The PI thorn in the side of DB pension transfer firms
Professional indemnity (PI) insurers are doing more than the Financial Conduct Authority to make the lives of IFAs providing defined benefit (DB) pension transfer advice difficult.
Eight fund managers on the next turn for the US dollar
As the US Federal Reserve leads the developed world on hiking rates, fund managers weigh in on whether the greenback’s strength will continue – upsetting emerging markets along the way – or if structural elements in the US economy provide reasons to be bearish.
Neptune loses manager to emerging markets start-up
Neptune has confirmed it is losing its India fund manager to a start-up emerging markets fund, the same week its hire of a high-profile fixed income veteran indicated its raft of staff exits might be coming to an end.
Pimfa: We need mutual recognition over equivalence post Brexit
The UK investment management industry needs to access the European Union via mutual recognition, not equivalence, after Brexit, argues Personal Investment Management and Financial Advice Association policy adviser Alex Merriman.