Investor Views: I Use Investment Trusts to Access Tech Firms

Private investor Stephen Jenkins is using investment trusts to get exposure to higher risk and more illiquid assets

Emma Simon 20 March, 2019 | 9:52AM

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Stephen Jenkins says he is looking to grow the value of his savings by investing in new technology funds.

Jenkins has worked as a salesman in both the oil industry and the driverless car industry. His experience in both has led him to look to invest in companies that are making the most of new technology and greener energy solutions.

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
Rating
Empiric Student Property PLC55.90 GBX2.19
NextEnergy Solar Ord106.00 GBX-2.21
Polar Capital Technology Ord1,936.00 GBX0.21
Primary Health Properties PLC156.00 GBX-1.27
Scottish Mortgage Ord730.00 GBX0.34
Witan Ord168.80 GBX0.84

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Emma Simon

Emma Simon  is a financial journalist, specialising in investment and consumer issues, writing for Morningstar.co.uk

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