Glasgow Investment Managers is offering the Mackintosh high income fund aiming for a net yield of 5.5 per cent a year.
The Association of Residential Letting Agents warns nearly 4m new dwellings will be needed in the next 15 years to fulfil demand. With the inadequacy of pension provision and increasing life expectancy, solutions such as retirement homes for rent, equity release schemes and Reits seem likely.
Newton has appointed Neiloy Ghosh from SG Asset Management to head its Japanese equities desk. Ghosh will also run the Japan fund.
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Fund ranges Advisers could spend their time more fruitfully if providers pruned down the bewildering array of funds on offer, says Scottish Life investment development manager Emma Jones
Those of you who have read any of the political manifestos over the previous weeks may have noticed one glaring omission from all the publications: the subject of welfare reform and the role that income protection could (and probably should) play in this process.
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