Five views on positioning for a ‘no deal’ Brexit
With reports the government is stockpiling food and medicines, the threat of a ‘no deal’ Brexit is becoming increasingly tangible. Portfolio Adviser examines how investors can position themselves if the UK fails to exit the European Union in an orderly fashion.
Five multi-asset managers rising through the ranks
From under-the-radar managers to unique investment strategies, Morningstar has published its biannual list of fund managers that show promise, but are not yet covered by the manager research team. Portfolio Adviser takes a look at the multi-asset funds available to UK investors in the Morningstar Prospects report.
Invesco Perpetual targets advisers with low-cost multi-asset range
Invesco Perpetual has launched a low-cost multi-asset range aimed at advisers following ongoing pressure on fees from cheaper alternatives.
Advisers dump less wealthy clients into multi-asset
The size of a client’s wealth is important in helping advisers decide which investment strategies to use, but it is not the only factor to consider.
Hedge funders launch robo adviser for Isa investors
Negativity around robo and investment technology a few years ago prompted former hedge fund executives Ian Cadby and Jonathan Wauton to get into the online wealth management space, culminating in the launch of platform Tiller on Monday.
Model portfolio risk labels ‘dangerously naive’
The Financial Conduct Authority has taken aim at risk-targeted model portfolios in its platforms study, which has sparked calls for platform providers to re-evaluate “subjective” branding and the amount of information they disclose.
Morningstar boosts cash to 30% in multi-asset fund
Morningstar Investment Management has substantially raised the cash levels in its Real Return multi-asset range as it braces for interest rate normalisation and higher volatility.