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SG Asset Managemeht – SG Index Linked Bond Fund


Income by investing in index-linked government bonds

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

Investment split:
100% in index-linked government bonds

Isa link:

Pep transfers:

Initial 3.5%,
annual 0.75%

Initial 3%,
renewal 0.25%

Tel: 0808 1007426


The Mortgage Business suspends all new lending

The specialist lending subsidiary of HBOS, The Mortgage Business, is suspending all new lending, including products offered via packagers such as Pink Home Loans and The Mortgage Operation. TMB is blaming backlogs of work and concern over service levels for the decision, saying that new products will be launched at the end of August.

Schwab clients given the tools for US trading

Stockbroker Charles Schwab UK is offering what it describes as two revolutionary products providing investors with research and analysis to enable them to make informed investment decisions. The products are designed for UK investors who want exposure to the US in their portfolios but need additional information about the market. Schwab Equity Ratings rates stocks […]

Sims gets joint chief exec role at Zurich

Zurich says David Sims is to be chief executive for both its manufacturing and distribution businesses despite pledging to separate the two within five years. Sims, who was revealed as chief executive of the UK life insurance business in June, is to take the same job with the as yet unnamed distribution business when it […]

Kevin Duffy on MORTGAGES

Here is the charge sheet. First, the rampant house price inflation afflicting the UK. Sections of the press are intent on talking the market into a crash. Yes, in places, prices are up by 20 per cent on last year but what too few reporters outline is that the pace of month-on-month inflation has slowed […]


Guide: reporting to the Pensions Regulator — what and when?

Johnson Fleming has published a step-by-step guide demonstrating the importance of record keeping and reporting, and how it can ensure you operate a successful scheme. The guide takes you through some key questions you need to ask and identifies the information you need to obtain. The topics include: why you need to keep records and the benefits of doing this; registering your scheme; what information you need to record to ensure you meet the Pensions Regulator’s requirements; and what items need to be recorded and when.


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