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CD-Rom looks at portfolios

Keydata is to release a themed interactive CD-Rom focus ing on portfolio

management services.

IFAs say it is difficult to track performance following Autif&#39s decision

to drop the fund of funds sector from its classifications.

The CD-Rom will include video presentations from Gartmore, Henderson

Investors, Lazard, ABN-Amro, Martin Currie and Henry Cooke.

Keydata launched its first CD-Rom in February and distributes a free

product to 8,000 IFAs monthly, providing details and analysis of UK unit

trusts and Oeics. IFAs can adapt the information for key features


UK sales director Ian Day says: “We have had numerous calls from IFAs that

are using portfolio management services but have not met with fund



B&CE Insurance appoints new board member

B&CE Insurance has appointed Ken Green to its board.Green is currently chairman of The Loss recovery Group and works as an independent business and strategy consultant. He has 40 years experience in the insurance industry.B&CE Insurance chairman Sir Trevor Hughes says: &#34Ken is an extremely experienced and highly regarded practitioner, and I know that he […]

Government will scrap radio wealth warnings

The Government is to scrap wealth warnings on television, radio and cinemamortgage advertising.The move was announced in the Consumer White Paper, Modern Markets:Confident Consumers, published by Trade and Industry Secretary StephenByers. The change follows extensive lobbying by the commercial radioindustry.The warning, “Your home is at risk if you fail to keep up with yourmortgage payments” […]

Investec Guinness Flight says it now time to grab Asia by the horns

Asian markets are well on the road to recovery and there are lots of investment opportunities according to Investec Guinness Flight.The fund manager believes the market has all the ingredients for a period of significant growth and this will pave the way for an upturn in profits.Unlike Japan, Asia does not suffer from the problem […]

DBS announces results

The UK&#39s largest network DBS has almost tripled its profits in the last tax year freed from the burden of pension review costs which restricted the previous year&#39s results.Profits before taxation in the year ending March 31 1999 were £7.4m compared with £2.6m the year before after costs are extracted.But if these exceptional items are […]

Navigating volatility

The making of any fund can be seen in how it responds to crises and opportunities. In this short video, Head of Multi Asset at Royal London Asset Management Trevor Greetham outlines how the Royal London Global Multi Asset Portfolios or GMAPs navigated through Brexit and the US election cycle. He also highlights the importance […]


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