TELETEXT FORTIFIES PERSONAL FINANCE OFFERING WITH FUNDS SERVICE

Teletext has today launched a comprehensive new managed investment funds service on its highly acclaimed Ch4 p500 Finance service.

UK investors have about £230bn tied up in Unit Trusts and Open Ended Investment Companies (OEICs). Teletext ‘s new service will provide pricing information for more than 600 of the most popular funds.

Updated each weekday evening, the highly anticipated free fund price service will compliment Teletext’s existing share and investment trust price listings that attract millions of viewers each week.

The new service is another building block on top of the existing Teletext finance services on teletext.co.uk, cable TV on ntl and Telewest and ch4 p500. The services combine to present the most comprehensive on demand financial text service in the world.

Chris Clarke, Finance editor for Teletext said: "Teletext is renowned for providing concise, accurate and user-friendly financial information to a wide range of viewers.

"It is vital that people keep a close eye on how their investments are performing. Our new fund price service gives all investors another powerful weapon in their armoury."

The new fund price service can be found on Channel 4 p542-546.

The finance section on teletext.co.uk receives an average of 2.5 million page impressions* and the average weekly audience stands at 4.8 million for the ch4 p500 service.

Teletext Ltd.
Adam Fisher, PR Executive
Tel: 0207 368 7181/0781 030 5900

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