Aegon Asset Management is holding a global conference call on fixed income on February 6 at 11am, featur-ing fund managers Philip Milburn and John McNeill. IFAs can take part by pre-registering at www.asset.tv.
It is difficult to pick up any global economic report nowadays without seeing India and China featured prominently.While we have seen the launch of Bric funds we, perhaps surprisingly, have not seen anyone focus on the two Asian powerhouses in one fund.Step forward Ashburton which has recently launched what it has decided to call a […]
MPs have encouraged the government to seek innovation and the “great potential gains” of collective defined contribution pension schemes, a report published this morning by the work and pensions committee says. The committee says the schemes, which are already highly successful in Denmark and the Netherlands, offer advantages of a middle ground between defined benefit […]
FCA staff are warming to the regulator’s move from Canary Wharf to Stratford, according to its latest board minutes. Earlier this month, employees began moving to the regulator’s new east London site, with teams such as communications among the first to transition. Money Marketing previously reported on internal documents showing that staff at the FCA […]
The FCA is considering banning exit fees for switching platforms. In its platform market study, released this morning, the FCA says it may also issue further guidance on how advisers should charge for platform switches after finding that the process and the costs involved can often be lengthy, preventing clients from getting the best deal […]