The Aviva Platform has gone from strength to strength this year. We've worked hard to make it a sleek, responsive system that really helps adviser firms in their day-to-day business.
John Stopford introduces the Investec Diversified Income Fund which accesses diversified sources of return from across the globe, aiming to provide investors with an attractive and sustainable level of income.
Paul Faulkner interviews Tom Coutts.
Now's the time to focus on mid-market clients
The intermediary landscape in 2013 and how we're supporting it.
With the RDR coming into force at the end of this year, the distribution model of the long-term savings industry is undergoing a radical transformation. Newcomers are entering the market whilst the adviser market is shrinking. Product providers are...
Offering useful advice on how to beat stress at work is a tough challenge because stress is as personal as it is widespread.
2012 marks a watershed for the Life companies, fund managers, banks and advisers who service the long-term savings and investments space. The countdown to auto-enrolment, the RDR and Solvency II is well underway, and the remaining months of preparation...
Many people who have SIPPs already meet the minimum income requirement through other pensions such as historic final salary schemes. This can be a real benefit for those who need some extra income but want to preserve death benefits.
The immediate impact of the RDR is on IFAs - however, the ripple effects will be felt strongly throughout the financial advice and retail investment sector. As advisers are completing higher qualifications, many players are devising and testing new business...
Recent market uncertainty has seen extreme volatility in investment markets over the last few years.
At the start of one of busiest times of year it is easy to think about all the obvious things that need to be done with clients: the annual details such as using up the remaining annual allowance and getting in the tax return on time. There is however...
Professional Adviser is proud to announce the nominees for its Adviser Personality of the Year award 2012.
Outlook from Kames Capital's Stephen Jones, Joint Head of Fixed Income
Update from Kames Capital's Stephen Jones, Joint Head of Fixed Income
What is the difference between the Kames Strategic Bond Fund and the Kames Absolute Return Bond Fund?
Update from Kames Capital's Colin Finlayson and Stephen Snowden, Investment Managers, Fixed Income
Update from Kames Capital's Stephen Snowden, Investment Manager, Fixed Income
Update from Kames Capital's Colin Finlayson, Investment Manager, Fixed Income
Two months left before the ‘real RDR deadline' - are you compliant with the required professional standards under the RDR?
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We all want certainty - and when it comes to auto-enrolment, advisers and their corporate clients want to know precisely what solutions their providers will offer. The wait will soon be over. We should have the final auto-enrolment regulations early in...
Ethics or growth? Why choose? The Amity International Fund from Ecclesiastical Investment Management Limited.
- What client segment or segments will you serve? HNWIs, mass affluent or the mass market?
Angel investors in small businesses will receive a £100m tax break to back Britain's growing companies
In general, the five tax breaks available under the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) make it one of the most attractive vehicles for private investment available in the current environment - 30% up front tax relief, freedom from Capital Gains and Inheritance...