Jupiter Green Investment Trust outperformed its benchmark in the six months to the end of September.

The return on net assets of the company was 5.0% compared with 3.7% for the , the MSCI World Small Cap Index.

Chairman Michael Naylor said: 'Stock market conditions were unusually temperate during the period.

'Indices in the US and the UK climbed to new all-time highs on low levels of volatility, despite some unsettling political developments: belligerence between the US and North Korea, for example, and heightened uncertainty about Brexit after the Conservative Party lost its majority during the snap general election in June.

'Economic conditions continued to be broadly favourable, especially in Europe which continued to recover, and central bank policy continued to evolve.'


At 8:24am: (LON:JGC) Jupiter Green Investment Trust PLC share price was 0p at 187p