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FTSE rally to last through the autumn says SVM

SVM Asset Management believes there is a growing belief in the
market that the recent rally in the FTSE could sustain itself throughout

Since the start of year the FTSE has experienced an 8 per cent rise
with the FSTE All Share increasing by 10.5 per cent and the FTSE 250
up 26 per cent.

SVM head of Retail Sales Mark Noble says: “In normal conditions
FTSE stocks would command a premium as they have a better
liquidity, but in today&#39s market the reverse seems true because
mid-cap companies will benefit form any economic recovery.”


Insurers need to work to meet expectations says CII&#39s Homer

Professionals in the insurance and financial services industry need to work twice as hard as they already are at meeting customer expectations if they are going to survive in the current market, according to Chartered Insurance Institute president Andy Homer. In his opening speech at the institute&#39s national conference being held at the Queen Elizabeth […]

Thinktank aiming for money&#39s &#39human side&#39

A new thinktank has been set up to develop financial planners&#39 understanding of the &#39human side of money&#39.The Nazrudin Project has been launched by American founder, Kinder & Co president George Kinder and UK founder Norton Partners chief executive David Norton.It is open to all financial planners and the project is setting the aim of […]

New Winterthur sales director

Winterthur Life UK Limited has appointed a new director. Former Winterthur Life head of individual sales David Thompson has been promoted to sales director, with responsibility for Winterthur&#39s distribution in the UK market.Winterthur Life chief exectuive Mike Kellard says: “David has made a tremendous impact on the company&#39s sales strategy over the last four years. […]

FSA&#39s big two looking at future of retail market

The two new chiefs at the FSA are to publish a report early next year on how the FSA sees the retail investment market shaping up in the future, it was announced at the Money Marketing Live conference in Manchester on Tuesday.FSA director of investment firms David Kenmir said that new FSA chief executive John […]

Testing the Foundation

The global economy isn’t headed into recession, at least not yet. This month, David Lafferty, Chief Market Strategist at Natixis Global Asset Management, examines current capital market and portfolio risks for signs of recession. Click Here for Capital Market Notes


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