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New Star attracts £500m in investment

New Star Asset Management has attracted more than £500m funds under management in just seven months since launch in to its investment funds.

New Star raised £96.2m in the three-week offer period ending on February 22 for its Higher Income fund and £251m for its UK Growth and European Growth funds in July 2001, as well as £31m for its UK Aggressive fund in October 2001.


National wealth service

Trusts and the debate as to whether IFAs should get involved in this area or not has become a hot industry potato over the last few weeks, and about time too. I am sure that technical managers and IFAs conversant with trusts across the country share my delight that our specialist subject is now commanding […]

76% see no opportunity for entrants in proposals

Few IFAs believe the regulator&#39s proposals for polarisation will encourage new blood into the business and open up the market to new entrants.These are two of the FSA&#39s stated objectives of its review of the polarisation regime.Findings from George Street show that 76 per cent of IFAs are not willing to look at the creation […]

Fund manager deal speculation rife

Mellon has emerged as the leading bidder for Royal & SunAlliance Investments, according to a report in Sunday Business.If the bid is successful, Mellon is likely to merge RSAI with its existing UK fund management operation Newton.Also in the weekend&#39s papers, the Sunday Telegraph revealed Investec to be amongst the leading bidders in the race […]

Carnaby Films – Enterprise Investment Scheme

Thursday, March 14, 2002Aim: Growth by investing in the film "A Flight ofFancy"Minimum investment: Lump sum £2,000Opening/closing date: February 4, 2001/March 31, 2002Charges: ImplicitCommission: Initial 3%Tel: 020 8758 8654


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