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Lyxor Asset Management – Lyxor ETF S&P 500

Lyxor Asset Management – Lyxor ETF S&P 500

Type: Exchange traded fund

Aim: Growth by tracking the S&P 500 index

Minimum investment: One unit – negotiable with stockbroker

Investment split: 100% tracking the S&P 500 index

Place of registration: Luxemburg

Isa link: Yes

Charges: Annual 0.2%

Commission: None



Agreements on banking and tax rules

1. Increase non-business capital gains tax possibly in line with income tax bands, with exemptions for entrepreneurs. 2. Reverse Labour’s “jobs tax” by increasing the threshold at which employers pay National Insurance for employees by £21 per week. 3. Introduce a new banking levy and an independent commission to look at separating retail and investment […]


Mortgage brokers cut out of high LTV deals

Mortgage brokers are concerned that, despite the number of mortgage deals at 90 per cent loan to value and above increasing by 19 per cent in the past six months, they now have access to fewer than half the products on the market. According to research by TrigoldCrystal for Money Marketing, brokers have access to […]

It’s going to be wild, not mild

The market goes up nice and steadily and everyone agrees it ought to go up because analysts have underestimated growth in companies’ earnings. Then out of the blue we get a 10 per cent sell-off and everyone is worrying about whether the eurozone will collapse. If you have looked at computer animations of fractals such […]


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