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Tue Apr 26

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ScillyFool posted to the Investing for Income board. 11:07

Interesting article in the Telegraph

I don't wish to start a "Total Return" argument but this article makes for interesting reading.

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Wed Feb 17

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ScillyFool replied to the Investment Strategies board. 17:50

Re: Family Firms Folio - Problematic?

Keep it simple - rules is rules. Otherwise you'll have to go back and review all your previous decisions based on new criteria.

SF

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ScillyFool replied to the Investment Trusts & Unit Trusts board. 17:44

Re: Starting A Basket...

Hi will89,

First, I think you have a pretty good "basket" with most geographies and sectors covered. I'll throw a couple of suggestions for you to look at, where I think you may be able to add to your basket.

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Sat Feb 6

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ScillyFool posted to the Jokers Corner board. 11:29

Illegal immigrants

A government survey has shown that 91% of illegal immigrants come to
this country so that they can see their own doctor.

Mon Feb 1

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ScillyFool replied to the Investment Strategies board. 22:16

Re: Poll: EMH

EMH = Emerging Market Hype

I bet some pseudo-economists got a medal for it, though.

It doesn't work on Smaller Companies, Fledgling Companies or AIM shares. And probably only works on the FTSE 100 at the weekend!

SF

Sat Jan 30

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ScillyFool replied to the Investment Trusts & Unit Trusts board. 14:20

Re: UK Tech focused funds

Hi twowheelspete,

Not an IT or a UT but Imperial Innovations (IVO) may fit your bill. They are focused on the commercialisation of the better academic ideas coming out of the likes of Imperial College, London together with other universities [more]

Fri Jan 22

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ScillyFool replied to the Investment Strategies board. 16:33

Re: Poll: Calling the bottem

Okay, I'll call the bottem (sic) to get this thread back on track. It was yesterday (21st. January) at the close of business with the FTSE100 at about 5770.

Only ASDA seemed to have missed it, dropping their fuel prices to 97.7p a litre [more]

Sat Dec 7

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ScillyFool wrote 21:48

The "Doomsters" don't seem to get out much. My impression of the UK economy gleaned from driving from one end of the country to the other fairly frequently are that "the UK economy is motoring". Car transporter after car transporter full of Jags, Land Rovers, Nissans, Toyotas, all made in the UK. A year ago there were hardly any. Mm, GKN?

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