Gabelli Funds is pleased to deliver the keynote address at the London Stock Exchange’s U.S. Annual Investment Fund Seminars on September 11th and 12th in Boston and New York respectively.
Gabelli Funds will address a number of factors affecting the Exchange Listed, Closed End Investment Company marketplace based on its experiences in both London and New York. Commenting on the opportunity, "The U.K. market is highly sophisticated. We wish to underscore the opportunity to grow wealth for investors via the strengths of an investment trust vehicle. The investment trust industry can trace its foundations to the U.K., and the LSE remains a 'best in class' choice for the closed-end structure globally,” said Marc Gabelli.
Gabelli has operated a research and relationship centre in the U.K. for almost twenty years. The firm currently manages a total of sixteen listed closed end invested companies, fourteen trading on the New York Stock Exchange and two trading on the London Stock Exchange. In addition on the London Stock Exchange’s Borsa Italiana Alternative Investment Market (AIM), Gabelli has sponsored Gabelli Value for Italy SpA, a special purpose acquisition company. The firm is a recognized innovator in the field of listed investment companies, in the United States since the 1986 listing of Gabelli Equity Trust (NYSE:GAB), and in Europe with since 2015 with the listing of Gabelli Value Plus+ Trust (LSE:GVP).
GAMCO Investors, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manages private advisory accounts (GAMCO Asset Management Inc.), mutual funds and closed-end funds (Gabelli Funds, LLC), including Gabelli Value Plus+ Trust and Gabelli Merger Plus+ Trust both traded in London. As of 30 June, 2018, GAMCO had $40.7 billion in assets under management. Associated Capital Group (NYSE:AC) through its subsidiaries advises roughly $200 million of London Stock Exchange group listed companies. AC sponsored Gabelli Value for Italy SpA, and acts as the sub advisor to Gabelli Funds for the London listed Gabelli Merger Plus+ Trust.
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