View more on these topics

Standard & Poor&#39s Micropal Top 10s

Govett US bear continues to top the performance tables, with a return of

34.06 per cent for the past year. The majority ofthe unit trusts are still

struggling to keep their heads above water, however, with the average fund

now down more than 18 per cent since last August.

Income ,corporate bond and smaller company funds continue to dominate the

best performers, with three corporate bond funds, two small cap and one

equity income fund in the top 10.


Product Matters

Friends Ivory & Sime has announced it is setting up a new retail investment business, Isis, with the launch ofthree Oeic funds under the new brand on September 3. The Isis UK dynamic fund, to be managed by Rodger McNair and Richard Bell,will by nature be higher risk, with stockpicking likely to be bothselective and […]

&#39Property not about to subside&#39

Property is still a good bet for investors despite doom and gloompredictions, claim experts. While some of the biggest lenders believe the property market has peaked,some pundits still see rental and commercial property as a sure way ofgiving returns of over 7 per cent. Last month&#39s Nationwide house price index suggested price rises areunsustainable and […]

Berkeley Morgan bids for further growth

Financial and insurance services company Berkeley Morgan Group, whichincludes Berkeley Morgan IFA, has appointed Ray Kuhler, 41, as an executivedirector. Kuhler&#39s appointment is to assist continued growth following thegroup&#39s recent acquisition of IFAs Moneyhill and Gee & Co. He was previously a director of business developments at Skandia, where hespent 14 years. Kuhler will be […] –

Friday, 31 August 2001.Type: ASU mortgage protection plan.Maximum benefit: £1,500 or 65 per cent of gross monthly income.Benefit payment period: 30 or 60 days.Premium: £2.75 per £100 of unemployment or disability cover, £4.25 per £100 of combined unemployment and disability cover for 30 day payment period, £2.25 per £100 of unemployment or disability cover, £3.75 […]


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up


    Leave a comment


    Why register with Money Marketing ?

    Providing trusted insight for professional advisers.  Since 1985 Money Marketing has helped promote and analyse the financial adviser community in the UK and continues to be the trusted industry brand for independent insight and advice.

    News & analysis delivered directly to your inbox
    Register today to receive our range of news alerts including daily and weekly briefings

    Money Marketing Events
    Be the first to hear about our industry leading conferences, awards, roundtables and more.

    Research and insight
    Take part in and see the results of Money Marketing's flagship investigations into industry trends.

    Have your say
    Only registered users can post comments. As the voice of the adviser community, our content generates robust debate. Sign up today and make your voice heard.

    Register now

    Having problems?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3712

    Lines are open Monday to Friday 9:00am -5.00pm