Asset Management Market Study
AFM board independence falls short as FCA pushes US model
Authorised fund managers (AFM) will have to have more than double the number of independent directors on their fund boards as the UK regulator adopts aspects of the US fund governance model.
Netwealth launches cost calculator in transparency push
Online wealth manager Netwealth says investors are often unaware of how much their wealth manager charges and has launched a tool to tackle the problem.
Watchdog reveals scope of investment consultant probe
Conflict of interests and barriers to entry in the investment consultant world are set to come under the scrutiny of a government watchdog investigation.
Asset management critic to chair FCA group on disclosure
Transparency campaigner Dr Chris Sier has been named as chairman of an FCA working group tasked with fleshing out a template for disclosure of asset managers’ costs and charges.