Investment Association

IA launches consultation on ETF sector classification

The Investment Association has launched a consultation on including exchange-traded funds in its IA sector classifications. The IA sector system is meant to make it easier for investors to compare fund, including on performance and charges. The consultation on including ETFs in sectors has invited industry figures to give their take on it potential advantages […]

Trade body calls for bond market to be more transparent

The Investment Association is calling for increased transparency in the fixed income market and recommends steps to increase availability of bond trades data. The paper Fixed Income Best Execution: Not Just a Number is published today and the trade body says while it focuses on fixed income best execution, the central concepts and factors apply […]