Henderson Global Investors is to launch a growth and income to be run by Graham Kitchen and Andy Jones when they join the firm in October. Kitchen was recruited from Threadneedle while Jones runs Invesco Perpetual’s income and growth fund.
Credit Suisse Asset Management has ann-ounced the dates of its 2005 multi-manager roadshow for IFAs. Robert Burdett and Gary Potter, joint heads of the firm’s multi-manager services, will be visiting 14 venues during September. It starts in Glasgow on September 5 and finishes in London on September 16.
For as many years as I have been in the industry, debate has raged on who delivers the best service to consumers – IFAs, tied agents or now, I guess, multi-ties. This debate has pro-bably been the most damaging factor preventing us winning the trust of the British public. Certainly, in my experience, nearly all […]
Arguing that the eurozone crisis is over, watch Rob Burnett, head of European equities at Neptune, discuss the sectors that he’s investing in to harness the recovery.
In the video, Burnett addresses the following:
• The primary drivers of the eurozone’s economic recovery • The turnaround in individual countries’ current accounts • Sectors best positioned to harness the recovery, without offering undue exposure to risk
The proposed FCA directory that will include advisers’ details could see more people finding “bad advisers”, according to adviser review site VouchedFor. A LinkedIn article by VouchedFor chief executive Adam Price says this is because the regulator’s consultation paper pitching the directory suggested little around underlying adviser checks being substantively improved. In the article, Price says: […]
A pension company that invested in storage products with investors’ savings has been ordered into liquidation by the High Court. Kent-based Chartwell Trustee Pension Solutions was the sole trustee of the Pinnacle Pension Scheme. Chartwell amassed in excess of £4.8m of members’ pension funds following an apparent cold-calling telesales operation. Members were told to expect 8 […]