View more on these topics

Lehman Brothers – Enhanced Fixed Returns Plan Issue 3

Lehman Brothers

Enhanced Fixed Returns Plan Issue 3

Type: Guaranteed equity bond

Aim: Growth linked to the performance of the FTSE 100 index

Minimum-maximum investment: £4,000-, Isa £7,000 for 2007/08, £7,200 for 2008/09

Term: Three or five years

Return: Three year term – 22% of the original investment if index is at or above its initial value, five-year term – 50% of the original investment if index is at or above its initial value

Guarantee: Original capital returned in full regardless of the performance of the index

Closing date: April 18, 2008, April 4, 2008 for Isa/Pep transfers

Commission: Three-year term – initial 2.25%, five-year term – initial 3%

Tel: 0845 402 1763


New Stars and old scars

Just when you think nothing coming from within the offices of New Star Asset Management will surprise you anymore, lo and behold the firm bowls a ball with so much spin on it that it would make Shane Warne proud.

Shepherd’s departs from MPPI herd

Shepherd’s Friendly has launched a mortgage payment protection insurance product that differs from other policies in providing up to five years of cover compared with the usual 12 months.

HBOS show of faith pays off

HBOS chiefs bought nearly £6m worth of the bank’s shares last week after the stock’s price fell sharply following false rumours of financial difficulties.The share price fell by 17 per cent to a low of 398p at one point last Wednesday before finishing 7 per cent down at 446.25p.Executive and non-executive directors and 250 senior […]

US equities: opportunities for short sellers expand

Optimism is as American as baseball and apple pie. And since the financial crisis, being optimistic about US equities has paid off: they have outperformed every other major developed market by a comfortable margin. Yet while there remain plenty of good reasons to be optimistic about US equities, Stephen Moore, manager of the Artemis US […]


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up


    Leave a comment


    Why register with Money Marketing ?

    Providing trusted insight for professional advisers.  Since 1985 Money Marketing has helped promote and analyse the financial adviser community in the UK and continues to be the trusted industry brand for independent insight and advice.

    News & analysis delivered directly to your inbox
    Register today to receive our range of news alerts including daily and weekly briefings

    Money Marketing Events
    Be the first to hear about our industry leading conferences, awards, roundtables and more.

    Research and insight
    Take part in and see the results of Money Marketing's flagship investigations into industry trends.

    Have your say
    Only registered users can post comments. As the voice of the adviser community, our content generates robust debate. Sign up today and make your voice heard.

    Register now

    Having problems?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3712

    Lines are open Monday to Friday 9:00am -5.00pm