Investment Trust Edge | December 2020

  • |
  • 43 mins 59 secs

Learning: Structured

The problems of running a global equity income mandate at a time when tech and growth are racing ahead, why it can prove difficult to launch new trusts in well-established sectors and the rise of private equity. Listen to our panel of experts discussing the latest issues. Taking part are:

  • Peter Hewitt, Fund Manager, BMO Global Asset Management
  • Richard Curling, Fund Management Director, Jupiter Asset Management
  • Peter Walls, Fund Manager, Unicorn Asset Management

Parts of this discussion:

  • Part One - UK Smaller Companies outlook
  • Part Two - Providing Growth Capital
  • Part Three - Murray International
  • Channel: Investment Trust Hub
    Asset TV
    London • Harpenden
    Tel: +44 (0)1582 764000

    New York
    Tel: +1 212 661 4111

    If you have found this report informative and would like further information please email Asset TV at [email protected]
    Show More


    Aberdeen Standard Investments is a leading manager of investment trusts with over £10 billion of assets. Aberdeen Standard Investments investment trusts focus on the following areas: Asia, emerging markets, globally invested funds, Japan, North America and the UK; as well as specialist sector funds.

    Read more

    Baillie Gifford

    Baillie Gifford has been managing investments since 1908. As a wholly independent partnership, with no external shareholders demanding short-term gains, we can focus on what we do best, seeking out long-term investment returns for our clients.

    We are the largest manager of investment trusts in the UK with twelve trusts that give access to global, regional and income investment opportunities.

    As with all stock market investments, your capital is at risk. Baillie Gifford & Co Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

    Read more


    BlackRock’s purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of 31 December 2019, the firm managed approximately $7.43 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide.

    We can help you chart a path to financial health through a range of products, including Investment Trusts. So, whether you’re looking for income, growth or both, our experienced team has a range of 9 investment trusts to suit your needs.

    Read more

    JP Morgan

    J.P. Morgan Asset Management, with assets under management of USD 2.3 trillion (as of September 2020), is a global leader in investment management. J.P. Morgan Asset Management's clients include institutions, retail investors and high net worth individuals in every major market throughout the world. J.P. Morgan Asset Management offers global investment management in equities, fixed income, real estate, hedge funds, private equity and liquidity.

    Our investment trusts cover a variety of investment styles, whether you’re looking to generate a regular income, want to target long-term capital growth, or you need to produce an attractive income and grow your savings at the same time.

    You can also choose to invest in the home UK market, or access opportunities further afield in the US, Europe, emerging markets or the far east—all backed by the experience and expertise of J.P. Morgan Asset Management’s global investment platform.

    Read more


    Read more


    • Face-to-face training seminars and workshops
    • Online training
    • Bespoke training for individual firms
    • Performance data and fund statistics
    • Quick, easy access to factsheets and reports
    • A monthly industry update, "Spotlight"
    Read more