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FCA fines Catalyst boss £450k after appeal fails

The chief executive of failed investment firm Catalyst Investment Group has been fined £450,000 after the Court of Appeal rejected his application to appeal. In 2015 the FCA sought to ban and fine Timothy Roberts for his part in the collapse of Catalyst. The regulator said the firm mislead investors when promoting bonds issued by […]

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Phil Young: Taking the pain out of risk profiling

In 1971 two leading pain experts created what became known as the McGill Pain Questionnaire. The problem they addressed was that, while physicians could use all manner of instruments and their own senses to detect and diagnose most pathological conditions, they were reliant entirely upon the patient’s testimony when dealing with the most distressing symptom: […]

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Nic Cicutti: Why Paul Lewis is wrong on advice vs guidance

What is the difference between advice and guidance? I have been pondering the subject over the past few days in the wake of a thoughtful article in Money Marketing by my fellow columnist Paul Lewis. Paul writes about the impending demise of the Money Advice Service, for which he made a number of videos about annuities. […]

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L&G: City bosses get paid too much

Legal & General chief executive Nigel Wilson says City executives get paid “too much” after a report from the Executive Remuneration Working Group called for wide-ranging changes to executive pay. Wilson said executive pay was “not fit for purpose and has resulted in a poor alignment of interests between executives, shareholders and the company”, the Times […]

Finding value in UK equities

By Mark Martin, Investment Director & Head of UK Equities Register for a live update on 9 July at 14.30 with Mark Martin, who will be discussing Chancellor George Osborne’s ‘emergency’ summer budget, the UK equity landscape post May’s General Election and his outlook for the second half of 2015. Mark will also highlight the […]

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