Following a review by Invesco of its UK Equity fund range the Invesco High Income Fund (UK) will change its name to Invesco UK Equity High Income Fund (UK). The change will come into effect from 30 July 2020.Continue reading “Invesco High Income Fund – Changes”
It was announced on 1 July that Jupiter Fund Management plc’s acquisition of Merian Global Investors Limited was completed.
The Merian business now forms part of the Jupiter Group and moving forward, the fund managers will work together under the Jupiter brand.Continue reading “Jupiter completes Merian acquisition”
The Bank of England have announced today that it will inject an extra £100bn into the UK economy to help fight the economic downturn caused by coronavirus after voting 8-1 to increase the size of its bond-buying programme.
However, in positive news they said there was growing evidence that the hit to the economy would be “less severe” than initially feared.
Interest rates remain unchanged at a record low of 0.1%.
It has been announced today (15th May 2020) that Mark Barnett will leave Invesco after working at the company for 24 years, with immediate effect. This comes after a review of their UK Equity product range following a period of disappointing performance and listening hard to client feedback.Continue reading “Mark Barnett to leave Invesco”
The outbreak of COVID-19 is causing market volatility on a global scale with world indices falling sharply. We sit down with FDD’s Managing Director – Paul Penny, to get his thoughts on the current situation and take a look at investing in difficult times.Continue reading “Investing in volatile times – with Paul Penny”