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        Fear and greed: Human nature in investing

        Professional Adviser | 23 Jan 2015 | 13:08

        Investors are often driven by fear and greed, leading to a divergence between price and fair value, writes David Allen

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        Miton targets return to growth after £700m net outflow in 2014

        Miton Group lost a third of its assets under management over the course of last year, as a result of selling off part of its business and continued outflows.

        Professional Adviser | 23 Jan 2015 | 09:32
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        Trevor Greetham joins RLAM to head multi-asset team

        Former Fidelity veteran Trevor Greetham has joined Royal London Asset Management (RLAM) to lead the firm's growing multi-asset team.

        Professional Adviser | 21 Jan 2015 | 13:59

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      Advisers risking FCA wrath over 'impossible' DFM cost comparisons - report

      Advisers are being exposed to accusations of negligent advice by the regulator because comparing charges for the most common outsourced investment options - multi-manager (MM) and discretionary fund managers (DFMs) - is "impossible", according to a damning report.

      Professional Adviser | 21 Jan 2015 | 08:13
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      Fidelity’s Greetham to exit

      Fidelity Worldwide Investment’s asset allocation director Trevor Greetham is to leave the company, Professional Adviser's sister title Investment Week can reveal.

      Professional Adviser | 20 Jan 2015 | 09:54
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      Schroders' Brookes: Oil price slump will create a million new US jobs

      Marcus Brookes, head of multi-manager at Schroders, has become more bullish on US stocks, as he expects falling oil prices to boost the jobs market still further.

      Professional Adviser | 16 Jan 2015 | 14:33
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      Everyone's talking about... The calls on the cards for Q1

      In the final part of our new series looking at the most topical investment themes for the quarter ahead, Professional Adviser asks multi-managers where they will be investing in the first four months of the year.

      Professional Adviser | 16 Jan 2015 | 14:25
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      Everyone's talking about... The UK

      In the fifth part of our new series looking at the most topical investment themes for the quarter ahead, Professional Adviser asks multi-managers: with an election looming and record low inflation, how attractive are home grown investments?

      Professional Adviser | 16 Jan 2015 | 12:18
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      Ascentric cuts fees in pricing overhaul

      Ascentric has introduced an inclusive platform charge as it moves to give advisers more charging options for their clients.

      Professional Adviser | 15 Jan 2015 | 15:56
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      Everyone's talking about... Bonds

      In the fourth part of our series looking at the most topical investment themes for the quarter ahead, Professional Adviser asks multi-managers: with yields nearing negative territory, are bonds 'uninvestable'?

      Professional Adviser | 15 Jan 2015 | 13:54
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      Schroders launches flexible pre-retirement fund

      Schroders has launched a fund to help defined contribution (DC) members coming up to retirement take advantage of incoming Budget flexibilities.

      Professional Adviser | 15 Jan 2015 | 12:00
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      Investors ditch UK All Companies once more after October inflow

      Investors sold out of the UK All Companies sector in November, with the sector returning to net outflows after a brief spell of inflows the previous month.

      Professional Adviser | 15 Jan 2015 | 07:35
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      Everyone's talking about... Equities

      In the third part of our new series looking at the most topical investment themes for the quarter ahead, Professional Adviser asks multi-managers: are equities really attractive, or are they just the only game in town?

      Professional Adviser | 14 Jan 2015 | 14:07
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      Everyone's talking about... Europe

      In the second part of our new series looking at the most topical investment themes for the quarter ahead, Professional Adviser asks multi-managers what lies ahead for Europe as deflation, elections and QE loom large?

      Professional Adviser | 13 Jan 2015 | 12:36
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      Novia's DFM Copia beats IA sectors in strong first year

      Discretionary fund manager (DFM) Copia Capital Management - part of the Novia group - has reported its first annual performance figures since it began trading a year ago, which show it has beat The Investment Association (IA) industry sector average across all ten risk models.

      Professional Adviser | 13 Jan 2015 | 12:18
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      Everyone's talking about... Oil

      In the first part of our new series looking at the most topical investment themes for the quarter ahead, Professional Adviser asks multi-managers what is the deep impact of a radically lower oil price?

      Professional Adviser | 12 Jan 2015 | 14:37
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      Zurich UK Life to launch funds via new ACD arm

      Zurich UK Life is to boost its investment proposition for advisers with the launch of an authorised corporate director (ACD) service, which will allow it to launch own-branded funds managed by a number of external partners.

      Professional Adviser | 12 Jan 2015 | 07:56
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      Advisers back risk-managed funds over annuities for retirement income

      Risk-managed funds will overtake annuities to become the preferred retirement income strategy over the next decade, according to an Aegon adviser survey.

      Professional Adviser | 07 Jan 2015 | 11:14
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      Morningstar unveils real return discretionary portfolios

      Morningstar has launched a range of four real return portfolios as it further expands its discretionary management service.

      Professional Adviser | 06 Jan 2015 | 12:49
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      Newton overhauls multi-asset range and cuts charges

      Newton Investment Management has rebranded three funds in its mixed-asset range, as well as cutting charges on two portfolios and repositioning the third.

      Professional Adviser | 06 Jan 2015 | 07:50

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