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Nvesta – Secure Pension Tracker Plan 2

Capital-protected bond for pensions

Growth linked to the performance of the FTSE 100 index

Minimum-maximum investment:
£20,000-no maximum

Six years

Up 10 105% growth at end of term

Original capital returned in full regardless of performance of index

Closing date:
June 16, 2004

Initial 3%, or
Initial 2% and renewal 0.25% for 5 years

Tel: 020 7454 0704


Virgin buys remaining stake in Virgin Money after £90m HHG deal

Virgin has bought the remaining 50 per cent share in Virgin Money Group, paying £90m for the joint venture it owned with HHG, the company comprising AMP&#39s former UK businesses. HHG will get £50m now plus instalments of £20m over two years for Virgin Money which offers stakeholder pensions, Isas, personal loans, savings accounts and […]

Keeping a watch on Big Brother

I may have stumbled upon a plot and I feel it is my duty as a citizen of the financial services world to make you aware of it. Anybody operating in the sector who even glanced at this year&#39s Budget proposals would be aware of the Treasury&#39s plans to require the registration of tax-avoidance schemes […]

Abbey in 15-Year Fix

ABBEY 15-Year Fixed Rate Type: Fixed-rate mortgage Fixed term: Until June 2, 2019 Fixed rate: 5.74% Minimum loan: £6,000 Maximum loan: Up to 95% of valuation subject to a maximum of £250,000, up to 90% of valuation subject to a maximum of £1m Income multiples: Three times principal income plus second or 2.5 times joint […]

Aifa wants FSA fee change

The FSA should levy regulatory fees on IFA firms depending on number of advisers rather than how much income is generated, says Aifa in its response to the consultation on fees.

India correction: a terrific entry point?

By Kunal Desai, head of Indian Equities, Neptune A key concern for investors who were looking at India afresh has been the rich valuations and strong prior performance. We view the correction in the market through short-term growth concerns from demonetisation as a terrific entry point for the long-term investor. Investors should not be overly concerned […]


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