Veteran Asian equity fund manager Josh Crabb and his team are leaving Old Mutual Global Investors following “a fund range review” by the asset manager. OMGI says Crabb and the Asian equities team based in Hong Kong will be leaving the business in May “to pursue other opportunities”. The firm says Hong Kong will remain […]
Consolidator Fairstone has launched a new Individual Buy Out programme to help advisers create exit strategies for their firms. The scheme enables advisers to build a long-term tax-efficient retirement fund while keeping continuity of service for their clients. Advisers will receive an initial capital sum, a proportion of ongoing fee revenue for an agreed period […]
Opening another office is a big decision for advice firms. If you’re considering branching your business out into a new location, what better way to prepare than learning from those who have done it before? Three advisers share their experiences. Like a start-up Scotland-based Carbon Financial Partners expanded into London at the end of last […]
“Being an equity income investor can be lonely at times”, says Tom Buckingham
A report published this morning by the CIPD (CIPD Employee Outlook March 2015) provides yet more interesting data to the changing landscape of retirement planning. It should be remembered that we are in a period of genuine flux here given that the default retirement age was scrapped three years ago, and new pension freedoms come online in April. Both of these alterations will have a huge impact on how employees plan for their retirement.
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