius McDermott, managing director at FundCalibre, considers three multi-asset funds for investors given greater levels of uncertainty in the market.