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Market 'speculator' charged over football team bus attack
German police have charged a 28-year-old market trader they suspect was behind the bomb attack on the Borussia Dortmund team bus on 11 April.
FCA study will force advisers to rethink platform choices
Platform experts welcome the FCA's commitment to scrutinise value for money clients platforms provide but are warn the study faces challenges from fast-moving technology and market changes.
Adviser Workshop: How to boost productivity
Emma Ames (pictured), Pete Matthew and Paul Hutton discussing ways of improving productivity in the workplace
FSCS declares troubled pension transfer advice firms in default
The FSCS has declared 19 firms in default, including two which were asked to stop pension transfer advice last year.
FSCS seeks £1.2m from collapsed advice firm
The FSCS is continuing legal proceedings against a collapsed advice firm to recover £1.2 million.
Transact sets up matchmaking service for IFAs looking to sell
30 Transact firms are in talks to use a new matchmaking service which finds buyers and sellers for IFAs which use the platform.
Adviser Workshop: How to start a business within a business
Chris Daems (pictured), Keith Churchouse and Ray Adams discuss how they went about starting a new business while running their existing firm
Openwork chief financial officer exits
Openwork chief financial officer Stuart Buckingham has left the company after ten months in his role.
Consultancy launches social investment manual for advisers
Social investment consultancy Worthstone is offering a training manual and certification that it says will help advice firms retain clients and attract the best advisers.
Parmenion chief explains plans for platform
Parmenion chief executive Martin Jennings predicts the future of platforms as bank data is opened up.
Aberdeen chief: Standard Life deal gives us chance to own distribution
As Aberdeen Asset Management prepares its historic merger with Standard Life, Aberdeen’s chief executive Martin Gilbert sat down with Citywire to answer our questions on the company’s future, and his own.
Bond manager Binns focuses on capital preservation
Paola Binns says her Royal London Sterling Credit fund has performed well over the medium term and explains the philosophy of investing heavily in asset-backed securities and banks.
Adviser Profile: Saran Allott-Davey and Chris Jordan of Heron House Financial Management
Cover star veterans Saran Allott-Davey and Chris Jordan have proved their pedigree, offering an ongoing service at Heron House Financial Management that can compete with the rest of the field.