BlackRock managing director Alex Hoctor-Duncan is warning of potential “roadkill” in the absolute return sector due to the number of funds coming to market.Hoctor-Duncan says investors and advisers must be cautious when selecting funds and need to understand that there are various ways of achieving absolute returns.He says: “I think advisers have to take a […]
Intrinsic has made almost half of Mint’s back-office staff redundant, Money Marketing understands.Twelve out of 25 people lost their jobs, including almost all the compliance team, half the IT team and admin staff. A source says: “Intrinsic called a meeting on May 30 and the Mint staff were given their marching orders a few days […]
Jelf Employee Benefits looks at some of the key considerations employers should think about when reviewing and choosing a flexible benefits provider. Choosing the right benefits for your employees is one thing but delivering a successful employee benefits strategy is about understanding the complete picture and delivering it in a personalised way so that it resonates with each and every individual in your business.
There are plenty of office parties and Christmas events going on at this time of year. But have no fear – you can still stay healthy while going out and enjoying yourself, with a little bit of planning!
Along with all the other firms that provide advice on defined benefit transfers, we received our questionnaire from the FCA about the quantity and nature of cases we have handled since 2015. By the time you read this, the deadline for its return will have passed and those under scrutiny will have breathed a collective […]