Recommended

Business-Handshake-Finance-Deal-700.jpg

Talbot & Muir swoop for Sipp and SSAS books

Bespoke Sipp provider Talbot and Muir has acquired the Sipp and SSAS business of the Attivo Group. The deal – for an undisclosed amount – will see Talbot and Muir take over responsibility for 1,070 Sipps and 14 SSAS. The firm’s assets under adminstration now total £1.8bn. Attivo says it wants to focus on its […]

8

Tony Byrne: Brexit means we can reform regulation

The lead up to the EU referendum saw an awful lot of scaremongering from both sides. Among the Remain supporters were the large banks, insurance companies, asset managers and payment services providers, all who could potentially lose out as a result of Britain’s decision to Brexit. Smaller firms such as financial planners, however, do not […]

Aviva-signage-building-2013-700.jpg

Aviva partners with Morningstar in portfolio launch

Aviva has launched a range of governed portfolio, to be managed by Morningstar, with costs capped at 0.5 per cent. Five portfolios cover the risk spectrum from cautious, which has a 16.5 per cent exposure to BlackRock Cash, to adventurous, which has its highest exposure to the L&G UK 100 Index (24.5 per cent). The […]

Payment-Fine-Currency-Money-700.jpg

Investment Association hits back at ‘hidden fees’ critics

The Investment Association has hit back at critics of fund management hidden costs as it finds “zero evidence” that funds’ returns are affected by hidden fees. In a report, published today with research firm Fitz Partners, the investment trade body has analysed 1,350 active and passive funds and estimated average transaction fees across the IA […]

CGT entrepreneurs' relief

Entrepreneurs’ relief is due, subject to meeting certain conditions, in respect of capital gains arising on ‘material disposals of business assets’. These ‘business assets’ include: Read more

Newsletter

News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up

Comments

    Leave a comment