Tisa has established an industry-wide group focused on technology innovation in financial services and how it can be used to change consumer behaviour. The group will work closely with Tisa’s other policy councils to determine where technology can be most effective in increasing the level of savings in the UK. The technology innovation council will […]
Barclays’ traders used “exclusive” chat rooms to manipulate foreign exchange rates in their favour. The bank was today fined a total of £1.5bn by UK and US regulators, including a record £284m fine from the FCA. Details published in the FCA final notice reveal traders formed tight-knit groups through chat rooms, entry to which was […]
Annuity rates at lowest level for at least two years.
Mifid II does not go as far as the RDR in addressing conflict of interest issues across Europe, says Vanguard head of retail Nick Blake, leaving room for a third or even fourth iteration of the rules. The Mifid II changes are designed to strengthen protections for retail investors across the EU through limits to […]
There is little doubt 2017 will be a year of political uncertainty. Leading Edge is Royal London Asset Management’s regular review of investment markets. This edition explores some of the impacts that this uncertainty is having on investors, from the pitfalls of prediction within UK equity investing to the dangers of opting for convenience over […]
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