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Skandia – Series Six Group Personal Pension – Single Price

Type: Group personal pension

Minimum premium: £10 a month a scheme, £150 a month a member

Minimum group size: 10

Minimum-maximum ages: Birth-72

Fund links: Choice of 317 funds from Aberdeen, Artemis, Alliance Berstein, Allianz Dresdner, Baring, BlackRock, Britannic, Credit Suisse, DWS, FirstState, Fidelity, Foreign & Colonial, Framlington, Gartmore, Goldman Sachs, Henderson, HSBC, Invesco Perpetual, Investec, Isis, Jupiter, JPMF, Lazard, Liontrust, M&G, Martin Currie, Merrill Lynch, MFS, Morley Neptune Newton, Old Mutual, Sarasin, Schroders, Skandia Investment Management, Societe Generale, Templeton, Threadneedle, Wellington

Charges: Annual 0.5%

Minimum term: Two years

Options: None

Commission: None

Tel: 023 80 726111


Zurich pledges UK commitment

The Zurich Financial Services Group is stressing its commitment to the UK life industry after a deal which will see it close Zurich Life and sell it to Swiss Re for £285m.The deal includes £149m cash to be paid when the transaction is completed, expected to be by the end of the year, with the […]

Investec Private Bank – Nova Alpha Capital Protected Exposure

Type: Capital-protected fund of hedge funds Minimum investment: Lump sum $100,000 Place of registration: Bermuda Term: Seven years Guarantee: Original capital returned in full regardless of the performace in the Nova Alpha fund Charges: Implicit Closing date: August 29, 2003 Commission: None Tel: 020 7597 4010

Unum Provident snaps up Swiss Life UK&#39s group business

Swiss Life UK has announced it is selling its group protection business to Unum Provident in a deal which will see Swiss Life withdraw from the UK market completely.Unum Provident will acquire Swiss Life&#39s group income protection business and the renewal rights to its group life and critical illness book, making Unum Provident the largest […]

Rathbone tops fund charts

The Rathbone Income fund has topped the charts for the most consistent UK equity income fund, according to IFA Principal Investment&#39s annual “white list” of top-performing income funds.Principal&#39s 27th equity income study reveals the Rathbone fund, managed by Carl Stick, topped the “white list” of the 12 most consistent funds producing a net income over […]

Choose life…

Sarah Scott  – Marketing Consultant, Royal London  This month sees the return of Renton, Sickboy, Begbie and Spud in the sequel to the film Trainspotting. Just over 20 years later, we return to see exactly how life treated the characters whose lifestyle was less than ideal back in 1996. Did they choose a job, choose […]


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