Investment trusts experience phenomenal 57% growth


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Assets managed by the sector have experienced strong growth as more investors have turned to investment trusts since legislative changes encouraged an army of investors to make their own investment decisions. Data released by the AIC (Association of Investment Companies), the investment trust industry trade body, reveals the sector managed £157.8 billion as at the…


Rising stock markets would have accounted for a lot of the growth but that is still quite impressive. I much prefer investment trusts over ETFs which worry me a little because they’ve become so large that they kind of are the market now, and get so much marketing push from the big fund managers.

I think trusts are the best option for the little guys and gals.