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Close Brothers Investment – Close High Income Properties

Type: Closed-ended fund

Aim: Income by investing in UK commercial property

Minimum investment: Lump sum £5,000, Isa £7,000

Place of registration: Isle of Man

Investment split: 100% UK commercial property

Yield: 7.25%

Isa link: Yes

Charges: Initial 5.25%, annual up to 2%

Options: Available through self-invested personal pensions and
small self-administered schemes

Commission: Initial 3%

Closing date: January 28, 2004

Tel: 0800 3286049


Northern Rock – One-Year Discount

Type:Discounted-rate mortgage Discounted term: Until March 1, 2006 Discount: Up to 95% of valuation &#45 4.65%, up to 85% of valuation &#45 4.75% Payable rate: Up to 95% of valuation &#45 1.09%, up to 85% of valuation &#45 0.99% Minimum loan: £1 Maximum loan: Up to 95% of valuation subject to a maximum of £250,000, […]

No penalties on Skipton 10-year fixed mortgage

Skipton Building Society is offering a 10-year fixed-rate mortgage with no redemption penalties. This is Skipton&#39s first entry into the long-term fixed-rate market. The loan is fixed at 5.99 per cent until March 31, 2005, increasing to 6.24 per cent until March 31, 2014. The loan then reverts to Skipton&#39s variable rate with a 0.75 […]

IBC measures up with performance event

IBC Conferences is holding its second annual Performance Measurement, Risk & Attribution conference and exhibition in London next month. The event is being held February 23 to 26, at The Brewery. It includes a two-day conference of presentations, panels and interactive breakout sessions, along with a workshop introducing methodologies and risk-adjusted statistics as well as […]

Standard will be better off as a plc say Wentworth Rose

IFA Wentworth Rose believe Standard Life will be better off as a plc and that mutualisation has been the driving force behind its present problems. Wentworth Rose chief executive Philip Rose says today&#39s action by Standard Life was inevitable. He says Standard Life “really got it wrong” on the equity market in 2002 and has […]

2016 Global Survey of Individual Investors: How is investor behaviour rewriting the job description for financial professionals?

Trapped between expectations for near double-digit returns and strong apprehensions about investing in persistently volatile markets, investors worldwide are of the opinion that professional financial advice is worth the fee. But even though they believe individuals who work with a financial professional are more likely to achieve their goals, investors have a clear vision of […]


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