View more on these topics

Exeter Friendly Society – Interplan Euro

Friday, 5 July 2002



Type: Private medical insurance for expats living in Spain, Portugal or

Gibralter for a minimum of 180 days a year

Minimum-maximum ages: 18-79

Maximum benefit: Level 1 15,000 euros, level 2 75,000 euros, level 3

150,000 euros

Cover provided: Hospital charges, specialist services, parental

accommodation, out-patient treatment, out-patient services, GP

consultations, physiotherapy, complementary treatment, oncology,

home nursing and private ambulance

Charges: None

Discount: 7.5% for payments made by cheque, mastercard or visa,

5% for an excess of 150 euros, 10% for an excess of 300 euros, 20%

for an excess of 750 euros

Commission: Subject to negotiation

Tel: 01392 353535

OFFSHORE INVESTMENTS

MAN INVESTMENT PRODUCTS

Man Glenwood Multi-Strategy GB

Friday, July 5 2002

Type: Fund of hedge funds

Aim: Growth by investing in fund of hedge funds

Minimum investment: Lump sum £10,000

Place of registration: Bermuda

Investment split: 100% in fund o fhedge funds

Isa link: No

Charges: Annual 1.75%

Commission: Subject to negotiation

Tel: 020 7285 2000

Recommended

Standard Life Bank improves buy-to-let products

Standard Life Bank says it has improved its buy-to-let mortgage to help parents wanting to buy a property for their children going to university.Aimed at non-professional landlords Standard now places no restriction on student letting and will give loans on studio flats.There is a six month discounted variable rate of 4.24 per cent which then […]

Leeds & Holbeck Building Society – Bonus Tracker

Wednesday, 3 July 2002 Type: High interest account Minimum-maximum investment: £5,000-£250,000 Interest rate: Bank of England base rate plus 1% until January 1, 2003, thereafter Bank of England base rate until January 1, 2004 Term: Until January 1, 2004 Offer period: Until further notice Withdrawal penalties: No withdrawals permitted until February 1, 2003, thereafter one […]

With-profits AVCs beat unit-linked

With-profits AVCs have outperformed unit-linked contracts, with the average fund producing returns of 6 per cent a year over the past three years, according to Watson Wyatt.Over three, five and 10-year investment periods, all but one with-profits AVC provider produced a higher return than the best-performing managed unit-linked contract.Wyatt found the equivalent unit-linked managed fund […]

B&B makes FTSE debut as shares rise strongly

Mortgage lender and national IFA Bradford & Bingley has entered the FTSE 100 this week on the back of strong share price performance.B&B&#39s share price rose by 5.7 per cent to 323p last week after the release of a trading statement showing it is on track to meet analysts&#39 expectations.It takes the vacancy in the […]

Newsletter

News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up

Comments

    Leave a comment