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Freetrawl.com achieves 19.5 per cent over surrender value in first year

Freetrawl.com, the website which help IFAs find the best price for clients&#39 traded endowment policies, says it has a successful first year achieving an average of 19.5 per cent over surrender value on Teps traded.

It says this compares with an average value of only 16 per cent by market makers in the traditional Tep market. It made a best offer of 111 per cent over surrender value. Freetrawl.com received over 10,000 policies from IFAs and registrations from nearly 4,000 IFAs.

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