Association of Investment Companies

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The Association of Investment Companies (AIC) is the United Kingdom trade association for the closed-ended investment company industry.[1]

Function[edit]

The association represents a broad range of closed-ended investment companies, incorporating investment trusts, offshore investment companies and Venture Capital Trusts (VCTs) that are traded on the London Stock Exchange, AIM and Euronext.

History[edit]

It was founded in 1932, and was owned by James Henry. It was previously called the Association of Investment Trust Companies.

Structure[edit]

AIC is situated in the London Borough of Islington, just north of the boundary with the City of London.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lowe, Jenny (20 September 2010). "In the spotlight: Association of Investment Companies". FT Adviser. 

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