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Miton Optimal UK – CF Miton Acturus

Miton Optimal UK

CF Miton Acturus

Type: Oeic fund of funds

Aim: Growth by investing in a range of asset classes

Minimum investment: Lump sum £5,000

Investment split: 32% equities, 15% fixed interest, 7% structured products, 13% cash, 18% hedge funds, gold 3%, 12% commercial property

Isa link: Yes

Pep transfers: Yes

Charges: Initial 5%, annual 1.25%, performance fee 15%

Commission; Initial 3%, renewal 0.5%

Tel: 0118 9528 900


Buyout bill is £440bn

UK employers would have to pay out £440bn more than the current value of pension assets to honour their pension promises in full, according to latest figures.The figures were published in the Pension Regulator’s first official review of private sector pension promises which covered 5,800 schemes – 85 per cent of all UK pension liabilities.The […]

Hazard warnings

Readers may remember a scene from Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom in which a huge boulder comes rolling down the cave towards the hero.IFAs may feel as if their careers follow a similar pattern, dodging every hazard the FSA can roll at them. But maybe it is the FSA that will have some […]

A simple twist of rate

People only get one shot at buying their annuity so it is vital for advisers to base their recommendations on more than just the rate, says Prudential head of annuities Aston Goodey


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