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University of Cambridge investor raises £75 million in oversubscribed round

Cambridge Innovation Capital, a University of Cambridge initiative supporting businesses and growth in the city, has raised £75 million in new capital in an...

Top 10 best performing funds this year

We had a look which are the ten best performing funds in the first seven months of 2016. Gold funds are storming the top...

BlackRock Income Strategies to revise investment strategy post-Brexit

London based BlackRock Investment Strategy Trust this week announced that it will review its’ investment objectives and policies on terms of sustainability amid the...

Cryptocurrency fund offers alternative investment

Bitcoin Capital, a cryptocurrency fund managed by Startjoin Tech CEO Max Keiser, showed the potential for bitcoin by raising over $1 million through a crowdfunding...

Aberdeen Asset Management reports 7% drop in assets

Aberdeen Asset Management (LON:ADN), Europe’s largest listed fund manager, reported a 7% fall in assets under management; with total net outflows of £9.9 billion...

Chris Taylor grows Neptune Japan Opportunities Fund

Led by fund manager Chris Taylor, Neptune Japan Opportunities Fund's objective is to generate consistent capital growth by investing predominantly in a concentrated portfolio of...

Changes to climate change levy hits renewable investment funds

George Osborne's recent decision to force renewable energy generators to pay the climate change levy has been a strong blow to wind and solar power investment...
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Fund managers predicted Greece likely to default, but not exit

A new survey by Bank of America Merril Lynch has found that nearly half of fund managers believed Greece could default, but do not...

Fidelity China Special Situations suffers heavy losses

As China enters a bear market, Fidelity China Special Situations (LON:FCSS) has fallen in unison, now down over 20% from intraday highs seen in...

Woodford Equity Income Fund gives solid performance

Neil Woodford, top performing fund manager, set up the Woodford Equity Income Fund in June last year after leaving Invesco Perpetual. Those that were unsure...