3 years 5 years 10 years Net Asset Value Total Return 71.6% 303.0% 237.6% FTSE All-Share Index Total Return 28.8% 113.3% 128.7%
In a statement, Lowland said its exposure to industrial companies has been beneficial, with some manufacturing companies being the most significant contributors over the longer term. The weighting to insurers has also helped, according to Lowland, both in terms of capital performance over the long term, but also in terms of dividend increases.
"This may continue for some time; however in the medium term a successful equity investment is one which grows its earnings and dividends over time rather than any particular size or type of company. The focus will remain on finding these winning companies and holding them," Lowland said in a statement.
"Given the increase in the underlying dividends paid by the companies in the portfolio, the board has increased the quarterly dividend to
Lowland shares were Tuesday quoted at
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