Nationwide has taken control of Dunfermline Building Society’s £2.3bn retail deposits, £1.02bn residential loan book and 34 branches. It is not taking over the social housing portfolio or equity-release book.
Cru founder Jon Maquire has written to the FSA over the possibility of restructuring the firm’s £400m Oeic range after claiming that Capita has rejected proposals to have a three-month redemption facility introduced.
By Rob Burnett, Manager of the Neptune European Opportunities Fund In recent weeks, the bear case for European equities has become more pronounced on the back of weaker-than-expected GDP data and deflation concerns. This softening in economic momentum has led some investors to question whether the ECB is behind the curve and indeed whether it […]
Women are earning, inheriting and controlling more money than ever. Yet very few financial institutions are doing an outstanding job of attracting and serving them. How you sell and deliver financial services to men is not the same as how you sell and deliver financial services to women. Even if men and women end up […]
If you want the crash course in all things leading edge in Fintech visiting a Finovate show can be time well spent, but it’s also an exhausting experience. The first two days of this year’s Fall show in New York involved no fewer than 80 demos of fintech propositions of all shapes and sizes. Anyone […]
Where to start and what to look out for when aiming to meet the financial requirements of the client For their advocates, fund panels are like a palette, which advisers can choose from to come up with a tailor-made investment solution for individual clients. As an efficient tool at the adviser’s disposal, a panel of […]