The Personal Finance series with Warren Ingram, Evergreen Content

'Performance fees - fund managers want to have their cake and eat it!'

How do you decide on unit trusts when some charge performance fees and others don't?

For example, which one of these would most likely be a winner?

  • A unit trust with a management fee of 0.8% and a performance fee of 10%, or...

  • A Tax Free Savings Account with a management fee of 0.9%.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Warren Ingram, Personal Financial Advisor and Executive Director at Galileo Capital, for his weekly personal finance feature.

Listen to the explanation in the audio below (and/or scroll down for quotes from it).

Fund managers want to have their cake and eat it.

Warren Ingram, Galileo Capital Financial Advisor

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