In times of uncertainty, misinterpreting market data can send investors running for the hills, writes John Husselbee, as he argues consistency of performance is impossible for fund managers but consistency of process is essential.
There is a basic equation about creating panic that goes as follows: high stakes plus major events, where the causes are confusing or unknown, can equal irrational behaviour - even among the supposed experts....
Took office yesterday
Simon Evan-Cook to leave business later this month
UK-domiciled equity funds add £24.2bn
Schroders latest research re-opens the price/value debate. Advisers are reporting potential clients do not recognise the need for advice and are not prepared to pay much for it. Can an FCA paper assist?
'Old economy' will not return to previous highs
There is no shortage of IFA firms looking to sell up, writes Daniel Baade. However, the big question is how to finance the acquisition of IFA or wealth management firms...
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Plus online scams
Regulator 'follows not leads'
6.4% of over 80s saving for end of life needs