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Split Capital Trusts

My last article was about standard vanilla Investment Trusts, their benefits over open ended funds and what to watch out for.  This article adds another layer of complexity which I hope to shine a light through to show you a very interesting and potentially useful investment option for your portfolios.  It is an area that [...]

By |2020-03-13T08:50:50+00:00October 14th, 2014|Uncategorised|1,621 Comments

How discounts work in your favour

One of the many positive features of Investment Trusts is that generally you can buy them for less than they are fundamentally worth, sometimes.  There are two main benefits to this; first, you have the opportunity to make a larger profit and second, you enjoy a higher yield, greater dividend, while holding the shares.  Let [...]

By |2020-03-13T08:52:08+00:00October 5th, 2012|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Enjoy a sustainable High Income using Investment Trusts

In an investment world where capital growth is scarce and total return of cash and gilts is negative, investors, and savers, look for income that beats inflation.  This has been happening for a while now and I think will continue to happen all the while the investment world is upside down. Investment Trusts, and Closed-End [...]

By |2020-03-12T17:01:55+00:00September 11th, 2012|Financial, High Income, Investment Trusts|29 Comments