Best performing funds and investment trusts since the start of 2021

Funds investing in the UK were some of the top performers in the first quarter of this year as Britain’s fast roll-out of vaccines has tempted some investors to bet on the country’s recovery.  The Investment Association’s UK Smaller Companies sector came top of the table, with returns of 9 per cent in the first … Read more

BLACKROCK WORLD: Mining fund rocks with 122% return

BLACKROCK WORLD MINING TRUST: Mining fund rocks with its 122% return By Jeff Prestridge, Financial Mail on Sunday Published: 21:52 BST, 3 April 2021 | Updated: 21:52 BST, 3 April 2021 Investment trust BlackRock World Mining is a commodities fund with a twist that currently appeals to many income investors.  The £1billion stock market listed … Read more