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Investment trusts

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Important information: The value of investments, and any income from them, can fall as well as rise so you could get back less than you invest. If you are unsure of the suitability of your investment please seek advice.

What are investment trusts?

Investment trusts are funds that are publicly listed as companies on the London Stock Exchange, and so are traded like shares.

Investment trusts have a manager as well as a board of directors, who uphold the interests of the investors.

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Investment trust research

Baillie Gifford Japan's Sarah Whitley to step down

Baillie Gifford Japan's Sarah Whitley to step down

Kate Marshall | 9 October 2017

Kate Marshall, Investment Analyst, reports on our view of Baillie Gifford Japan Trust plc following its recently released Annual Results for the year ...


Investment trusts - how to spot value

Investment trusts - how to spot value

Kate Marshall | 5 October 2017

Kate Marshall explains the importance of premiums and discounts when considering an investment trust and gives five examples....


City of London Investment Trust - a high quality portfolio for uncertain times

City of London Investment Trust - a high quality portfolio for uncertain times

Dominic Rowles | 26 September 2017

Dominic Rowles, Investment Analyst, reports on our view of City of London Investment Trust following its recently released annual results to 30 June 2...


Top performing investment trusts by sector

ASIA PACIFIC | EUROPE | GLOBAL | UK ALL COS | UK EQUITY INCOME | UK SMALL COS

The top five performing investment trusts over the last year in this sector. Past performance is not a guide to the future.

Data provided by Factset, based over the last year and updated hourly Mon-Fri.

Online and HL app dealing charges

Our dealing charges vary depending on how often you trade. There are no inactivity fees.

Online 0-9 deals
in previous month
10-19 deals
in previous month
20 or more deals
in previous month
Charge £11.95 per deal £8.95 per deal £5.95 per deal

Please note, charges differ for phone and postal deals. Find out more about our charges

Open an account and start dealing

You can trade and hold investment trusts in a choice of HL accounts.

Fund & Share dealing account

  • Free to hold investment trusts
  • No investment limits
  • Minimum £1 to open
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Stocks & Shares ISA

  • 0.45% annual charge to hold investment trusts (maximum £45)
  • Invest up to £20,000 this tax year
  • Minimum £100 to open
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You can also deal investment trusts within a SIPP (Self Invested Personal Pension)