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...
More focus on global equities
PA360 – 24 April 2018
Plans to hire more advisers
Exams start in December
Additional funds to be added in due course