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“Yes. Maybe there ought to be changes to the rules, bearing in mind what has gone on. There is perhaps too much investing in each others&#39 trusts.”

Alastair Cameron, The Cameron Consultancy

“Yes. I think the general public is not that aware of how investment trusts work and some people may take advantage.”

Richard Peasley, Churchill Securities & Co

“No. I think they are stringent enough. Regulation is all well and good but if it goes over the top, it makes it difficult for the likes of sole traders in terms of extra paperwork and that kind of thing.”

Ronald Clifford Gibbons, Clifford Financial Advisory Services

“Yes. I think they should because of the non-regulation of the investments underneath and they are quite volatile in nature.”

Anil Dave, Dave & Co

“Yes. I am all for regulation if it makes the customer more informed.”

Steve Wroe, Insurance & Investment Solutions

“Yes. Why shouldn&#39t the FSA employ even more bureaucrats?”

Alan Moran, Interface Financial Planning

“No. Shares are quoted on the stockmarket.I believe in the principle of caveat emptor.”

Bruce Jamieson, Jamieson Financial Management

“Yes. I would agree that the investors should know where their money is going. It is all part of greater transparency.”

Tim Purdon, Paladin Financial Services

Yes 75%

No 25%

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