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Stamp duty campaign boost

Brewin Dolphin Securities is putting its weight behind the e-petition to “stamp out stamp duty” by encouraging clients and employees to show their support.

The on-line petition, which is being co-ordinated by the Association of Private Client Investment Managers and Stockbrokers, will be sent to Chancellor Gordon Brown some time after the March budget.

Apcims says the petition is set to crack the 4,000 signature mark over the next few days.

Brewin Dolphin marketing director Charlotte Black says: “Because stamp duty costs the private investor we&#39re all enthusiastically signing up and encouraging our clients to write their MPs as well as petitioning the Chancellor.”


TMO launches discount cashback mortgage

Packager The Mortgage Operation is launching a discount and cashback mortgage for first time buyers.Funded by Bristol & West, the mortgage has a 2 per cent discount until January 1 2003. This takes its interest rate down to 5.49 per cent.TMO says the £500 cashback makes the mortgage ideal for first time buyers. They can […]

Invesco scoop top investment award

Invesco Fund Managers has received an award for operating the best performing fund available to UK investors, by Reuters subsidiary Lipper.Lipper&#39s top award, the Lipper Leader Statue, was presented to Invesco for its GT Smaller Companies fund for generating returns of 488.24 per cent in 1999.Other winners included Henry Cooke Investment Funds, Aberdeen Unit Trust […]

The Woolwich – One Year Fixed Rate Bond (inserted 21/2/2000)

Type: One year fixed rate savings account.Minimum-maximum investment: £500-£500,000.Interest rate: 6.65%.Term: 1 year.Offer period: Until further notice.Withdrawal penalties: No withdrawals permitted during term.Tel: 0800 222200.

“Bricks and mortar” tracker launched

Abbey National is launching a new savings bond to track the value of house prices, allowing investors to capitalise on the continuing price boom.Investors in the House Price Growth Bond will get their initial investment back plus a return of 1.2 times the increase in Abbey&#39s UK house price index.Abbey says the product is suited […]


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