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Gartmore launches fixed income fund

Gartmore is launching a new fixed income fund investing in bonds and other securities and focusing on capital security.

The Gartmore Monthly Income Fund will be run by senior investment manager Eran Peleg, a member of Gartmore&#39s 20-strog fixed income team.

The fund anticipates income of 7.5 per cent a year, with a minimum investment of £1000 or monthly payments of £50. It is available as a unit trust, Isa or Pep-transfer, with initial charge of 1,5 per cent and pays 3 per cent commission and 0.5 per cent trail. The offer period extends from February 8 to February 28, 2002.


Stakes and pains

I am an avid reader of Money Marketing but do not recall seeing any article concerning the peculiar stance adopted by Scottish Equitable on its existing personal pension book now that stakeholder is with us.Most major pension providers took a decision months before April 6 to convert the charging structure of their existing personal pension […]

Aon in final-salary warning

More companies are set to ditch final-salary schemes because of changes to the pension accounting regulations, warns leading actuary and pension consultant Aon Consulting.It claims the new reporting standard FRS17 will make pension costs in company accounts more volatile, so final-salary schemes will be less attractive.The new standard specifies how companies must report the cost […]

Lincoln – Opportunities Trust

Tuesday, 15 January 2002. Type: Unit trust. Aim: Growth by investing in small and mid-cap stocks. Minimum investment: Lump sum £500, monthly £25. Investment split: 100 per cent small and mid-cap stocks. Isa link: Yes. Pep transfers: Yes. Charges: Initial 5 per cent, annual 1.5 per cent. Special offer: 2 per cent discount on initial […]

Morley fine tunes its themes

Morley Fund Management, a sister company of Norwich Union, has introduced the global theme fund, an Oeic that invests in a portfolio of up to 70 global stocks. The fund will not be benchmarked against any index and will have no geographical weightings. It will invest across a range of sectors with stocks being selected […]

Iain Chadwick

The Budget 2015: a brief overview

Following George Osborne’s delivery of his sixth Budget as chancellor and the last of this current parliament, we have provided a brief overview of the initiatives put forward in his statement, focusing on the topics that have an impact upon the pensions landscape, savings, personal taxation and businesses.


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