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Summary of pre-budget report coverage from Money Marketing


Encounters of the third kind

One of my favourite fund managers is Nigel Thomas of Framlington. When he was with ABN Amro, the funds he managed were nearly always at the top of the performance tables. He is still performing very well even though he has occasional years of underperformance.

‘Misselling threat if A-Day is not delayed’

Advisers will be at risk of future misselling complaints unless A-Day is delayed, warns Alpha to Omega chief executive Stewart Wooles. He is concerned that IFAs are being forced to prepare for A-Day while the final details of the pension simplification rules have still not been released by the Treasury. Wooles says that following Treasury […]

Martin Currie teams up with Alliance Trust Savings

Martin Currie has selected Alliance Trust Savings as its preferred provider to take over managing and administering investment trust investment plans, ISAs and PEPs for 8,000 customers who invest through these products. Martin Currie has written to investors and IFAs to explain the reasons for the transfer, which is scheduled for 24 February 2006, subject […]

Threadneedle appoints new global equity investment specialist

Threadneedle has appointed Michael Seymour as global equity investment specialist.He will report to head of UK institutional business Madeline Forrester in the newly created role.Seymour is now responsible for representing Threadneedles global equity team to clients, consultants and the media.He joins from Deutsche Asset Management where he was client director and equity portfolio specialist.


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