Old Mutual Global Investors's Bradbury to retire

        Professional Adviser | 23 Sep 2014 | 13:46

        Old Mutual Global Investors' Ashton Bradbury is to retire from the group at the end of the year.


        Barclays hit with £38m FCA fine

        The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has fined Barclays a record £38m for failing to adequately protect clients’ custody assets worth £16.5bn.

        Professional Adviser | 23 Sep 2014 | 07:45

        LGIM launches drawdown product to plug post-Budget gap

        Legal and General Investment Management (LGIM) has launched a multi-asset flexible drawdown product in a bid to help fill the void created by the Budget freedoms.

        Professional Adviser | 22 Sep 2014 | 13:49

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      FCA to investigate Tesco after £250m accounting error

      The Financial Conduct Authority will conduct an investigation into Tesco after the firm overstated its estimated half-year profits by £250m.

      Professional Adviser | 22 Sep 2014 | 13:24

      FOS finds against Chartered firm in ARM ruling

      A Corporate Chartered financial planning business has been told to compensate a client who was recommended to invest £50,000 in a bond based on senior US life settlement policies, following a final ruling by the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS).

      Professional Adviser | 22 Sep 2014 | 13:08

      Skandia name to disappear as group rebrands to Old Mutual Wealth

      The Skandia name is to disappear as the group rebrands as Old Mutual Wealth across all UK operations.

      Professional Adviser | 22 Sep 2014 | 10:19

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      Professional Adviser | 22 Sep 2014 | 09:25

      Lighthouse swings to profit as average adviser earnings climb

      National advisory group Lighthouse has reported a near-£90k profit for the first six months of the year, up from a £232k loss in 2013, as average adviser earnings rose.

      Professional Adviser | 22 Sep 2014 | 07:41

      IMA reports £188k surplus; CEO Godfrey earns £469k

      The Investment Management Association (IMA) made a surplus of £188,000 in 2013, reversing a deficit for the previous 12 months, after a significant jump in revenues from membership fees.

      Professional Adviser | 19 Sep 2014 | 12:17
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      Banks lead the way as UK market jumps on Scottish no vote

      Shares in the largest Scottish companies - in particular the banks - helped power the FTSE 100 higher this morning after the results of the Scottish referendum revealed the country had voted to remain part of the UK.

      Professional Adviser | 19 Sep 2014 | 08:13

      'A victory for democracy': Twitter reacts to Scotland vote

      Here we bring you the best reaction from the twittersphere as the UK digests the results of Scotland's historic referendum.

      Professional Adviser | 19 Sep 2014 | 07:59

      Industry reaction as Scotland rejects independence

      Fund managers, economists, and currency traders waited with bated breath for the outcome of the historic referendum in which Scotland would decide its future - whether inside or outside the UK.

      Professional Adviser | 19 Sep 2014 | 07:49
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      Cameron pledges new powers but 'no re-runs': We have heard the settled will of the Scottish people

      Prime Minister David Cameron has said there will be "no re-runs" of the Scottish referendum which saw a decisive vote in favour of the country remaining part of the UK in what he said was a demonstration of the "settled will of the Scottish people".

      Professional Adviser | 19 Sep 2014 | 07:41
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      Sterling strengthens as Scotland says 'No' to independence

      Scotland has voted to remain part of the United Kingdom, as the results of its historic referendum on independence show voters decisively rejected breaking away from the 300 year old union.

      Professional Adviser | 19 Sep 2014 | 06:48

      Self-sufficient? Why adviser DFMs still need a helping hand

      News that Westbury Asset Management is planning to become a discretionary fund manager (DFM) reignited the debate about the pros and cons of using such a service and the growing pressures on advisers, writes Lawrence Cook.

      Professional Adviser | 18 Sep 2014 | 15:13

      Neptune profits tumble 40% in 2013 as headwinds impact global approach

      Neptune Investment Management's profits before tax fell by over 40% in 2013, against a backdrop of falling assets under management, as headwinds continued to impact its global investment approach.

      Professional Adviser | 18 Sep 2014 | 10:36

      Chris Hannant comes out fighting: ‘APFA is punching above its weight’

      As APFA turns 15 director general Chris Hannant talks to Jenna Towler about the body’s long-stop fight, its success-to-resource ratio and the need for advisers to speak with ‘one voice’

      Professional Adviser | 18 Sep 2014 | 10:26

      Vanguard European institutional head Vanstone dies

      Vanguard's head of European institutional business Simon Vanstone has died aged 53, the company has said.

      Professional Adviser | 18 Sep 2014 | 08:07

      ‘Decade of economic decline’ predicted for independent Scotland

      An independent Scotland would result in its economy struggling for at least ten years, according to a poll of leading fund managers.

      Professional Adviser | 18 Sep 2014 | 07:48

      Axa Wealth to launch ‘select' list of 100 hand picked funds

      Axa Wealth is set to launch a list of around 100 favoured funds in the mould of Hargreaves Lansdown's Wealth 150, to help advisers "cut through the noise".

      Professional Adviser | 17 Sep 2014 | 15:37



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