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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

Bankers Investment Trust – bolstered by the biggest economies

Bankers Investment Trust – bolstered by the biggest economies

Jonathon Curtis, Investment Analyst | 7 February 2020

Jonathon Curtis, Investment Analyst, reports on Bankers Investment Trust’s annual results for the year to 31 October 2019....


Investment trusts vs funds – UK Equity Income

Investment trusts vs funds – UK Equity Income

Jonathon Curtis | 20 January 2020

We compare investment trusts and funds investing in UK companies which focus on growth and increasing dividends....


BlackRock Greater Europe – off to a flying start

BlackRock Greater Europe – off to a flying start

Kate Marshall, Senior Investment Analyst | 16 January 2020

Kate Marshall takes a look at how BlackRock Greater Europe Investment Trust has done since Stefan Gries and Sam Vecht took control....


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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).