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Don’t know your “equity unit trust” from your “balanced fund”? We demystify…

Barry O'Mahony, Founder of Veritas Wealth Management, tries to demystify complicated sounding terms regarding unit trusts such as these (and others):

  • Equity Unit Trusts

  • Balanced Funds

  • Multi asset funds (high/low equity)

  • Emerging Companies Fund

  • Financial Funds

Listen to the audio for more detail.

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