View more on these topics

Bristol & West – 5 Year GEB Isa

Wednesday, 12 September 2001.

Type: Guaranteed Isa.

Aim: Growth linked to the performance of the FTSE 100, Eurostoxx 50

and Nikkei 225 indices.

Minimum-maximum investment: £3,000 mini cash Isa,

£3,000-£9,000 Tessa only Isa.

Investment choice: Mini cash Isa, Tessa only Isa.

Term: Five years.

Guarantee: Capital returned in full regardless of the performance of

the indices.

Return: 70 per cent of the growth over five years.

Catmarked: No.

Closing date: Until further notice.

Charges: None.

Commission: Initial 2.5 per cent.

Tel: 0845 1110118.



Standard bank in buy-to-let push

Standard Life Bank is launching an assault on the buy-to-let market with a range of loans it claims are priced as competitively as residential mortgages. In a move designed to appeal to investors concerned about stockmarket volatility, the bank is offering flexible buy-to-let loans with rates from 5.24 per cent, depending on the size of […]

SG Life & Pensions – SG Life International Bond

Tuesday, 11 September 2001.Type: Traditional offshore bond.Aim: Growth by investing in a choice of three risk graded portfolios,cautious, balanced, aggressive or a self-select option with a choiceof 94 unit trusts, oeics, managed bond funds and investmenttrusts.Minimum investment: £50,000.Place of registration: Guernsey.Investment split: Choice of three risk graded portfolios, cautious,balanced, aggressive or a self-select option with […]

The final countdown

I am the managing director of a family-owned business with some 25 employees. The business has been going for many years and in the early 1980s we set up a final-salary pension scheme for long-standing staff, including some family members. But the directors have become increasingly concerned about the burden on the company of maintaining […]

Researching questions

Whether you conduct product research yourself or use a panel or software research engine, you need to have in place a documented process to justify client-specific product selection. This not only underlines your professional integrity but will help you meet the suitability of advice rules in the FSA&#39s new Code of Business Sourcebook, outlined in […]

When is £1m not £1m?

Neil Jones is technical support manager with Canada Life’s ican Technical Services Team. Canada Life offers a range of wealth management solutions, including retirement income planning, estate planning and investment solutions from a choice of jurisdictions, including the UK, Isle of Man and Republic of Ireland. The residential nil-rate band (RNRB) was first announced in […]


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up


    Leave a comment


    Why register with Money Marketing ?

    Providing trusted insight for professional advisers.  Since 1985 Money Marketing has helped promote and analyse the financial adviser community in the UK and continues to be the trusted industry brand for independent insight and advice.

    News & analysis delivered directly to your inbox
    Register today to receive our range of news alerts including daily and weekly briefings

    Money Marketing Events
    Be the first to hear about our industry leading conferences, awards, roundtables and more.

    Research and insight
    Take part in and see the results of Money Marketing's flagship investigations into industry trends.

    Have your say
    Only registered users can post comments. As the voice of the adviser community, our content generates robust debate. Sign up today and make your voice heard.

    Register now

    Having problems?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3712

    Lines are open Monday to Friday 9:00am -5.00pm