Sesame parent Misys says it has received a number of indicative offers for the whole company as well as for parts of the company and a number of parties are carrying out due diligence.
Pensions tax simplification has swamped the industry with a 400 per cent increase in technical guidance pages and nearly double the number of pages of legislation that existed pre A-day.
Resolution Asset Management has recruited Grant Shotter and Wilfred Willwong from Barings to be partners in its new emerging markets boutique, Hexam.
Client information: Nicola York reports on the battle between brokers and lenders over releasing clients’ data
Reinsurers’ domination of the protection marketplace is detrimental to insurance companies and consumers, warns former Abbey chief Paul Bradshaw. He says the majority of protection business is supported by capital from a small number of reinsurers and he says this means that while consumers are subject to two lots of marketing from the provider and […]
Written by Mike Riddell One of the current big debates in global financial markets is whether investors should believe ‘hard’ rather than ‘soft’ data, where the usually reliable business and consumer surveys have been suggesting strengthening in global growth momentum for some time now, while the economic data that feeds through into the Gross Domestic […]
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Royal Bank of Scotland has joined rivals like HSBC in launching an automated investment advice service for more than five million customers. The bank claims to be the first bank in the UK to launch a “fully regulated” robo-advice service, which will be under its NatWest brand. The service, live from Monday, is targeted at […]
There is nearly £8.5bn in “drifted” legacy UK equity income funds that have underperformed against the sector over the past decade, research has found. As the fund management industry awaits Mifid II next year, Morningstar has analysed the competitive UK Equity Income sector on behalf of Money Marketing and found about 10 per cent of the sector’s […]
Old Mutual Global Investors has appointed Freddie Woolfe head of responsible investment and stewardship, reporting into chief executive Richard Buxton. Woolfe joins from Newton Investment Management, where he was a responsible investment analyst primarily covering the healthcare and technology, media and telecommunications sectors. Previously he held roles at Hermes Equity Ownership Services and HSBC. Woolfe will […]