TITLE

'Property funds could back annuities'

AUTHOR(S)
Phillipps, James
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Money Marketing;7/7/2005, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the reform of the annuity market to capture the imagination of the country's investors in Great Britain. Provision of better returns by the property fund-backed annuities; Alternatives to gilt-backed annuities; Mitigation of investment risk with appropriate hedging.
ACCESSION #
17641314

 

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