Forgotten world’s oldest Victorian era Investment Trust sacks management firm


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The Investment Company was originally established in 1868, but has enjoyed a sorry existence of late as it’s shrank to a minnow. The Investment Company (LON:INV) is moving from Miton where it was managed by Gervais Williams and Martin Turner, to independent stockbroking firm Fiske PLC, with effect from April fools day this year. The trust…


I’d love to know the story behind this, what happened to it? why has it become so small? and why, sadly, has everyone forgot about it!