UK Investment Trust Companies for Credit Portfolios – Their Time Has Come

March 24, 2016

According to statistics published by the Association of Investment Companies, the UK trade association for closed-end investment companies, in 2015 net fundraising for closed-end investment companies, including investment trusts, was a record £5.24 billion, 56% higher than the previous record in 2007. Most of the new capital was raised by investment companies investing in high yielding sectors such as property and debt. This article looks at the attractions for a manager in launching a UK investment trust as a vehicle to invest in credit.

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