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Skandia – Spectrum 8


Spectrum 8

Type: Oeic

Aim: Growth by investing in an aggressive multi-asset portfolio of investment funds and segregated mandates

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

Investment split: 42.7% UK equities, 12.6% property, 11% Asia Pacific equities, 11% international equities. 10.9% European equities, 10.9% US equities, 10.9% European equities, 0.9% money market

Isa link: Yes

Charges: Initial 5%, annual 1.25%

Commission: Initial 3%, renewal 0.5%

Tel: 020 7220 3531


How QE is distorting the gilt market

By Mike Riddell The moves in gilts in August were truly exceptional. Volatility in the gilt market (based off 10-year gilt futures) has soared to close to the highest levels seen this millennium, on a par with the eurozone debt crisis of 2011/12 and behind only the global financial crisis of 2008/09. The first distortion […]


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