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Scottish Mutual launches pension investment vehicle

Scottish Mutual is launching a customised pension investment vehicle offering retirement planning flexibility, available in two versions.

The Classic Flexible Trustee Investment Plan gives investors access to the Scottish Mutual pension fund range, including external fund links to Fidelity, Merrill Lynch, Newton and Perpetual.

The Tailored Flexible Trustee Investment Plan is designed for fee-paying individuals and corporate clients wanting pooled pension funds.

Scottish Mutual product development actuary Steven Graham says: “We&#39ve designed the Flexible Trustee Investment Plan with the needs of the client firmly in mind. As well as being a highly flexible product, offering a wide range of options, the FTIP is also competitively priced.”


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