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Martin Currie – Martin Currie China Hedge Fund

Friday, 13 December 2002

Type: Hedge fund

Aim: Growth by investing in long and short Chinese equities

Minimum investment: Lump sum $100,000

Place of registration: Dublin

Investment split: 100% in long and short Chinese equities

Charges: Annual 1.5%

Commission: Subject to negotiation

Tel: 0131 4794615


Confusion over retrospective rules

The article, Pledge to end retrospective rules regime, seems to be diametrically opposed to the news that Mr Davies is extending the “statute of limitation” rules for endowment complainants.Perhaps he does not understand what retrospective rules regime actually means.Perhaps he is trying to appease Ms McKechnie at the Consumers&#39 Association – plenty of hits but […]

Success stories

Aviva group chief executive Richard Harvey is speaking at the next Institute of Financial Services prestige lecture in London.This ongoing series of lectures being held around the country has included a wide range of business leaders and top sportspeople. The lectures aim to be career-enhancing and motivational, drawing on the speakers&#39 own success. The lectures […]

Independent view

Here we are just weeks away from the end of 2002 so I am reflecting on what business has been like and where we are going to next year.It has been a difficult time for the industry following last year&#39s market and September 11, and ongoing concerns that a war is looming. I have talked […]

CA, Help the Aged and TUC in joint call for pensions solutions

The Consumers&#39 Association, Help the Aged and the TUC have all urged the Government to meet the pensions challenge with radical reforms and take pensions out of the political arena.Consumers&#39 Association director Sheila McKechnie says: “The Government needs to remove policy decisions on pensions from political interference and work with all stakeholders to build a […]

Who cares?

By Tracey Dickson, marketing consultant There are almost 7 million carers in the UK – that’s around 10 per cent of the population who provide unpaid care for a disabled, seriously ill or older loved one.1 But according to a report from the charity Carers UK, 20 per cent of people providing 50 hours or more of care […]


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