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Call for global corporate responsibility from Insight

HBOS asset manager Insight Investment is calling for companies to comply with internationally recognised business principles for global activities.

Insight Investment says international standards such as the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights provide the most appropriate basis for developing rules for corporate responsibility.

Insight Investment chief executive Douglas Ferrans says: “Responsible corporate conduct makes good business sense. As more companies expand internationally, it is important that high standards are maintained. It is in everyone’s interests that shareholders play a positive role in helping companies to meet the standards set by global business principles.”


SLI sets up seminars

Standard Life Investments is hitting the road in the New Year with a series of seminars aimed at answering the question of what the financial markets have in store for 2003. The roadshows will take place at over 30 locations, kicking off in Bristol on January 20 and ending in Reading on February 21. IFAs […]

Buckinghamshire IFA wins award

Buckinghamshire IFA Wills & Trusts Financial Planning won the title of &#39team of the year&#39 at the Aylesbury Business Awards earlier this month.Judges also awarded the IFA the &#39performance through people&#39 runners up award for the outstanding level of service that the company delivers to its clients and the high levels of growth that it […]

Figuring out the sales statistics

I would like to clarify some areas of confusion and misunder- standing contained in the MM article headlined Figuring out the shock plunge in fund sales. The article states that fund supermarkets are not included in the IMA figures. They are included within the intermediary channel. The figures the IMA receives are sent to us […]

Widows&#39 Graham and Hogg to retire after restructure

David Graham and Sandy Hogg are both set to retire at the same time after 37 years at Scottish Widows following an internal review of the company&#39s management structure.Brand and network development director Graham, 56, and IFA sales director Hogg, 53, will leave by the end of the year despite both being offered new roles. […]


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