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Teps more favourable as interest rates go down

The Bank of England&#39s cut in interest rates last week makes Teps an even more attractive investment as traditional deposit accounts returns go down, according to Policy Portfolio.

Policy Portfolio says Teps it sold that matured in the two years up to October 2001 grew by 10.3 per cent.

Policy Portfolio managing director Brian Goldstein says: “Teps are an ideal stepping stone from deposit based savings to low risk equity investment. They offer steady, stable growth as the basic sum assured and bonuses allocated at the time of purchase are guaranteed.”

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