Edeus has now sold more than £1bn of its assets in the whole loan sales market. It has completed six whole loan sales in the past five months, the most recent being to ABN Amro Bank subsidiary Topaz Finance.
Bupa has launched a free health assessment tool to help employers make healthy working the norm among their employees.Bupa Positive Health will provide all new and renewing corporate health scheme customers free online health assessments as well as information and advice on work-related and general health issues.The service will also give employees online access to […]
Aifa will this week publish the first of a number of papers on the retail distribution review aimed at dispelling some of the “myths” surrounding the review.The series starts with an overview of the RDR process and main issues with detailed analysis of specific proposals including customer agreed remuneration, qualifications and capital requirements.Aifa says the […]
Heartwood Wealth Management says separating income performance from growth performance when selecting equity income funds provides a better overview of funds’ risk profiles than just analysing total returns.
Holly Cassell, Assistant Manager of the Neptune UK Opportunities Fund The decision of the Federal Reserve not to raise US interest rates at its September meeting was met with surprise by many, and has been blamed by some as the chief catalyst for the global market volatility that followed. How does this affect the timing […]
As we hurtle towards the new year, it is worth remembering much of the so-called client-centricity discussed is, in fact, little more than process that will not determine whether you win, lose or draw. Sure, a process needs to be reliable, cost-efficient and to point the right service at the right people. But it is […]
The Association of Member Nominated Trustees and the UK Sustainable Investment Association have urged pension funds to keep an eye on whether their investment consultants’ sustainable investment advice lives up to the minimum service requirements under regulation. The AMNT and UKSIF says consultants should meet minimum requirements as soon as possible so as not to […]