UK income investment trusts thrash inflation and double in value over 20yrs


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Originally published at: http://whichinvestmenttrust.com/uk-income-investment-trusts-thrash-inflation-and-double-in-value-over-20yrs/

New research reveals the average UK equity Income investment trust grew their dividend by more twice the rate of inflation, illustrating the power of long term compounding investing. The research by the AIC (Association of Investment Companies), the industry trade body, looked at the effect of £100,000 invested into the average investment trust in the…


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That is bloody phenomenal. I’m really, really surprised that these trusts have produced that much income, beating inflation and, and, and, more than doubling in value after you’ve taken the dividends out.

I wonder home much more it would be worth if you’d reinvested the dividends.

I’m amazed by this.