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The latest fund launches, manager moves and research into investment companies

The FTSE 100 stock that has been 'transformed' into a great investment, according to manager of £1.5 billion 

The FTSE 100 stock that has been 'transformed' into a great investment, according to manager of £1.5 billion 

27 May 2016

Steve Davies, manager of the £1.5 billion Jupiter UK Growth fund, has asserted that one particular FTSE 100 stock has had its prospects transformed by a strong chief executive in recent years, and has prompted him to invest in the stock.

Gervais Williams: The three UK smaller companies that have been made bargains by the recent market turmoil

Gervais Williams: The three UK smaller companies that have been made bargains by the recent market turmoil

26 May 2016

Gervais Williams, manager of the Miton UK Smaller Companies fund, which has returned 69 per cent over the past three years, compared to 35 per cent for the average fund in the IA UK Smaller companies sector in the same time period, has revealed the three stocks he believes have been made bargains by the recent market turmoil.

How to find value in the US stock market right now, by high-performing fund managers 

How to find value in the US stock market right now, by high-performing fund managers 

26 May 2016

Hugh Grieves and Nick Ford, managers of the Miton US Opportunity fund, have revealed how they are finding value in US equities right now.

The FTSE 100 stock I think is tremendous value right now, by top investment trust manager

The FTSE 100 stock I think is tremendous value right now, by top investment trust manager

25 May 2016

Tom Walker, the veteran manager of the Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust, which has returned 63 per cent over the past five years, compared to 38 per cent for the average fund in the AIC Global sector in the same time period, has revealed the FTSE 100 stock he feels is a bargain right now.

The best way to make money from Japan right now, by Fidelity fund manager

The best way to make money from Japan right now, by Fidelity fund manager

25 May 2016

Nicholas Price took over as manager of the Fidelity Japanese Values Investment Trust in September, promptly sold 80 per cent of the holdings and has now disclosed for What Investment how he intends to make money for investors.

Nick Train: The FTSE 100 stock I'm buying more of despite the share price weakness

Nick Train: The FTSE 100 stock I'm buying more of despite the share price weakness

24 May 2016

Nick Train, manager of the Finsbury Growth and Income Trust, which has returned 93 per cent over the past three years, compared to 51 per cent for the average trust in the AIC UK Equity Income sector has revealed the reasons why he has kept buying shares in FTSE 100 fashion brand Burberry, despite the share price weakness.

BlackRock's Prentis: The best UK smaller company shares for investors today

BlackRock's Prentis: The best UK smaller company shares for investors today

24 May 2016

Mike Prentis, manager of the high-performing BlackRock UK Smaller Companies Investment Trust has revealed the stocks he is buying for value right now.

The UK smaller company share I'm buying for income right now, by manager with a 6.1 per cent yield 

The UK smaller company share I'm buying for income right now, by manager with a 6.1 per cent yield 

24 May 2016

Simon Gergel, manager of the Merchants Investment Trust, which has a yield of over 6 per cent, has revealed the UK smaller company stock he has bought more of for income this month.

The best value US shares to buy right now, by top fund manager 

The best value US shares to buy right now, by top fund manager 

24 May 2016

Simon Edelsten, manager of the Artemis Global Select fund, which has returned 63 per cent over the past five years, compared to 37 per cent for the average fund in the IA Global Sector in the same time period, has revealed the US stocks he thinks are good value right now.

Harry Nimmo: The UK smaller company shares I've been buying

Harry Nimmo: The UK smaller company shares I've been buying

23 May 2016

Harry Nimmo, the veteran manager of the £1.2 billion Standard Life UK Smaller fund, has revealed the stocks he has been buying and selling of late.

Mark Barnett: The FTSE 100 stock that has been made a bargain by the recent volatility 

Mark Barnett: The FTSE 100 stock that has been made a bargain by the recent volatility 

23 May 2016

Star fund manager Mark Barnett, who manages the Invesco Perpetual Income and High Income funds, as well as the Edinburgh and Keystone Investment Trusts, has asserted that while there is one stock that has been made a bargain by recent volatility, one FTSE 100 stock has fallen by much more than is justified.

Why now is a good time to invest in UK property funds, by veteran investor 

Why now is a good time to invest in UK property funds, by veteran investor 

20 May 2016

David Jane, who manages the £318 million Miton Cautious Multi-Asset fund, has revealed the reasons why he is making new investments in UK commercial property funds.

Gervais Williams: The areas of the small cap market to avoid if Brexit happens  

Gervais Williams: The areas of the small cap market to avoid if Brexit happens  

19 May 2016

Veteran UK smaller company investor Gervais Williams, has revealed the sectors of the small cap market he believes will suffer in the event that the UK votes to leave the EU on June 23rd.

Why investors should continue to be cautious on the emerging markets, by top fund manager 

Why investors should continue to be cautious on the emerging markets, by top fund manager 

18 May 2016

Simon Edelsten, manager of the high performing Mid Wynd Investment Trust, has urged investors contemplating jumping aboard the present rally in emerging market assets to deploy caution.

Revealed: The best funds for investors looking for bargain stocks right now 

Revealed: The best funds for investors looking for bargain stocks right now 

18 May 2016

Darius McDermott, managing director at Chelsea Financial Services has revealed the funds he likes for investors seeking exposure to stocks that have been rendered good value by the recent market turbulence.

Exclusive: Star fund manager Julie Dean on the FTSE 250 stock she thinks is cheap right now 

Exclusive: Star fund manager Julie Dean on the FTSE 250 stock she thinks is cheap right now 

18 May 2016

Veteran investor Julie Dean, who now runs the Sanditon UK Fund, which has returned over 2 per cent this year when the average fund in the IA UK All Companies sector has lost money, has revealed the UK mid cap stock she thinks is tremendous value right now.