IFA beats IA in six-year structured product challenge

IA pledges £250 donation to charity

Victoria McKeever
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Ian Lowes: "While the wager was made as a sporting challenge, we see it as a great fillip."
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Ian Lowes: "While the wager was made as a sporting challenge, we see it as a great fillip."

IFA Lowes Financial Management has won a challenge against the Investment Association (IA) that pitted the performance of a portfolio of structured products against a tracker fund over a six-year period.

At the end of the challenge in December, Lowes Financial Management's portfolio of structured products had risen by 81%, while the IA's tracker fund of choice - the HSBC FTSE 100 Index Fund - had increased...

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