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Premier Fund Managers launches Euro Protector Fund

Premier Fund Managers is launching a Euro Protector Fund as a sub-fund of its Dublin based Oeic.


The Euro Protector aims to achieve long term capital growth with the re-assurance of a protected downside.


The fund like its Oeic sub-fund counterparts, the UK Equity and Global Equity Protector funds offers a quarterly minimum return of 97 per cent.


A minimum 90 per cent of the fund will invest in a diversified portfolio of highly rated fixed interest securities.


The minimum investment is euro 1,500.


The initial charge is 5 per cent, but this is discounted by 1 per cent until July 31. The annual management charge is 1 per cent.


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