Barclays launches new agricultural index plan


Barclays in the UK has launched a new plan that focuses on the theme of agricultural commodities, following interest from independent financial advisers and potential investors. The final returns of Barclays' six-year Agricultural Commodities Plan are based on the performance of the Goldman Sachs Commodity Index (GSCI) Agricultural Excess Return - an index which tracks constituent commodities such as sugar, coffee and corn.

According to London-based Collin Dickie, director of Barclays Investo