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Investment trusts

Choose from over 300 investment trusts and Real Estate Investment Trusts
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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Top performing investment trusts by sector

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.

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Investment trust research

City of London – dividend increased for the 53rd year

City of London – dividend increased for the 53rd year

Emma Wall, Head of Investment Analysis | 24 September 2019

City of London has increased its dividend for the 53rd year running, however it was not all smooth sailing....


Henderson Smaller Companies - manager continues to find exciting opportunities

Henderson Smaller Companies - manager continues to find exciting opportunities

Dominic Rowles | 12 August 2019

Henderson Smaller Companies Trust recently released its annual results to the end of May 2019. In this update, we look at how the trust performed and ...


Woodford Patient Capital Board considers manager change

Woodford Patient Capital Board considers manager change

Kate Marshall | 30 July 2019

The Board of Woodford Patient Capital Trust issued a short update this morning about the potential for a change of manager....


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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).