Mark Polson: Why 2018 was a tipping point for the platform sector

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Mark Polson: "A badly implemented re-platforming exercise may result in negative business impacts for at least three years. A comparatively good one could still negatively impact sales for 12 to 18 months."
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Mark Polson: "A badly implemented re-platforming exercise may result in negative business impacts for at least three years. A comparatively good one could still negatively impact sales for 12 to 18 months."

2018 will best be remembered as the year that re-platforming broke, writes Mark Polson - or possibly the year that broke re-platforming

This has been the biggest year in platforms since the Retail Distribution Review. We have had four IPOs plus the arrival of MiFID II, PROD and the Investment Platforms Market Study Interim Report - all...

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