How to get first dibs on Woodford’s 5% income fund

Retail investors should get a chance to apply for the new fund by mid March
Thursday 09 Feb 2017 Author: Daniel Coatsworth
Highly respected fund manager Neil Woodford is to launch a new income fund in March initially targeting a 5% dividend yield. It will be called CF Woodford Income Focus and will only invest in companies that trade on a stock market. HOW CAN I INVEST? Investors will be able to apply for units in CF Woodford Income Focus through their stockbroker ahead of the official launch in a ‘fixed-price...

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