Monks Investment Trust (The) PLC operates as an investment trust. Its investment objective is to invest internationally to achieve capital growth, which takes priority over income and dividends. The company invests principally in a portfolio of international quoted equities. It has a presence in North America, Continental Europe, Asia, Japan, and Other Countries. The company invests in Telecommunications, Financials, Consumer Services, Health Care, Consumer Goods, Industrials, Oil and Gas, and Basic Materials.