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Fund suspension update

Mitchell Fraser-Jones 23 August 2019 5 min read

Link Fund Solutions Limited, the Authorised Corporate Director of the LF Woodford Equity Income Fund has formally reviewed the suspension of the fund. Link previously indicated that it was anticipated that the suspension of dealing is likely to last until early December 2019; based on the progress made to date, they remain of the view that this is a realistic timeframe.

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Fund suspension extension

Mitchell Fraser-Jones 29 July 2019 7 min read

Link Fund Solutions Limited (the Authorised Corporate Director of the LF Woodford Equity Income Fund) has formally reviewed the suspension and announced that the fund will remain suspended until early December.

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Fund suspension extension

Mitchell Fraser-Jones 1 July 2019 2 min read

Link’s decision to continue with the suspension of the Equity Income fund is to ensure maximum protection for all investor’s interests.

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Fund suspension update from Neil

Neil Woodford 4 June 2019 4 min read

Neil Woodford’s statement to investors on the suspension of the LF Woodford Equity Income Fund.

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LF Woodford Equity Income: a portfolio update

Neil Woodford 3 May 2019 10 min read

In recent months there has been considerable commentary about the shape of the portfolios Neil manages, in particular, the LF Woodford Equity Income Fund (WEIF). In light of this, Neil explains why the fund is positioned as it is today and what this means for investors in the months ahead…

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Unquoted transaction: follow-up questions

Mitchell Fraser-Jones 6 March 2019 7 min read

We wanted to take the opportunity to answer some of your follow-up questions relating to the transaction announced last week, in which the LF Woodford Equity Income Fund (the fund) has transferred some of the portfolio’s individual unquoted stocks to Woodford Patient Capital Trust (the trust) in exchange for shares in the trust.

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Transfer of unquoted assets

Mitchell Fraser-Jones 1 March 2019 3 min read

We wanted to let you know that the LF Woodford Equity Income Fund (the fund) has transferred some of the portfolio’s individual unquoted stocks to Woodford Patient Capital Trust (the trust) in exchange for shares in the trust. This step signals the start of a strategy to switch the fund’s unquoted exposure from individual unquoted holdings to shares in the trust.

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Christmas quiz 2018 results

Mitchell Fraser-Jones 21 December 2018 5 min read

Thank you to all participants in this year’s Christmas quiz. We hope you enjoyed it. We are now pleased to announce the winner as… Tertius Bonnin, EQ Investors Congratulations! Some champagne will soon be on its way to you and should be with you by Christmas. The six runners-up, receiving a copy of ‘Red Flags:

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Christmas quiz 2018

Mitchell Fraser-Jones 14 December 2018 1 min read

Welcome to this year’s Woodford Christmas quiz. A mixture of picture and chart-based questions, with bubbles as the prize…

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Industrial Heat: bringing you up to speed

Mitchell Fraser-Jones 21 September 2018 2 min read

The net asset value of the Woodford Patient Capital Trust and the Woodford Equity Income Fund have today seen material uplifts, as a result of developments at Industrial Heat.

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What are the risks?

  • The value of the fund and any income from it may go down as well as up, so you may get back less than you invested
  • Past performance cannot be relied upon as a guide to future performance
  • The ongoing charges figure is charged to capital, so the income of the fund may be higher but capital growth may be restricted or capital may be eroded
  • The fund may invest in other transferable securities, money market instruments, warrants, collective investment schemes and deposits – some of these security types could increase the fund′s volatility and increase the level of indirect charges to which the fund is exposed
  • The fund may invest in overseas securities and be exposed to currencies other than pound sterling – as a result, exchange rate movements may cause the sterling value of investments to decrease or increase
  • The fund may invest in unquoted securities, which may be less liquid and more difficult to value, because they are generally not publicly traded – the lack of an open market may also make it more difficult to establish fair value

Important information

Before investing, you should read the Key Investor Information Document (KIID) for the fund, and the Prospectus which, along with our terms and conditions, can be obtained from the downloads page or from our registered office. If you have a financial adviser, you should seek their advice before investing. Woodford Investment Management Ltd is not authorised to provide investment advice.

The Woodford Funds (Ireland) ICAV (the “Fund”) has appointed as Swiss Representative Oligo Swiss Fund Services SA, Av. Villamont 17, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland. The Fund′s Swiss paying agent is Neue Helvetische Bank AG. All fund documentation including, Prospectus, Key Investor Information Documents, Instrument of Incorporation and financial reports may be obtained free of charge from the Swiss Representative in Lausanne. The place of performance and jurisdiction for all shares distributed in or from Switzerland is at the registered office of the Swiss Representative. Fund prices can be found at www.fundinfo.com.

Woodford Investment Management Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (firm reference number 745433). Incorporated in England and Wales, company number 10118169. Registered address 9400 Garsington Road, Oxford OX4 2HN.

Woodford Patient Capital Trust plc is incorporated in England and Wales, company number 09405653. Registered as an investment company under section 833 of the Companies Act 2006. Registered address Beaufort House, 51 New North Road, Exeter, EX4 4EP.

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