Saturday 19 October 1996
Membership costs UK residents pounds 34.95 for a year if paid by direct debit, or pounds 39.95 otherwise. Overseas residents pay another pounds 15. Call 0171-394- 5200 or write to Library Chambers, 13/14 Basinghall St., London EC2 for application forms.
Fidelity will offer new Proshare members up to pounds 35 off the commission on the first trade if they open a Stockbroking Service or Stockbroking Plus account, or off the cost of the first trade after opening a Fidelity ActiveTrader Account (which offers special low rates to investors who trade at least 25 times a year in UK securities), plus a 50 per cent discount on the first year's service fee.
Natwest Stockbrokers offers a 10 per cent discount on dealing charges through its BrokerLine telephone dealing service plus a 20 per cent discount on the annual fee for its advice service, access to its research news sheets and discounts on the bank's will and executive services.
ShareLink is offering a pounds 50 cashback for ProShare members who open a self-select PEP or transfer an existing PEP to a new Premier PEP. There is also a 30 per cent discount on Premier's new issue bulletin..
The AITC and ShareLink are launching a new low-cost execution-only share dealing service, called Share-IT, for investors wanting to buy or sell investment trust shares. There is no charge to set up the account, the dealing charge is 1 per cent up to pounds 2,500 with a pounds 10 minimum, falling to 0.75 per cent between pounds 2,500 and pounds 5,000 and a maximum of pounds 45 on deals up to pounds 75,000. Details on 0121-200-4591.
If another US fashion crosses the Atlantic stand by for a specialised UK unit trust targeted at gays and investing only in gay-friendly companies. The Meyers, Sheppard Pride Fund will not invest in companies unless they have a progressive policy towards gays and lesbians, says Shelly Meyers, the fund's portfolio manager. She has identified 400 US companies that meet its requirements, such as operating policies of non-discrimination and offering benefits to partners of gay employees. Among them are American Express and Time Warner.
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Your children have it all, your partner gets nothing
21 November 2014 07:12 PM
Halfords is gearing up for Christmas
21 November 2014 06:54 PM
Fields of dreams: venture capital trusts help young companies to grow, potentially delivering big returns for investors
21 November 2014 06:32 PM
There are many reasons for people to turn to high-cost credit, but being turned down by their banks for a loan is one
21 November 2014 07:15 PM
The £150 incentive from Yorkshire and Clydesdale runs from now until 28 February next year, but you must use the official Current Account Switching Service (CASS) and close your existing account to qualify
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For the rising number of homeless women, the struggle is compounded by health problems and by losing their children
14 November 2014 05:37 PM
Research from Sainsbury’s Bank Credit Cards this week revealed that 15 per cent of people making a large purchase on their plastic didn’t use one with 0 per cent interest on purchases
14 November 2014 05:23 PM
Last week was hangover time, when Stock Spirits, a vodka producer, distilled a profit warning that sent its shares crashing more than 25 per cent
14 November 2014 05:17 PM
Investment melting pot: the price of gold may have fallen but Artemis Strategic Assets believes its value cannot be debased
14 November 2014 05:05 PM
Interest rates are currently as low as 0.1 per cent
14 November 2014 05:01 PM
The energy watchdog Ofgem has slammed Scottish Power, while Citizens Advice reports a string of complaints about it
14 November 2014 04:57 PM
John Lush from Hampshire got into debt with payday lenders and had the help of a debt management adviser to clear the £20,000 he owed
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