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Invesco website teaches the bear necessities of saving to children

Invesco is offering a 2 per cent discount to investors in its Rupert

children&#39s fund until May 12.

The fund is designed to introduce a fun element to the idea of saving for

children while building up a lump sum over the longer term.

As part of the idea, Invesco has developed a Rup^_ert section within its


The site has a number of features including a calculator for students to

work out their budget at university.

Younger children can enjoy fun facts about money, mathematical and

colouring games and a list of the best “managing money” games on the net.

Savings to the plan start at 20 a month or 50 a year.

Invesco Fund Managers chief executive Mike Webb says: “This product is

unique for children and it encourages them to take an interest in the

stockmarket at an early age.

“The fund is extremely pop^_ular with parents and grandparents as a gift

which children most certainly will not grow out of, break or banish to the

end of the toy box within a matter of months.”


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