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 […]
Two weeks after ex-FCA boss Hector Sants was revealed as the chairman of the government’s single financial guidance body, Money Marketing has learned the new service will not be operational until winter. The timing for the launch of the new guidance body has been uncertain ever since the idea was first conceived. A preliminary consultation […]
The past decade has seen environmental and social governance investing develop from a niche corner of the market to a popular asset class. But while there is an increased awareness among individuals as to the impact of their actions on the environment, there is much more to ESG investing than being a good citizen. Asset […]
While advice firms can outsource activities, they cannot outsource their responsibilities Advice firms are busier than ever, leading an increasing amount to turn to third parties to undertake activities that would have once been dealt with in-house. Outsourcing can provide a solution for those under pressure to deliver on long-term objectives, while juggling the day […]