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Credit Suisse gets adventurous

Crowe says: "Credit Suisse has an excellent reputation and is well-respected within the industry." Cowell adds: "Credit Suisse has steadily increased its standing in the investment community."

Moving on to the product literature, Gilbey says: "The literature is attractive to the eye with well-balanced charts and tables. The copy is typically marketing hype targeted at off the page sales. The typeface is very small (especially the key features) or it may be that I am showing my age. It would be nice and refreshing to see more explanation and positioning of the funds in the context of a portfolio. It shouldn’t be too difficult to devise charts and diagrams to explain the level of risk and the relative sector positioning of the funds to explain how and why the funds should fit and perform within a portfolio."

Cowell says: "Credit Suisse always produces attractive literature." Chapman feels that it is informative.

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