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David Aaron says Budget neutral for investors

The David Aaron Partnership has pronounced the Budget a neutral one for investors.

It says that investors will benefit from measures such as the decrease in corporation tax, the increased CGT threshold and the increase in the earnings cap.

But there are also bad points such as the imposition of stamp duty om unit trusts.

Senior partner David Aaron says: &#34On the whole the Budget was good for investors and has not restricted tax planning opportunities in any major way.&#34


PMI industry announces intermediary consultation

The PMI industry is holding a seminar for healthcare IFAs on 27 April.The seminar forms a crucial part of the industry&#39s consultation programme in response to the OFT&#39s report on the issue.Chairman of the working party, Bupa&#39s Nicholas Beazley says:”Intermediaries play a vital role in the sale of PMI and we value the views and […]

Govett investment trust raises £113m

The Govett Enhanced Income Investment Trust sponsored by Williams de Broe raised £113m at closure.Chief executive Kevin Pakenham says: &#34Properly constructed and managed split capital investment trusts are ideal vehicles for investors seeking income.&#34


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