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F&C to close AIM growth fund

F&C Asset Management is set to close its AIM growth fund on October 30 due to lack of investor demand.

The £7m fund was launched in September 2001, and has been run by Catherine Stanley since October 2004. Stanley also runs the group’s UK smaller companies fund.

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