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Sesame boss: Era where clients pay for platforms could end

Sesame Bankhall executive chairman John Cowan has questioned whether clients will be happy paying for platforms as more light is shone on the sector. The industry veteran notes that the FCA’s recent platform market study poses a number of tough questions for platforms over whether they offer investors value for money and whether any competition […]

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Fixed income outlook 2018

With much speculation about the challenges faced by bond investors in 2018, RLAM’s Head of Fixed Income, Jonathan Platt offers his outlook for all areas of the fixed income market in our brief video. Watch the video here: Past performance is not a guide to future performance. The value of investments and the income from […]

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FCA warns of fraudulent UBS clone

The FCA has warned consumers about a clone firm of UBS, which has been operating under the name of “UBS Private Wealth Management”. According to the FCA, fraudsters are using or giving out the details under the name of the Swiss bank with a false email and phone number. The FCA warns that scammers may give […]

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Pensions minister backs default guidance for pension freedoms

The government will look at how individuals who exercise pension freedoms can be given “a further nudge” to take guidance, pensions minister Guy Opperman says. During the second reading of the Financial Guidance and Claims Bill in the House of Commons, Opperman shed light on how the government’s view on guidance is evolving. He made […]

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Latin America’s dramatic transformation

By Thomas Smith, Head of Latin American Equities, Neptune The investment case for Latin American equities has transformed dramatically over the past 18 months and, looking forward, it has two distinct drivers. In the short term, the region is benefiting from a cyclical economic recovery as two of the larger economies exit recession and the […]

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