Zurich Investment & Savings
Handbook 2004-05
UK Edition

Edited by Paul Wright
Financial Times / Pearson Education Limited
February 2005
ISBN: 0273695886
463 Pages, 5 " x 8 "
$82.50 Hardcover


You work hard for your money, so why not make sure your investment strategy is robust? Decisions on where to invest and save your money have never been harder. The numerous options ranging from property to unit trusts to VCTs and commodities, coupled with the number of vehicles through which to invest mean you need expert advice to hand. That's why you need a copy of the Zurich Investment and Savings Handbook 2005. Essential reading for all investors and investment advisers, this long-established handbook guides you through the variety of financial products that are now available, to help you make informed choices for your investment and savings strategy.

Fully revised and updated to incorporate the latest legislation, the Investment and Savings Handbook highlights and discusses the significant changes in the law and the impact these changes will have on your investments and savings. About the Author: Paul Wright is Investment Management Director for Zurich Financial Services. He graduated from Leeds University and later obtained an MBA from Henley Management College. He has worked for Zurich Financial Services for more than 16 years and is responsible for marketing delivery for the Zurich UK Life businesses.

Contents
1. An overview
2. Unlisted investments
3. Listed investments
4. Major overseas markets
5. Emerging markets
6. Derivatives de-mystified
7. Investment trusts
8. OEICS and unit trusts
9. Real property
10. Residential property
11. Agricultural land, woodlands and miscellaneous
12. Commercial property
13. Business ventures
14. Life assurance
15. Pension contracts
16. Commodities
17. Gold and other valuables
18. Art and antiques
19. Collectibles
20. Tax beneficial investments and savings
21. Investor protection Index

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