Few issues are as emotive as Europe, throwing up images of referendums and, if some people are to be believed, a super-state, with bureaucrats in Brussels taking control.With so much scaremongering and debate over what a European constitution would mean to people's everyday lives, it appears that this is one political hot potato no one […]
Goldman Sachs Asset Management has been handed a £30m sub-advisory mandate to run a sterling corporate bond fund for Skandia Investment Management. GSAM will run the investment grade bond segment of SIM's bond income fund which, like its stablemates, will be split between fund of funds and segregated mandates. SIM has also chosen GSAM's £687.5m […]
Being able to manage money makes people more attractive to the opposite sex than good dress sense or owning your own home, according to Halifax research.Ninety-one per cent rank a good personality as the most appealing characteristic in a potential partner, followed by 89 per cent who rate a good sense of humour highly.Skill with […]
By James Hackman, Manager of the Neptune US Income Fund Watch James Hackman, Manager of the Neptune US Income Fund, discuss why he believes companies demonstrating dividend growth – not just with high headline yields – is key in generating outperformance in the US. Click here to watch the video Important information: Investment Risks Neptune […]
Adviser trade body Pimfa has called on the government to go forward with the pensions dashboard as rumours swirl that ministers are considering abandoning the idea. Pimfa’s call comes after reports claim work and pensions secretary Esther McVey believes that the pensions dashboard would be a distraction to rolling out universal credit and so should […]
The Money Advice Service will soon be superseded by a new public financial guidance body, rolling it into Pension Wise and The Pensions Advisory Service. Money Marketing looks at some of the key stats for the organisation ahead of the transition.
The year so far has been full of manager and senior staff moves. Earlier this month, eight senior staff at Standard Life Aberdeen left to go to Aviva Investors, to join former Standard Life Investments equities head David Cumming. With moves like this in mind, is a management team or sole manager the better choice? […]