In the Media

CityWire: India Capital Growth dropped in March as regulator struck

Jamie Colvin

April 2024

MoneyWeek : The top investment funds to invest in


Investors have favoured passive strategies as the end of the tax year approaches, while AI stocks continue to be a top pick. We look at the top funds, trusts and stocks backed by investors during March.

“…Investors have taken to India as India Capital Growth remains in the top 10. “India’s stock market has been a strong performer over the past couple of years, with one positive driver being strong economic growth,” says Kyle Caldwell, collectives specialist at interactive investor.

March 2024

Investors Chronicle: What India’s rise means for EM investors

Dave Baxter

The fact that different markets can wax and wane in popularity has become especially apparent for those invested in Asian equities over recent years. India is on the rise and investing in China has proved complicated, to say the least. That’s clear enough from the numbers: the MSCI China index is down to the tune of nearly 45 per cent over three years in terms of sterling total return, with MSCI India up by almost 60 per cent.

February 2024

Wealth Briefing: Playing India’s Growth Story

Tom Burroughes

Coinciding with recent Diwali celebrations in the Indian Community in the UK, Tom Burroughes speaks to India Capital Growth’s Guarav Narain about how India is a promising country to invest in and about the investment philosophy of the fund.

November 2023

Interactive Investor: Top 10 most-popular investment trusts

Kyle Calwell

Interactive Investor ranked ICGF as the 6th most popular investment trust of November 2023. Kyle Caldwell points out that the fund’s one- and three-year returns are the highest among the top 10 investment trusts listed.

December 2023

Interactive Investor: Why I picked Vietnam and ditched China

Ian Cowie

Ian Cowie notes his transition from Chinese investments towards India and Vietnam due to ethical concerns and growth opportunities. He explains that he diversified his India exposure by buying into ICGF in 2021, following JPMorgan Indian Ord JII weak performance. Cowie also compares JII to ICGF, highlighting ICGF’s greater returns.

November 2023

Funds Europe: Emerging markets – India the safest haven of the BRICS?

Piyasi Mitra

Since the acronym was coined, much has changed in some of the countries that make up the ‘BRICS’.  Piyasi Mitra considers why India may be the standout.

December 2022

CityWire: The global investment trusts I can’t beat.

David Kempton

In this CityWire article, experienced investor David Kempton names India Capital Growth as a long-term investment of his and praises the ability of the fund’s mid-cap focus to reap the rewards of India’s domestic economy.

December 2022

Professional Wealth Management: India shines through emerging market gloom

Elliot Smither

Elliot Smither speaks with David Cornell and examines the attractiveness of India as an independent investment, as well as an alternative to China.

December 2022

QuotedData: ‘India Capital Growth – The show must go on’

Jayna Rana

India has attracted a lot of attention over 2021 as it has outperformed even the US, despite suffering from one of the deadliest waves of the COVID-19 pandemic earlier this year. Combined with improved stock selection and its new investment policy, India Capital Growth (IGC) has also seen its performance shine through.

December 2021

WI Daily: Are you brave enough to invest in India?

Lawrence Gosling

In the latest WI Daily, editor-in-chief, Lawrence Gosling looks at the investment case for India and the reasons to be bullish.

November 2021

i news: India Capital Growth Fund may be small but it’s mighty

Investment bank Jefferies recently said that India’s economic cycle suggests conditions are ripe for annual economic growth of between 8 per cent to 9 per cent over coming years


Wealth Briefing – What does India have to offer investors in 2021?

With 2021 just around the corner, David Cornell looks forward to the opportunities that lie ahead, and reflects on what has been a tumultuous year both for India and for the rest of the world.

December 2021

Investment Week – AIC consults on creating China and India sectors

The AIC considers whether to create China and India specific sectors as they continue to be under-represented in the investment company universe.

November 2020

Trustnet – After a difficult Covid-19, could the Indian economy join in the global recovery?

Speaking with Trustnet, David Cornell gives his outlook on the Indian economy and highlights some key growth areas.

November 2020

InvestmentEurope – Ocean Dial appoints co-head of Equity

InvestmentEurope picks up on the news of Ocean Dial Asset Management, manager of ICGF, bolstering their management team with a new co-head of Equity.

October 2019

FE Trustnet – Biggest buying opportunity in India since 2013, says Ocean Dial’s Cornell

Could this be the biggest buying opportunity since 2013? FE Trustnet speaks to David Cornell about timing your entry.

November 2019

FundEye – Has India’s history of high-growth become a hindrance to investment?

Looking closely at India’s prospects for investors, FundEye speaks to David Cornell about the impact of recent reforms and his long-term outlook.

November 2019