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Cogent, AMP&#39s international investment operations business, is offering a new e-commerce service for its UK retail fund management clients.

It enables investors and IFAs to access information about Peps and Isas online including valuations, changing direct debits, updating personal details and making transactions online.

The service is designedto fit within Cogent&#39s clients&#39 websites and can be adapted to look like the host site.

Cogent&#39s clients include fund management groups, insurance companies and investment banks.

Managing director Tony Solway says: “E-commerce provides tremendous opportunities for retail investment groups to improve communications with IFAs and investors. This accelerates our clients&#39 capabilities.”

Cogent will be piloting the system over the summer and plans to roll out the service across its client base fromSeptember.

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