The benefits of highly-diversified investment trusts

The space includes Alliance Trust, F&C Investment Trust, Herald and Witan
Given the return of equity market volatility, the threat to global growth from trade wars as well as political uncertainties, portfolio diversification should be front of mind for the savvy investor and there is plenty on offer in the investment trust space. Investors can put money to work with funds that not only produce growth and income, but also provide a less rocky ride during times of market strife...

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