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FCA slammed by complaints watchdog over handling of whistleblower

The Complaints Commissioner has slated the FCA over its handling of a whistleblower’s report citing admin errors, poor communication between departments and “insufficient rigour”. The FCA must pay the complainant £300 compensation as well as carrying out a proper assessment of the information and evidence the whistleblower has, if they agree to it. The complainant wrote […]

Best Corporate Adviser: Aon

It was not size that persuaded the judging panel to name Aon Best Corporate Adviser, but the way the firm had marshalled its many resources to deliver a first grade corporate benefits engagement package that delivers both for employers and employees. As well as developing impressive benchmarking and risk forecasting propositions, Aon has implemented its […]

Best Platform: Transact

Transact topped our adviser survey in the Best Platform category, with “value” and “service” consistently coming out as the reasons why Transact should win the Best Platform award. Transact was also praised for how easy the platform was to use, for both advisers and clients, as well as the high quality of adviser support. Technical […]

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Economic forecasts slashed in wake of Leave vote

Economists have cut their UK GDP growth forecasts and predict interest rates will halve in the wake of the UK vote to leave the European Union. Yesterday’s referendum resulted in 52 per cent of voters favouring a Brexit that will end the UK’s 43-year membership of the EU. IHS has cut its GDP growth forecasts to […]

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Income should mean income

By Robin Geffen, Fund Manager & CEO, Neptune Equity income funds have a vital role to play in client portfolios today. With the awkward confluence of the baby boomers retiring as fixed income yields sit at historic lows, these funds have increasingly taken centre stage in delivering income for those who need to live off […]

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