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J O Hambro moves into retail investment market

J O Hambro Capital Management is to launch into the mainstream retail investment market with four new funds. The European, UK Growth, UK Emerging Companies and UK Recovery funds will be Dublin-based Oeics, with minimum investments of £2,500. The funds will carry an initial charge of 5 per cent with an annual management fee of 1.25 per cent. There will also be a 15 per cent performance fee of all outperformance greater than 1 per cent of the benchmark


Investment analysis

Equity markets around the world put in another impressive performance, with inv-estors cheered by the Federal Reserve&#39s decision to cut interest rates for the ninth time this year as well as more encouraging news from the technology sector and reports of additional tax cuts in the US.Interest rates in the US have now fallen from […]

&#39Multi-ties will spark hike in commission&#39

IFAs believe they would get commission rates of as much of 200 per cent of Lautro rates if they multi-tied compared with the current average of 140 per cent.Sway financial services consultancy asked IFAs what commission they would expect under this structure. From the 800 respondents, the average emerged as between 150 per cent and […]

BWD Rensburg – BWD Aggressive Growth Trust

Friday, 12 October 2001.Type: Unit trust.Aim: Growth by investing in UK equities.Minimum investment: Lump sum £500, monthly £25.Investment split: 100 per cent UK equities.Isa link: Yes.Pep transfers: Yes.Charges: Initial 5.25 per cent, annual 1.5 per cent.Commission: Initial 3 per cent, renewal 0.5 per cent.Tel: 0800 7316028.

Scottish Life appoints Birmingham area manager

Scottish Life is appointing Colin Hanlon as area sales manager at its Birmingham branch.Hanlon was most recently a regional manager at Norwich Union and previously area sales manager at Britannia Life.At Scottish Life Hanlon will be responsible for managing a sales team of 11 plus support staff as well as raising the profile of the […]


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