Ten trusts trading strongly as markets farewell the sell-off
By Jessica Tasman-Jones, 1 Feb 19
Stifel data highlights the investment trusts with discounts/premiums closest to their six-month highs
Six-month range: 11% to 3% discount
For its financial year ended 30 November 2018, Dan Whitestone’s investment trust outperformed its Numis Smaller Companies plus Aim benchmark by 6.3%, falling 2.7% compared to a decline of 9% in the index. Its share price performed with positive returns of 1.8%. Despite the strong financial year, Whitestone said the market sell-off in October and November had been a challenge for the investment trust’s style.