P226 CEEFAX 226 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/07   1/8     UNIT TRUST PANEL The MONEYFILE U÷it Trust Panel has been recruited from a number of independent advisory firms in an attempt to offer a path through the unit trust jungle. Unit trusts, it must be emphasised, can fall in value. Neither the panellists nor the BBC can accept responsibility for recommendations lbde. Selections shown and opinions expressed are those of the persons named and are not necessarily shared by the BBC. Investors are recommended always to seek professional advice before buying.  More IT Tables MoneyFile UT —bles Fun Index
P226 CEEFAX 226 Sat 1 Apr 00:01/04   2/8     UNIT TRUST PANEL * APRIL selections: UK USA Japan Gilts Other Brian Bailey * Robin Boyle * * Kean Seager R * T Selections are geared for growth on a 12-month view and are considered worthy of inclusion in a balanced portfolio. S indicates a speculative investment.  More IT Tables MoneyFile UT Tables Fun Index
P226 CEEFAX 226 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/05   3/8     UNIT TRUST PANEL Brian Bailey (Aberdeen Henderson) * April commentary: Overview: World larkets have continued to perform well in the light of high interest rates and rising inflation. The consolidation in markets can be expected to continue until interest rates and inflation are seen to have peaked sometime in the second half of 1989.  More IT Tables MoneyFile UT Tables Fun Index
P226 CEEFAX 226 Sat 1 Apr 00:01/04   4/8     UNIT TRUST PANEL Brian Bailey (Aberdeen Henderson) * April commentary (continued): UK: The market continues to look good value on an international basis and investors are encouraged by Mr Lawson's cautious budget. Liquidity in London remains high and any weakness in equity prices will be used to commit the funds. We continue to recommend that long-term investors remain fully invested and our unit trust portfolio for the remainder of 1989 is UK 35%, Far East 35%, Europe 20%, and USA 10%.  More IT Tables MoneyFile UT Tables Fun Index
P226 CEEFAX 226 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/07   5/8     UNIT TRUST PANEL Robin Boyle (Dunbar Boyle & Kingsley) * April commentary: UK bonds: Strong downward pressure is being exerted on both fiscal and monetary policy. Buy. UK equities: Prepare to switch into humdrum bakers and brewers. Japan: Sell. A weaker xfn, scandals, plus rising oil prices and bond xjelds explain why. US: Dollar looks good but doubts remain over the stock market.  More IT Tables MoneyFile UT Tables Fun Index
P226 CEEFAX 226 Sat 1 Apr 00:01/05   6/8     UNIT TRUST PANEL Robin Boyle (Dunbar Boyle & Kingsley) * April recommendations: International bonds: Fidelity International Bond Gartmore International Fixed Interest UK equities: Laurentian Undervalued Assets Trust Allied Dunbar Asset Value Convertibles: EFM Convertibles Baillie Gifford Convertible & General  More IT Tables MoneyFile UT Tables Fun Index
P226 CEEFAX 226 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/00   7/8     UNIT TRUST PANEL Kean Seager (Whitechurch Securities) * April commentary: UK equities: This market has done well this year and we feel it has further to go albeit with bouts of nervousness. It will take some time for high interest rates to sig÷hficantly affect spending, but they will eventually have the desired effect. Buy on weakness and stick with equity income funds, such as those from Aetna. US: Given the uncertainties surrounding the market, we cannot rate this market as more than a hold.  More IT Tables MoneyFile UT Tables Fun Index
P226 CEEFAX 226 Sat 1 Apr 00:01/06   8/8      UNIT TRUST PANEL Kean Seager (Whitechurch Securities) * April commentary (continued): UK gilts: Yields are a little more attractive at present. Fixed interest stocks can be purchased to lock in a yield that will be maintained even when interest rates fall. Japan: Still very expensive. Until p/e ratios are reduced by the underlying growth of earnings we would prefer to avoid the area.  More IT Tables MoneyFile UT Tables Fun Index
P226 CEEFAX 226 B—— 1 A—r 00:11/05    $ ,,! ,,%  £!!  UNI$ TRUST PANEL Kean Seager (W—itechurch Securities) * April comment—ry (conpinued) UK gilts: Yields —re a little more attractive at presenp. Fixed interesp stocks can be purchased to lock in a yield that will be l—intained even when interest rates fall. Japan: Still very expensive. @ntil p/e ratios are reduced by the un$—rlying growth of earnings we would prefer to avoid the area.  More IT Tables MoneyFile UT Tables Fun Index