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Financial year end checklist: 5 April 2012
Feb 21/02/2012

The current financial year ends on 5 April 2012. There are a number of important personal allowances and tax reliefs which will either reduce in value or disappear altogether on 6th April 2012.

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Junior ISAs - a guide
Feb 14/02/2012

The Junior Individual Savings Account (ISA) launched in November 2011, a new Government initiative that allows you to take advantage of tax-efficient savings on behalf of your children or grandchildren.

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Looking ahead – market commentary from three industry professionals
Feb 13/02/2012

Three industry professionals give us their views on the economy and financial sector going forward.

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Pension Trusts
Feb 08/02/2012

If you have a large pension plan it may be advantageous to put it into trust. Find out more in our guide.

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Do ethical investment funds perform as well as conventional investment funds?
Oct 18/10/2011

A look at the evidence of the performance of ethical investment funds compared to conventional investment funds.

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Q&A with Clare Brook of WHEB Asset Management
Oct 01/10/2011

Clare Brook has been a leading figure in the ethical and environmental investment sector for 20 years. Barchester’s John Ditchfield finds out more about the WHEB Sustainability Fund.

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Ethical funds: doing ‘what it says on the tin’
Sep 30/09/2011

There are now more than 100 ethical and environmental funds to choose from. We look at the advantages and challenges of this growth.

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Zouk private equity fund exceeds fundraising target
Jun 20/06/2011

Zouk Capital, a UK investor, has announced a successful fundraising round for it's latest cleantech fund.

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