- JPMorgan Claverhouse Investment Trust topped its benchmark as total returns rose 16.7%, beating the FTSE All-Share index's 12.9% returns.

For the six months to 30th June 2019, net assets grew 16.7% and a share price total return of was up 10.1%. This result compares with a total return from the Company's benchmark index, the FTSE All-Share index, of 12.9% over the same period.

The company said it expected the UK 100 stockmarket and sterling to experience significant volatility over the coming months even as the UK's plan to leave the European Union appeared to be entering the endgame as there was still uncertain as to the short and long term effects of Brexit on the UK economy, markets and livelihoods.

At 9:43am: [LON:JCH] JPMorgan Claverhouse Investment Trust Plc share price was -1p at 685p

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