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WAP service from Standard Life

Standard Life Investments is launching a new WAP service which will give daily prices for all Standard’s funds, a search facility for FTSE 100 stocks and competitor funds, market views and news headlines.

It will be accessible from any WAP handset. Customers can build their portfolio on Standard Life Investments’ website and review its progress via a WAP phone.


Raising the issue of standards

As the newly appointed project director for the Raising Standards initiative, I am always interested to get feedback on how the scheme is perceived.I was interested to read Lorna Bourke&#39s criticisms of the Raising Standards initiative (Money Marketing, May 10).The Raising Standards initiative has been developed with the intention of making a real difference to […]

Aifa and IFAP joint firm to be called Advice First

Aifa and IFAP&#39s new joint marketing initiative will be branded Advice First and headed by former Scottish Amicable chief executive Roy Nicholson, as revealed exclusively in Money Marketing.Aifa and IFAP say the firm will have low running costs as its role is formulating marketing strategy to be implemented by IFAP while leaving Aifa with complete […]

Standard Life Investments – Standard Life European Private Equity Trust

Wednesday, 23 May 2001.Type: Investment trust.Aim: Growth by investing in private equity funds which invest in unquoted companies.Minimum investment: £50.Maximum investment: No maximum.Investment split: 100 per cent in private equity funds which invest in unquoted companies.Types of share: Ordinary shares.Isa link: NoPep transfers: No.Redemption date: None.Charges: Annual 0.8 per cent.Commission: None.Tel: 0800 333353.

Liverpool Victoria – Mimi

Thursday, 24 May 2001.Type: Cafeteria-style protection policy covering critical illness cover, term assurance, income protection and mortgage payment protection.CRITICAL ILLNESSMinimum premium/cover: £7 a month/no minimum.Maximum cover: Subject to negotiation.Illnesses covered: Alzheimer&#39s disease (including senile and pre-senile dementia), angioplasty, aorta graft surgery, aplastic anaemia, bacterial meningitis, benign brain tumour, blindness, cancer, coma, coronary artery bypass surgery, […]

Natixis video: Making smarter use of asset classes

Content supplied by Natixis Global Asset Management This video from Natixis Global Asset Management focuses on Active Share. One strategy for the smarter use of equity investments is ensuring you get what you pay for. According to the company, looking at Active Share can give you a better perspective on where performance comes from. Active […]


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