More than two-thirds of IFAs say their use of multi-managers is either higher or much higher than 12 months ago, according to a Fidelity survey.
Noble & Company is promoting the venture capital trust debut from Invesco Perpetual. The Invesco Perpetual Aim VCT will invest in the alternative investment market and will be managed by the team which already runs several smaller companies funds. Nobles and Invesco Perpetual intend to raise up to £40m for the VCT, which will be […]
Pink Home Loans has launched a new residential mortgage funded by BM Solutions, offering a headline rate of 3.99 per cent. The product tracks the Bank of England base rate minus 0.51 per cent for two years, followed by the base rate plus 1.25 per cent for the remaining term of the mortgage. The product […]
Dental insurance tends to get left behind when private medical insurance and health cash plans are sold, with the assumption that these will provide sufficient dental cover. This is a good time to review clients' dental cover, given rumours of changes to NHS dentistry and costs. It has to be emphasised that the rumours are […]
A 13-year old schoolboy has outperformed the UK's top fund manager in a competition run by stock and shares website ADVFN. Roy Nelson made a £108.81 on his £1,000 portfolio. The best-performing UK fund, the Axa ethical fund run by Stuart Fowler, returned 1.12 per cent between June 14 and July 2. Steel giant Corus […]
Video update from Mark Martin, Head of UK Equities, Neptune Investment Management With the Brexit referendum scheduled for 23 June, how much risk is priced into the market and is the current volatility a long-term buying opportunity? Watch Mark Martin, Head of UK Equities, and Holly Cassell, Assistant Manager on the UK Mid Cap and […]
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