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FCA sets out Innovative Finance Isa rules

The FCA has set out its thinking on how new Innovative Finance Isas should operate including rules on advising on peer-to-peer investments. In November 2015 the regulator published a discussion paper on how peer-to-peer lending could be incorporated into Isas and whether commission would be banned. In a consultation published today, the regulator proposes to […]

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£4trn wiped off stock market in 2016

A total of $5.7trn (£3.9trn) has been wiped off the stock market in the nine trading days so far this year. The $5.7bn is the GDP of the UK and France combined, says Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Volatility in stock markets, largely sparked by the turmoil in China markets and it’s knock-on effect to […]

Pru appoints UK chief exec

Prudential has appointed John Foley as chief executive of its UK and Europe business and made him an executive director of the group. Foley, who has held the role on an interim basis followed Tidjane Thiam’s departure in 2015, joined Prudential in 2000 as deputy group treasurer. He subsequently held positions including group treasurer, group […]

Harris Associates' view on the UK’s vote to leave the EU

By David Herro, Partner, Deputy Chairman, Portfolio Manager and Chief Investment Officer of International Equity at Harris Associates Britain’s vote to exit the European Union has led to significant uncertainty across global markets. We believe market impact of this uncertainty, though severe, is more of a shorter-term phenomenon which will provide an opportunity for long-term […]

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