The Investment Platforms Market Study, the terms of reference for which the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) published today, will examine whether advisers have a positive impact on platform costs and quality.
The regulator has said it plans to complement its analysis of supply-side issues by exploring how the interaction between consumers, their advisers and platforms affects competition. "In doing so," it...
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