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        Schroders posts record results as intermediary inflows hit £3.8bn

        Professional Adviser | 31 Jul 2014 | 08:17

        Multi-asset and equity products have driven net intermediary inflows of £3.8bn for Schroders in the first half of 2014, prompting a 50% hike in the group's interim dividend.

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        Asset Allocator's Soapbox: Can we trust the bull market?

        After five years of economic recovery, the bull market remains mistrusted by many. Andrew Wilson, head of investment at Towry, asks whether it is warranted.

        Professional Adviser | 30 Jul 2014 | 13:54
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        Jupiter profits down 18% on Rathbones deal but inflows drive up AUM

        Jupiter has reported an 18% fall in its profits in the first half of 2014, with the group incurring £5.3m of costs from selling its private client business.

        Professional Adviser | 30 Jul 2014 | 08:19

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      Woodford launch sends IMA Equity Income sales to record high

      Net retail sales of UK equity income funds hit a record high of £1.4bn last month, according to the Investment Management Association, as Neil Woodford's new fund provided a boon to the sector.

      Professional Adviser | 29 Jul 2014 | 11:42
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      DFMs under pressure over portfolio charges as FCA mulls review

      Discretionary fund managers (DFMs) are facing growing pressures to standardise managed portfolio fees as the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) considers warning advisers against using any service where costs are not clear.

      Professional Adviser | 29 Jul 2014 | 08:49
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      Schroders, Jupiter, and Henderson dominate Chelsea’s buy list

      Funds from Schroders, Jupiter, and Henderson Global Investors are dominating Chelsea Financial Services’ new ratings service, FundCalibre.

      Professional Adviser | 28 Jul 2014 | 08:06
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      BlackRock’s Avigdori falls into Sanlam’s Black List

      Funds from BlackRock and J.P. Morgan have been added to Sanlam Private Investment’s bi-annual list of underperforming income portfolios after a tough year for some of their mandates.

      Professional Adviser | 28 Jul 2014 | 08:03
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      Aberdeen posts £9bn net outflow for Q3 after large client withdrawal

      Aberdeen Asset Management has seen double the outflows it expected from its funds following completion of the SWIP takeover.

      Professional Adviser | 28 Jul 2014 | 08:00
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      Legg Mason to acquire Martin Currie in Q4

      Legg Mason has announced it intends to buy Martin Currie in the last quarter of the year for an undisclosed sum.

      Professional Adviser | 24 Jul 2014 | 15:34
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      Sector report: Are we too late to the UK small-caps party?

      Smaller companies have provided great returns for investors off the back of the UK recovery, but how likely is it to continue? PureResearch’s Patrick Murphy takes a look...

      Professional Adviser | 24 Jul 2014 | 08:00
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      Asset Allocator's Soapbox: Keeping clients’ eyes on the prize

      Advisers have access to all the tools capable of helping retirees reach their goals and expectations. The challenge, as Natixis’ Chris Jackson explains, is using them correctly...

      Professional Adviser | 24 Jul 2014 | 08:00
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      Dividend growth hits three-year low in Q2 as large caps falter

      Dividend growth fell to its lowest level in over three years in Q2 as large caps struggled to maintain dividends in the face of strong sterling and a slowing global economy.

      Professional Adviser | 21 Jul 2014 | 08:10
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      Chatfeild-Roberts buys Woodford for Merlin portfolios

      Jupiter’s Merlin multi-manager team have added Neil Woodford’s equity income fund to their portfolios as they back the manager’s new project from launch.

      Professional Adviser | 17 Jul 2014 | 10:17
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      Tony Yousefian exits Charteris after four months

      Tony Yousefian has left Charteris just four months after he joined to expand the firm's fund range.

      Professional Adviser | 16 Jul 2014 | 15:23
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      Carney admits plan to ‘shake up the markets’

      Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has admitted his surprise Mansion House speech last month was deliberately designed to 'shake up the markets'.

      Professional Adviser | 16 Jul 2014 | 07:52
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      Bill Mott to retire at end of 2014

      Miton Group UK equity income manager Bill Mott is to retire from fund management at the end of the year.

      Professional Adviser | 15 Jul 2014 | 08:10
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      Taxpayers 'lost £1bn' on Royal Mail IPO

      Taxpayers lost out on roughly £1bn in the Royal Mail initial public offering due to poorly-priced shares, MPs have said.

      Professional Adviser | 11 Jul 2014 | 08:45
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      Revealed: The winners of the Fund Manager of the Year Awards 2014

      Old Mutual Global Investors (OMGI) was the big winner at the 19th annual Investment Week Fund Manager of the Year Awards, in a glittering ceremony held last night at London’s Royal Albert Hall.

      Professional Adviser | 11 Jul 2014 | 08:41
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      Equities: Why Russell Investments' Markanday Googled 'Zumanjaro'

      With no one able to predict how much further equities have to run, Russell Investment’s Mayank Markanday examines how to protect portfolios for a fall

      Professional Adviser | 10 Jul 2014 | 14:31
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      East v West: Where are the best equity income plays?

      Dan Roberts, portfolio manager of Fidelity’s Global Dividend and Global Enhanced Income funds, looks at where to find the next generation of dividend aristocrats...

      Professional Adviser | 10 Jul 2014 | 14:18

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