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Close launches first FTSE4Good fund

Close Fund Managers has announced it is launching the first FTSE4Good UK fund on July 10 that will be listed on the new ethical index going live on July 31.

The fund manager has been closely involved with the design of the index , which will only list ethical companies that meet socially responsible investment criteria.

Close is offering a 1 per cent discount on the set-up charge on the fund from its launch until the initial offer period expires on July 30.


FSA warns IFAs on pension review

The FSA is warning that it will look closely at firms that fall behind in settling personal pension review cases.The warning comes as the FSA says evidence shows progress is slowing down in some firms, although half of the phase two cases have now been settled and £2.7bn paid in redress.FSA director of the pensions […]

The Mortgage Operation – Total Cover Plan

Thursday, 28 June 2001.Type: Mortgage protection product including decreasing term assurance, accident, sickness and unemployment cover and critical illness cover.TERM ASSURANCEType: Decreasing term assurance.Minimum sum assured/premium: £1,000/£8 a month.Minimum-maximum term: Five years – 45 years.Charges: None.ASU MORTGAGE PROTECTION PLANSMaximum benefit: 8 per cent of mortgage.Benefit payment term: Accident and sickness five years, unemployment 12 months.Deferred […]

UK fund managers earn the top pay in the world

UK fund managers earn more than their counterparts elsewhere in theworld, according to research by the Association for Investment Managementand Research and Russell Reynolds Associates. The median salary package for fund managers in this country is£141,000. topping the US average of £134,000. The UK average salary is almost double the average for fund managers inSingapore […]

Is the Government putting the cartel before the horse?

The &#39son&#39 of Myners has been revealed as Mr Ron Sandler, a Lloyd&#39s of London man, presumably to the relief of the Gartmore chairman who can now concentrate on fund management.Money Marketing remains unconvinced of a need for a review, given the overlap with several FSA initiatives. But the appointment of a neutral is good […]


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