Our regular weekly programme "The Investment Trust Show" is brought to you in association with Henderson Global Investors. Each week we explore the main features, factors and developments impacting on investment trusts.
This week we examined how investors can achieve high income from UK stocks, An especially relevant issue when UK interest rates are so low.
Ed Bowsher was joined in the studio by David Smith, manager of the Henderson High Income Trust and Simon Crinage, Head of Investment Trusts at J.P. Morgan Asset Management.
The Association of Investment Companies has shown that investment company sector total assets have reached a record high - doubling on the past decade. To tell us more, Steve Clarke was joined by their Chief Executive Ian Sayers.
In part 2 of the segment we look at the City of London Trust, with it's fund manager, Job Curtis and the Chairman, Phillip Remnant. The Trust has managed to increase it's dividend for investors, year on year.
The Investment Trust Show in association with Henderson Global Investors. This week, we're going to look at gearing for investment trusts. Our guests were Jeremy Beckwith, investment analyst, Dice McCairn, Editor of Whichinvestment Trust, and finally Innes Urquhart, analyst at Winteflood Securities.