Buys Seccl to grow business
Two advisers so far
Existing investors given three-week headstart
Potential £10m extension
Trio of risk-targeted funds to be run by Octopus Investments
Follows record inflow into Titan VCT
Survey quizzed 300 advisers
Restrictions and limitations apply
Tax planning specialist Octopus has hired Shaun Sandiford from AXA Elevate to head up its relationships with platforms.
Mark Williams looks at how advisers can help their clients manage the risks involved in estate planning.
Do advisers think VCTs are a suitable option for their clients?
Venture capitalist Octopus Investments has launched a tax planning microsite for advisers to help address clients' needs in the run up to tax year end.
Octopus Investments has predicted a steep rise in allocations to venture capitalist trusts (VCT) in the coming year, having already seen a ten-fold increase in money attracted by its funds in the last year.
Paul Latham discusses inheritance tax mitigation strategies
Paul Latham discusses how venture capital trusts can help supplement clients' retirement planning
Multi-tied network Openwork has launched four funds which will form the basis of a range of multi-asset model portfolios soon to be available via its investment proposition, Omnis.
VENTURE CAPITAL TRUSTS
Paul Latham takes a look at tax-efficient investments that are suitable for retirement planning