Acorn Income Fund Ltd is a closed-ended investment company. The company's investment objective is to provide Shareholders with high income and the opportunity for capital growth. It has two reportable segments, being the Income Portfolio and the Smaller Companies Portfolio. The objective of its Income Portfolio segment is to enhance income and control risk by investing in fixed interest securities, including convertible securities, structured investments across a range of asset classes, shares of other investment companies, including property investment companies, and open-ended fixed interest funds. The Smaller Companies Portfolio segment objective is to maximize income & capital growth through investments in smaller capitalized UK companies.