Investment Trusts

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Mark Dampier: An investment trust for a cautious outlook

An interesting feature of investment trusts is they have an inbuilt way of showing you whether they are in-fashion or unloved. Trading at a significant premium to net asset value indicates a trust is in high demand. Trading at a discount suggests the reverse is true. I am surprised at how many investors will purchase […]

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Mark Dampier: A special situation in China

There are times when I am reminded that time flies by faster the older you get. I recently had one such moment when I met Dale Nicholls, manager of the Fidelity China Special Situations plc. Unbelievably, the investment trust launched almost five years ago. Following a short spell of poor performance in the trust’s early […]