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Autumn Statement: AIM stocks may become ISA-able

by David Campbell on Dec 05, 2012 at 13:36

Autumn Statement: AIM stocks may become ISA-able

The government will attempt to boost small cap funding and liquidity by consulting on plans to allow AIM market stocks to be held directly within tax-efficient wrappers such as ISAs.

The statement, is the latest on a long list of attempts to improve smaller businesses access to funding, from incentives on bank lending, and the 2012 Budget’s near-forgotten proposals on packaging small cap debt securities to meet institutional minimum investment limits.     

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Sam De Zoysa

Dec 06, 2012 at 11:27

Greater investment choice is welcome especially the fact the AIM shares have an IHT advantage. Would be attractive for elderly investors looking to shelter some assets albeit at a much higher risk level. Pity most advisers aren't licenced/qualified to advise on them though.

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