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“No. We don&#39t do that much investment trust business and people do not seem that interest in them, whatever you do with them.”

Ian Thomas, Spotlight Financial Services

“Yes. It would possibly have an effect but, then again, if you have star managers, costs would go up so it is a double-edged sword.”

Janet Southern, Janet Southern

“No I do not think it will make much difference at all. After all, investment trusts are for the more sophisticated client.”

Ian Fundlow, Premier Financial Planning

“No. The investor goes on our recommendations. It is up to the adviser to make investment trusts more popular.”

Rob Briar, Insurance Service Wales

“No, I do not feel the reason people use investment trusts is down to the names, it is not as simple as that.”

Anthony Wilday Talland Bay Insurance Services

“No. I would assume that those people looking at investment trusts are the more sophisticated type of investor anyway who would not be interested in the name.”

Anne Edward,Westinsure Webb Financial Services

“No. Some of the more successful names like Bolton come to mind but I do not think that would convince me or my client to buy a fund just because he is managing it.”

David Bennett,Whitaker Redfearn Pappin

no 85%

yes 15%

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