View more on these topics

Meteor Asset Management – Top Ten Kick-Out Plan 6

Meteor Asset Management – Top Ten Kick-Out Plan 6

Type: Capital-protected bond

Aim: Growth linked to the performance of the top 10 stocks on the FTSE 100 index, by index weighting, as at March 10, 2011

Minimum-maximum investment: £10,000-no maximum, Isa £10,200 until April 5, 2011, £10,680 from April 6, 2011

Term: Six years

Return: 16% growth plus the return of the original capital at the end of year one provided at least 8 shares are at or above their initial values, 32% plus capital at the end of year two, 48% at the end of year three, 64% at the end of year four, 80% at the end of year five or 96% at the end of year six

Protection:  Original capital returned in full at the end of the term provided no more than two shares fall by more than 50 per cent by the final day of the term

Closing date: April 20, 2011, April 15, 2011 for Isa transfers

Commission: Initial 3%

Tel: 020 7904 1010


L&G savings business is ‘beginning to motor’

Legal & General group chief executive Tim Breedon says he remains confident about growth prospects in the UK after the company increased its final dividend by 25 per cent to 3.42p per share last week. The group’s preliminary 2010 figures, published last week, revealed a modest 2 per cent increase in profits from £1,047m in […]

Japan slowdown will be short lived, says World Bank

The slowdown in Japan’s economic growth expected as a result of the Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami is likely to be temporary, according to the World Bank. In its latest East Asia and Pacific Economic Update, the organisation admits that it is “far too early” to make an accurate assessment about the full impact of the […]

Buoyant Brooks Macdonald relaunches fund business

Wealth management firm Brooks Macdonald Group is relaunching its fund business in the summer led by former Scottish Widows Investment Partnership sales and marketing director Simon Wombwell. It will combine specialist funds under the Braemar Group acquisition in July with the four existing Brooks Macdonald funds. Wombwell became an executive director at the company last […]


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