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Premier Asset Management – Premier Money Market Fund

Type: Oeic

Aim: Income by investing in cash, short-term deposits and money
market instruments

Minimum investment: Lump sum £1,000, monthly £50

Investment split: 100% cash, short-term deposits and other money
market instruments

Isa link: No

Pep transfers: No

Charges: Annual 0.5%

Commission: Subject to negotiation

Tel: 01483 400400


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