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PEP

Abbreviation for:
patient education programme
peer evaluation program
pepsin
peptide
phosphoenolpyruvate
population education program
positional expression profiling
post-exposure prophylaxis, see there
pre-ejection period
protein eletrophoresis
psychiatric evaluation profile
psycho-educational profile

PEP

1. Post-exposure prophylaxis, see there.

Postexposure prophylaxis (PEP)

Any treatment given after exposure to a disease to try to prevent the disease from occurring. In the case of rabies, PEP involves a series of vaccines given to an individual who has been bitten by an unknown animal or one that is potentially infected with the rabies virus.

PEP

phosphoenolpyruvate.
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But discount brokers usually provide their pick of the PEPs for you to choose from.
Here are four tips from PEP "kiss" experts Chase de Vere (tel: 0800 526 091):
All the money you make in a PEP is tax-free while your pensions are taxed.
You can put more money into PEPs - up to pounds 9000 a year - while in a TESSA, savings are limited to pounds 9000 over five years.
Although six months has lapsed since Peps disappeared as an acquisition within the money market, uprooting your investments in order to seek a new home may not always be needed.
ISAs, like PEPs and TESSAs, will accept shares, unit and investment trusts.
Single company PEPs, as you'd expect, limit you to choosing the shares of just one company at a time - though you can switch from one to another without leaving your PEP shelter.
The club have teamed up with Prudential to launch their very own PEP.
Corporate bond Peps also suffered from markedly lighter repurchases than other categories.
Tables compiled by leading PEP adviser Chase de Vere show Henderson TR's European Growth trust would have been almost as good, turning pounds 1,000 into pounds 4,256 over the past five years.
You can even PEP your free shares on top of the taxman's normal annual limits of pounds 6,000 for a general PEP and pounds 3,000 for a single company PEP.
The firm have unveiled a low-cost PEP designed to make this method of saving more accessible to ordinary savers.