Managers keen to impress Lee Gardhouse, who runs Hargreaves Lansdown’s flagship Multi-Manager Income & Growth fund, must put in the time to build a long track record.
The Dunedin Smaller Companies investment trust has outperformed for eight of the past 10 years. Ed Beal has run it for seven and plans to continue getting under the skin of companies
Barings MENA fund steers path through conflict zones
The stellar performance of Old Mutual’s UK Mid Cap fund, helped by bullish positions on UK housebuilders, supports its manager’s case for the mid-cap sector’s dynamism and diversity
The Securities Trust of Scotland is managed according to strict risk controls – including an arcane measurement system called R-squared – but still manages to outshine its peer group
Majedie, set up a decade ago, has established its credentials among institutions but is little known in the retail market. Its recently launched UK Income fund is likely to change that
A rally in the Chinese stockmarkets has revived the fortunes of Anthony Bolton’s Fidelity China Special Sits fund.