View more on these topics

OMAM bolsters UK analyst team

Old Mutual Asset Managers (UK) has announced the appointment of Nick Williamson and Stephen Message as UK analysts.

Williamson joins the UK mid and small-cap team, having previously worked at Citigroup. He will work closely with UK select smaller companies fund manager Daniel Nickols and Richard Watts, who takes on the UK select mid-cap fund from Ashton Bradbury in January 2009.

Message will work with UK select equity fund manager Simon Murphy, having previously worked at US private wealth manager Bessemer Trust, covering UK equities.

OMAM head of equities Ashton Bradbury says: “We are delighted that Nick and Stephen have joined OMAM. They are both talented investment professionals with meaningful experience of their respective areas of the UK equity market and I am confident that they will make a significant contribution to our analysis
and research capability.”


The value of the brand

Concerning the letter in the November 13 issue, headlined, How we were forced out of business, there is one flaw in the argument.

We need a savings revolution

This manifesto calls for a national savings strategy. If British society is to be financially self-sufficient and confident of its future, the attitudes and savings habits of the nation must change.

Providers passed for advice stakes

The FSA says it did not find enough evidence of provider bias to prevent them taking stakes in advisory businesses but will keep this under review and will monitor the situation closely.


Guide: 10 required letters — what to send, to whom and when?

This guide from Johnson Fleming will take you through the required communication and also give ideas for additional actions that will ensure your auto-enrolment project is a success. The topics in this guide include: the letters you need to send out; what to send and when; the importance of employee engagement; and what to consider as additional communication.


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up


    Leave a comment


    Why register with Money Marketing ?

    Providing trusted insight for professional advisers.  Since 1985 Money Marketing has helped promote and analyse the financial adviser community in the UK and continues to be the trusted industry brand for independent insight and advice.

    News & analysis delivered directly to your inbox
    Register today to receive our range of news alerts including daily and weekly briefings

    Money Marketing Events
    Be the first to hear about our industry leading conferences, awards, roundtables and more.

    Research and insight
    Take part in and see the results of Money Marketing's flagship investigations into industry trends.

    Have your say
    Only registered users can post comments. As the voice of the adviser community, our content generates robust debate. Sign up today and make your voice heard.

    Register now

    Having problems?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3712

    Lines are open Monday to Friday 9:00am -5.00pm