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Wills & Co – The Advance Fund

Wills & Co

The Advance Fund

Type: Enterprise investment scheme fund

Aim: Growth by investing in EIS qualifying companies

Minimum investment: Lump sum 2,000

Closing date: July 31, 2005

Charges: Initial 3%, annual 50 administration fee, performance fee 20%

Commission: Initial up to 7%

Tel: 020 7246 5454


McCarthy slams EU over directive

FSA chairman Sir Callum McCarthy has attacked the EU for its handling of the markets in financial instruments directive at the FSA conference last week. He branded the EU irrespon-sible for failing to conduct a cost benefit review before issuing the directive and said it was far from clear that the benefits to the UK […]

For he’s a jolly good fellow

The benchmark qualifica- tion for all UK financial advisers is the Certificate in Financial Planning, which is offered by the Chartered Insurance Institute.

Sideways Glance – To the Manoir borne

One of the best investments I ever made was in the Holiday Property Bond, an FSA-regulated investment in a wide selection of international leisure property.


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