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James Anderson: Value sectors likely to be 'physically destroyed'

James Anderson: Value sectors likely to be 'physically destroyed'

The stocks investors are betting on to give value investing its long-awaited turnaround in fortunes could be "physically destroyed" over the next decade, according to Baillie Gifford's James Anderson.

Henderson Alternative Strategies Trust to wind up following review

Henderson Alternative Strategies Trust to wind up following review

The board of the £105m Henderson Alternative Strategies Trust (HAST) has proposed the company be wound up after a strategic review instigated by manager Alex Barr.

Equity trusts offer value as renewables and infrastructure premiums climb

Equity trusts offer value as renewables and infrastructure premiums climb

Investment company discounts moving into 2020 have "never been tighter", but trust buyers are still seeing bargain opportunities in a number of equity-oriented mandates.

UK SMID-cap trusts shine after General Election

UK SMID-cap trusts shine after General Election

The conclusive result of last month's General Election has buoyed long-suffering UK-focused investment trusts, which have outperformed both fund equivalents and the broader market since early December as sentiment towards UK assets improves.

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Vanguard: It’s not all about costs when it comes to passive investing

A study by Vanguard explains the other measures that investors should consider when seeking out a passive fund provider.

Why fiscal policy probably needs to be utilised again

Insight Investment’s head of investment specialists April LaRusse explains how fiscal policy should be brought back into markets.

Five Trends Shaping Markets In 2020 - And How to Respond

Asset allocation ideas to help position your portfolio for the challenges and opportunities ahead.