While advisers are increasingly accepting factors such as cost and potential loss of control are not the barriers to using a DFM they might have thought, says Mike Webb, one major misunderstanding persists
Among the principal barriers to adopting a discretionary fund manager (DFM) cited by financial advisers, it is the cost, the potential loss of control and the inability to justify their own fee to clients...
‘Launched at very relevant time’
Due diligence and selection
'A bit of smoke and mirrors'
Revisiting the portfolio debate
Coronavirus 'knocked positive momentum'
Whether it's because we had to or wanted to, lockdown gave us all the opportunity to do things differently. But which of these new habits are likely to remain part of everyday life? Simon Goldthorpe shares his thoughts...
Transfer did not proceed
UN's 17 social development goals
Expects market to 'remain volatile'
2.5% widely expected