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Family Assurance sees record sales growth

Family Assurance Friendly Society has seen a massive growth in equivalent premium income to £26.75m from £8.66m for the half year ending 30 June 1999.


Chief executive John Reeve says: “This is an outstanding performance. Our over-riding commitment is to be the benchmark for affordable savings. And that means driving down costs whilst making our products accessible to everyone.”

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Neptune video: UK economy: a sustainable recovery?

After years of a slowly brewing economic recovery, the UK has seen a strong rise in growth in recent months. Mark Martin, manager of the Neptune UK Mid Cap Fund, discusses the strength of this recovery and whether it is sustainable.

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