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Liontrust – Liontrust Knowledge Economy Trust

Thursday, 22nd February 2001.



Type: Investment trust.

Aim: Growth by investing in UK smaller companies that have exploited strengths such as personnel, databases and expertise, and have more than 3 per cent owned by directors.

Minimum investment: £1,000.

Maximum investment: No maximum.

Investment split: 100 per cent in UK smaller companies that have exploited strengths such as personnel, databases and expertise, and have more than 3 per cent owned by directors.

Types of share: Ordinary.

Isa link: Yes.

Pep transfers: No.

Redemption date: None.

Charges: Annual 1 per cent.

Commission: Initial 1 per cent.

Tel: 020 7412 1766.

 

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