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.
The EU cities sweeping up asset management business from Brexit
Luxembourg, Dublin and Paris are taking the lead when it comes to attracting asset management business from the European Union following Brexit. With eight months to go before the UK leaves the European Union, Portfolio Adviser takes a look at which asset managers are going where.
The seven FCA remedies proposed for the platform industry
From banning exit charges to drawing on the platform industry to tackle orphan clients, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has outlined seven remedies to improve consumer outcomes.
High and rising: the five best-performing investment trusts in Q2
Funds investing in Asia, Greek real estate and the medical use of cannabis in the US all feature in a fairly oddball list of the top-performing investment trusts in the second quarter of 2018. Sitting alongside these are an emerging markets trust that started being wound up four years ago and a realisation vehicle pegged to be liquidated in September this year.