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Which US Trusts Earn Their Stars and Stripes?

23 March, 2017Rob St George

Can any trust hope to maintain this performance? Professional buyers highlight one in particular: ‘Though not yet large and liquid enough for recommendation across a group of our size, I am impressed by the Gabelli Value Plus Trust,’ said John Newlands, head of investment companies research at wealth manager Brewin Dolphin. see attached


10 Investment Trusts to Boost Your ISA

2 March, 2017Leonora Walters

Not having to worry about potential inflows and outflows of money means investment trusts, unlike open-ended funds, can take a long-term view on investments. This works well in Isas as their tax efficiency makes them a good wrapper in which to build up investments over the long term. see attached


Should you invest with the activists?

04/04/2016Matthew Partridge

Last year Gamco Investors, an activist hedge fund that operates from New York, set up Gabelli Value Plus+ Trust Plc (LSE: GVP). It aims to find companies that it reckons are undervalued by the market, and to identify a “catalyst” that could change this. One such potential trigger is the involvement of an activist investor. … Continue reading Should you invest with the activists?

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Gabelli Value Plus: An investment trust to beat the tough US market?

Jan 2016Ed Monk, Investment Editor

Gabelli Value Plus: An investment trust to beat the tough US market?


Gabelli praises UK investment trusts

24 July, 2015Editorial Team

Marc Gabelli, chief executive of Gabelli Securities, praised the UK for bringing together retail and institutions in the investment trust market and said London could look to widen the investor base in continental Europe. Gabelli Funds completed the £100m offering of a closed-end fund, The Gabelli Value Plus+ Trust, on the London Stock Exchange in … Continue reading Gabelli praises UK investment trusts


How to Invest £50,000: Three keys to building a lasting nest egg

22 March 2015James Maltin

James Maltin highlights the importance of growth, income generation and costs


Investment trust looks for Scottish support

7 February, 2015Simon Bain

The first investment trust to launch in 2015 will come to the market later this month with Scottish connections.


Confidence Sparks ‘5th Wave’ of M&A

3 February, 2015Robert Leininger

Gabelli Portfolio Manager Robert Leininger discusses the outlook for both U.S. equities and deal activity. He speaks with Jonathan Ferro on Bloomberg Television’s “On The Move.”


This is an American Import to be Welcomed

2 February, 2015Bill Jamieson

One of the greatest innovations in equity finance was the investment trust. Scots played a major role in its development more than a century ago in providing finance for companies in America. So it is pleasing to see United States value fund managers Gamco visit Scotland last week to introduce a new investment trust to Scottish financial institutions.


Barron’s Roundtable: Masters of the Game

17 January, 2015Lauren R. Rublin

Our experts predict sluggish economic growth and subdued gains for stocks. Where to find value around the world. Whether you favor tarot cards, tea leaves, or crystal balls, it’s hard to predict the future. Just ask anyone who correctly forecast that oil prices would fall more than 50% in the past few months — and good luck finding anyone who did.