One of the key advantages of an investment trust is the ability to manage illiquid assets. This session looks at the arguments for non-conventional investment trusts, such as diversification, return potential and accessing faster growth or higher income. It will also consider the discount problem – a particular issue with illiquid investment trusts – and how investors can manage it. The speakers will uncover why the investment trust structure works well for these types of asset classes.
David Harris, InvaTrust (Moderator)
Jon Macintosh, Saltus Partners
Charlie Thomas, Jupiter Green
Richard Kirby, F&C Investments
Ian Barrass, Henderson Global Investors