Alliance & Leicester International Limited is launching a limited edition one-year fixed rate bond with a fixed interest rate of 5 per cent. Customers can deposit between £10,000 and £1,000,000 into this 16th issue of the bond, which will mature on March 31 2006. All bonds in the offshore savings bank’s range offer investors the […]
When considering the marketplace for advice on capital investment, most attention is, understandably, given to individuals but not just any individuals, only those who value and can pay for advice – and there is much advice that is needed.
Welcome to the latest update for The Brunner Investment Trust PLC from the Trust’s portfolio manager, Lucy Macdonald. Market Review Global equities have rallied over the first quarter of 2017, buoyed by signs of strengthening growth and optimism over company earnings, although this rally has faded towards the quarter end. US equities posted their strongest […]
As EOTs gain in popularity, there are issues that need to be addressed to prevent them being abused Employee ownership has caught the attention of a good number of advice firm owners over the past 12 months. Given the large number of business owners who seek advice, it is entirely right advisers should understand it […]
Compliance provider SimplyBiz is optimistic after posting year-end results with earnings before tax above management expectations. In its pre-close trading update for 2018, the provider’s balance sheet shows net cash of £6.4m following what it termed a difficult year for markets. SimplyBiz is now nine months on from its initial public offering on the London […]
VitalityInvest has launched two new funds for risk-averse investors in the midst of market uncertainty. The funds Vitality Performer and Risk Optimiser funds will be managed by Investec Asset Management, which also overlooks the current actively managed funds in Vitality’s investment range launched last June. The new funds are aimed at investors with medium-low and low […]