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Chartwell offers higher rates for GIB for larger investments

Chartwell Investment Management has secured higher guaranteed income bond rates for larger investments. An investor placing £10,000 will receive 4.33 per cent and an investment of £50,000 would receive 4.43 per cent. The group is offering a limited trancheon these rates, which will be available on a first come first served basis.


Budget offers nothing for savers- Invesco Perpetual

Brown&#39s eighth budget is not a budget for savers and fails to offer any significant incentives according to investment house Invesco Perpetual. Pep and ISA provider Invesco says with no specific reference to ISAs included in the proposals it is not clear what the Government intends to do, so the industry has been left to […]

Lenders accusing Govt of disjointed housing policy

The Council of Mortgage Lenders is criticising the Government for its “schizophrenic” policies on home ownership. It hopes this week&#39s Budget will use fiscal policy to build a more flexible housing market which will help the Government deliver its economic and social policy objectives. Director general Michael Coogan believes the housing and mortgage markets have […]

SLI launches global corporate governance platform

Standard Life Investments is this year launching a global corporate governance platform, involving portfolio managers in Edinburgh, Hong Kong, Boston and Montreal. The platform will build shareholder activism and governance into Standard&#39s global investment processes. The platform was unveiled at the National Association of Pension Funds&#39 annual investment conference in Edinburgh. Standard Life Investments head […]

Universities&#39 scheme switches managers

The Universities Superannuation Scheme, the UK&#39s third-biggest private-sector pension fund, has dropped three external fund managers. Schroders, Baillie Gifford and Merrill Lynch Investment Managers have been replaced by Wellington Management International, Goldman Sachs Asset Management and Legal & General Investment Management. The scheme has £19bn in assets for more than 200,000 individuals in 350 universities […]


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