Continuing our countdown to Christmas, Alister Hibbert looks back at a challenging year for active managers in Europe - and forward to the 'increasingly attractive' prospect of fiscal stimulus.
2016 has proved a very challenging year for active fund management. Over the course of the year we have seen some significant political outcomes and lacklustre earnings growth weigh on sentiment in Europe....
Canada Life Investments
For many advisers, the PROD regulations (‘Product Intervention and Governance Sourcebook’) introduced by the FCA with MiFID II have sneaked in under the radar. The regulations were introduced in January 2018 and to date many advisers are still unsure of their ability to evidence compliance with these new rules.
Charlton House Wealth Management
Woman of the year – investment advice
It’s The Pro Adviser Podcast
£5m lost to fraud between February and June