Praemium has received FSA authorisation to launch its separately managed account funds in the UK. Smartfund will allow dist-ribution firms to create their own funds to build assets under management without taking on the role of fund or investment manager.
Fidelity International has appointed of Ilario Di Bon as head of global equities.Di Bon will head the global equities investment team, which covers sector, US and global emerging markets desks. He will also have responsibility for broadening the firm’s institutional global equity product range.Di Bon joins from UBS Asset Management where he was lead portfolio […]
Fidelity has confirmed its intention to launch a new global credit vehicle believed to be called the distressed global debt fund.
A few weeks ago, after one of those industry seminars which you find yourself attending for some mysterious reason and then wonder why you bothered, an IFA asked me what criteria I use to decide what topic to write about this column.
Life Trust has added a new cash fund for investors to its longevity income plan in response to requests from advisers after the recent stockmarket volatility.
By Simon Fletcher
As a chief executive officer of a business in the financial services sector, I have been dealing with the introduction of auto-enrolment for our clients for some time, but I can also speak from an employer’s point of view, having to go through the process ourselves.
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