Strategy

The audience angle: Mitigating risk in UK equities

The audience angle: Mitigating risk in UK equities

Galvanised by the general election result and ‘Boris bounce’, savers poured £1.3 billion into UK equity funds in December – inflows not seen since 2013. This new-found confidence was felt across the UK commercial community, with demand for funds investing in large,...

Strategy focus: diversifying dividends with Mercantile

Strategy focus: diversifying dividends with Mercantile

Mercantile, the largest UK equities investment trust, has seen a ‘substantial pick-up’ in the income it pays to investors – strengthening the case for income-seekers to diversify into smaller companies. The trust is Winterflood Investment Trusts’ preferred pick in the...