Fidelity Investments has reported profits of £3.8bn in 2017, even as investors pulled £34bn out of its equity funds. The investment group said operating income had jumped 54 per cent from 2016 in a year which saw global stock markets reach record highs. Fidelity said improved performance from its fund managers had helped boost […]
The police and The Pensions Regulator have launched an investigation into a number of pension schemes suspected of being linked to cold-calling. The regulator is concerned pension holders have been phoned and persuaded to transfer their funds into poorly-run schemes with the promise of higher returns and cash incentives upfront. As part of the same […]
Ali Unwin, Fund Manager & Chief Technology Officer Watch Ali Unwin discuss the ongoing success of Apple, why the extraordinary growth of the FAANGs mean their valuations are justified & what he expects to be the key tech themes in 2018. In the video Ali covers: The Chinese technology market How a digital market differs from […]
The Government should make it easier for advisers to sell products that blend income drawdown with insurance to meet future care costs, according to former pensions minister Steve Webb. A paper published today by Royal London calls on the Government to introduce policy changes which allow new products to be created that pay for long-term […]
By Alison Esson, proposition development & technical support manager We want to make trusts as easy as possible for you by taking away some of the misconceptions around what you can use them for and when you can use them. In doing this, we’re helping you do the right thing for your clients and making […]
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