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Axa Investment Management – Axa Select Active Portfolio

Oeic fund of funds

Growth by investing globally in equities through segregated mandates and collective investment funds

Minimum investment:
Lump sum £100,000

Investment split:
100% global equities

Isa link:

Pep transfer:

Initial 5%,
annual 1.5%

Subject to negotiation

Tel: 020 7003 1234


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