"We see PIFS
as a platform to show the world the ingenuity of our local manufacturers and designers, how we interpret the latest industry trends, and in many cases, take the lead in design innovation," said Eduardo Zuluaga, overall event chairman of PIFS
and President of CFIP.
And since PIFs
typically have fixed terms such as three, four or five years, the manager knows that the account is "sticky." This structure allows them to take a true investment management approach without worrying about cash reserves for redemptions and being forced to buy or sell at a bad time.
CRTs, however, have proved to be much more popular than PIFs
, which have not come to the attention of many professionals, let alone investors.
534) investigated the potential for microbial contamination during the in-hospital preparation of powdered infant feed (PIF
), and found that there was significant contamination even when preparation occurred in a controlled environment, in essence confirming what has been demonstrated in 'a significant body of international data'.
Six out of ten respondents want PIFs
' income distribution levels to be 85 per cent or less, while 90 per cent of respondents said the regime should allow for a reasonable level of gearing.
In the first place, PIFS
are Janus-like in that they have two faces, one for Standard mode and one for Enhanced mode.
has also partnered with the Design Center of the Philippines which has a creative pool of young designers with a variety of skills in the design of furniture and other related products.
To evaluate the prevalence of bacterial contamination of PIFs
given to infants at Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, Cape Town.
The accountants' response to the recent consultation process on PIFs
, which were announced by Gordon Brown in the last Budget, puts forward what it claims is a solution to the difference between tax transparency (what Government is considering) and tax exemption (what investors would like).
But some independent financial advisers warn that, if PIFs
are to be aimed at the mass market, proper safeguards must be put in place.