BlackRock fund can thrive against all backdrops

Portfolio’s high-quality picks drive above-average income level and long-term capital growth
Thursday 10 Aug 2017 Author: James Crux
Income-starved investors fretting over meagre interest rates, savings-eroding inflation and Brexit’s impact on the domestic economy need not limit themselves to UK listed equities. A savvy way to gain exposure to some of the best overseas-based dividend yielders is to invest in BlackRock Global Income Fund (GB00B3R9X560) which yields 2.6%, according to Morningstar. The £159m unit trust aims to grow its income well ahead of inflation without sacrificing long...

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