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Deal investment trusts at Hargreaves Lansdown

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

Woodford Patient Capital Trust - behind the science

Woodford Patient Capital Trust - behind the science

Dominic Rowles | 31 August 2018

We look at three companies held in the trust....


Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust - pipped to the post by larger companies

Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust - pipped to the post by larger companies

Jonathon Curtis | 22 August 2018

Jonathon Curtis, Investment Analyst, reports on Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust after releasing its annual results to 31 May 2018....


Polar Capital Technology Trust - another good year

Polar Capital Technology Trust - another good year

Dominic Rowles | 24 July 2018

Dominic Rowles, Investment Analyst, reports on our view of Polar Capital Technology Trust plc following its recently released annual results to 30 Apr...


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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).