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The Co-operative Insurance Society claims Isas are a great success.


CIS says 85 per cent of its regular Pep savers have converted to Isas, and 75 per cent of life Isa account holders have never held a Pep or Tessa.


CIS general manager marketing Martin Clarke says: “The survey shows Isas are proving a success contrary to the predictions of many commentators.”


The life office has made a report on the six months since the Isa launch in April.


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