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YFM Private Equity – British Smaller Companies VCT

YFM Private Equity – British Smaller Companies VCT

Type: Venture capital trust

Aim: Income and growth by investing mainly in unquoted established UK companies and a portfolio of fixed interest securities managed by Brewin Dolphin Securities

Minimum investment: Lump sum £5,000

Charges: Initial 5.5%, annual 2%, performance fee 20%

Closing date: April 5, 2010 for 2009/10 tax year, April 30, 2010 for 2010/11 tax year

Commission: Initial up to 3% or initial 2.25% plus renewal 0.5% for four years



RoyLon backs Europe for 35% return

Royal London’s European gro-wth trust manager Kevin Lilley believes the European market has 35 per cent upside excluding dividends to the end of 2011. Lilley says the market has been held back by issues such as sovereign debt but he believes these are now largely reflected in stock prices. e says: “I am not saying […]


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