P225 CEEFAX 225 Wed 3 Feb 21:00/06   1/6     UNIT TRUSTS (1) + Unit trusts pool small investors' money and invest it on their behalf in stock markets at home and abroad. There are now nearly 1,000 trusts, run by more than 100 management groups. Some trusts aim to provide income, some growthN Some specialise in a particular sector, eg Japan, or electroVhcsN Unit trusts quote two prices: an offer (or sale) price and a bid (or buy back) priceN Management fees M generally 5pc initially and 0.5pc to 1pc yearly - are absorbed within the "bid/offer spread"N  More
P225 CEEFAX 225 Wed 3 Feb 21:00/10   2/6      UNIT TRUSTS (2) + Performance of middle-ranking trust pdr sector over five years to Oct 1987. (Current value of £1,000 investment, with net income reinvested). F2n$2 in £ Sector UK General 3779 73 UK Growth 4281 72 UK Equity Income 4511 64 North American 2370 41 International 3160 71 FT Ind Ord Index 3744 FT All-Share Index 3890 Bldg Soc term a/c 1533  Mor—
P225 CEEFAX 225 Wed 3 Feb 21:00/03   3/6       UNIT TRUSTS (3) + Best individual performers by sector ovdr 12 months to Jan 1. Current value of £1,000, with net income reinvestedN UK General Far B—2tern T Bar Unlist 1436 Stan Life FE 1068 Glen Capital 1383 ScimPacBasin 1043 M&G Mid Gen 1358 KleinBarrPac 1016 UK Income North American GMahon HiInc 1701 Lloyds NthAm 955 'fllingt Inc 1519 Gart HdgedAm 952 Key Income 1515 ScMut Nth Am 916 Intl Growth Commod/Enerc8 VanAb RndAss 1269 S&P Commod 1222 Pembroke Fnd 1241 Gov Gold Min 1217 BrShipIntRec 1076 M&G Commodit 1190 Planned Savings figures
P225 CEEFAX 225 Wed 3 Feb 21:00/17   4/6     UNIT TRUSTS (4) + Best individual performers by sector over 60 months to Jan 1. Current value of £1,000, with net income reinvestedN UK General Far B—2tern M&G Mid & G 1216 TSB Pacific 3285 T Bar UnlSec 4346 E&L Far East 3236 StewIvory Br 3741 Prolific FE 3175 UK Income North American Key Income 5343 M&G Am & Gen 1762 Fram Extra I 4496 Merc Am Grth 1721 Gart Income 4243 AllDun SecAm 1703 Intl Growth Commod/Enerc8 Bish Prog 3927 S&P Explorgn 2027 Brew Int G&I 3765 M&G C & Gen 1980 Bish Intl 3256 Abbey C&E 1742 Money Managemdnt figures
P225 CEEFAX 225 Wed 3 Feb 21:04/00   5/6      UNIT TRUSTS (5) + Best performdqs regardless of sector over 12 months to Jan 1. Current value of £100, with net income reinvestedN 1 Guinness Mahon High Income 170.1 2 Manulife UK Smaller Cos 166.8 3 TPS 152.2 4 Wellington Income 151.9 5 Key Income 151.5 6 Sun Life Managed Income 151.2 7 $fmple Bar Unlisted Secs 143.6 8 Govett UK Smaller Companies 142.3 9 Glen Income 141.1 10 Baring Japan Sunrise 139.9 Planned Savings figures  More
P225 CEEFAX 225 Wed 3 Feb 21:00/00   6/6      UNIT TRUSTS (6) + Best performers regardless of sector over 48 months to Jan 1. Current value of £100, with net income reinvdstedN 1 Key Income 360.4 2 TR Special Opportunities 353.3 3 M&G Midland & General 350.9 4 NM Schroder Japanese Smaller 345.6 5 Arkright 344.4 6 Guinness Mahon Recovery 334.5 7 Vanguard Special Situations 324.2 8 Framlington Extra Income 322.2 9 Govett UK Smaller Companies 316.0 10 Gartmore Income 315.5 Planned Savings figures  More