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Guide to high-yield bonds

IFA firm David Aaron Partnership is offering a guide to finding the best high-yield investments in the current economic climate of volatile stockmarkets and low interest rates.

The booklet, entitled The Best High Yield Investments, shows investments yielding around 10 per cent or more.

With world economies recovering, Aaron believes that an investment in high-yield bonds through well managed unit trusts is likely to give much higher returns over the medium to long term than funds invested in high-investment-grade bonds. It says this approach should also give safer returns than equities, particularly if invested through Isas or Pep transfers.

David Aaron says: “It is only on very rare occasions that very high-yielding investments are likely to offer capital gains as well as a high yield. We have researched a number of high-yield bond unit trusts which we believe should show returns of 10 per cent to 15 per cent a year, including income, over three to five years.”

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