Looking at the FTSE All-Share index
over the past 50 years or so, if you have invested pounds 1,000 back in 1955, it could have turned it into pounds 500,000 by now, a return of 12% per annum.
01bn, the group pointed out that the FTSE All-Share index
While the FTSE ALL-Share Index
soared 18 per cent, payouts for those on pounds 50 a month, 25-year endowments are a pitiful 0.
OVER any 20-year period during the past century investments in the UK stockmarket have produced good returns, and investing in a fund which "tracks" the FTSE All-Share Index
until 2020 could provide a handsome gift for your son.
The mandate, which utilises a multi-asset strategy, seeks to add value to a fixed-weight benchmark composed of the FTSE All-Share Index
and a number of FTA UK fixed income indices.
7 per cent return for the FTSE all-share index
The stock market is a discounting mechanism and has already discounted a considerable amount of distress, with the FTSE All-Share Index
falling 40% from its peak of June 2007.
5p, ended it at 151p, significantly outperforming the FTSE all-share index
Despite the FTSE All-Share index
declining by more than 40% over the past two years, Standard & Poor's considers that the capital positions of securely rated life companies -- those rated triple-'B'-minus or above -- remain strong.
3%, which is ahead of the FTSE All-Share Index
9% and was the highest riser in the FTSE All-Share Index
The UK general retailers index, which does not include supermarkets, has underperformed the FTSE All-Share index
by 22 per cent over the past year.