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Scottish Widows increase allocation rates


Scottish Widows


Type: Increased allocation for transfers into Scottish Widows Income Drawdown or Phased Retirement plans.

Offer: External transfers – 1 per cent added to allocation, internal transfers from other Scottish Widows pension contracts – 1.5 per cent added to allocation.

Offer period: Until December 1, 1998.

Tel: 0131 655 6000.


The MERIT of Murray Johnstone

The Murray Extra Return Investment Trust offers investment predominately in UK Equities providing income and capital growth. Our panel review the trust firstly discussing how it fits into the market.Dilke-Wing says: &#34It sits in the UK split capital investment trust sector well. The zero shares are going to be easily marketable given a competitive redemption […]

Edinburgh relaunches fund as part of Oeic

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Workie gets mean…

Last year we highlighted the launch of the Department for Work and Pensions’ (DWP) auto-enrolment awareness campaign – fronted by that nice friendly monster Workie. The Pensions Regulator (TPR), however, may not be so cuddly. In early January it issued this statement, with some of the most relevant passages reproduced below for information: “Up to half a million small […]


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