New investment trust factsheets could be ‘misleading’

Industry experts worry that scenarios for potential returns in the future are too optimistic
Thursday 11 Jan 2018 Author: David Stevenson
A new document required to be published by all investment trusts could be misleading to investors, according to experts. Called the Key Information Document (KID), it is meant to help prospective investors understand the nature of a fund, the target investor base, its expected risks/returns and costs. Introduced on 1 January 2018, the KID has actually left experts wondering if it will do more harm than good. WHY IS...

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