Damp squib or frontal attack? 15 voices on the FCA funds study
We highlight 15 top views on the Financial Conduct Authority's eagerly awaited final report into the asset management industry.
Capitalising on declining TV viewership and ad revenue
Kames Capital is short US media companies and ad agencies as it looks to take advantage of declining TV viewership.
Hermes to row the Thames for charity
Eight of Hermes Investment Management’s real estate investment team are to row the length of the Thames to raise money for charity.
FCA flags concerns about 'pay to play' in model portfolios
The FCA has flagged the conflict of interest that could arise from asset managers paying fund ratings agencies to be allocated to model portfolios.
Seven key takeaways from the FCA's investment review
All you need to know from today's mammoth report.
FCA report: passive bias 'is not the case'
Industry participants argue each directive from the watchdog reinforces the benefits of passive investing.
FCA report: consultants' warn on 'cookie-cutter solutions'
The UK's biggest providers react as the regulator bares its teeth.
FCA plan will add 5 days to fund compliance workload
The watchdog's plan to extensively improve fund governance levels will increase fund managers' compliance burden.
Platform market study will look at vertical integration, FCA says
The FCA's platform market study will look at vertically integrated advice firms.
Analysts warn ‘all-in fee biggest risk to the industry’
Analysts have warned that the Financial Conduct Authority’s proposed all-in fund fee poses a big risk to asset managers’ margins.
IBT's Craig on the Trump impact for biotech
Ailsa Craig of the International Biotechnology trust highlights the M&A activity seen in the biotechnology sector this year.
Why this ex-UBS private banker blew the whistle
Bradley Birkenfeld discusses the importance of whistle blowers to society and shares his past experiences with UBS.
The time has come for innovative fund fees
With the FCA study around the corner, Orbis director Dan Brocklebank takes a look at how firms could alter their fee structures to improve the industry's reputation.
How should research be priced in a post-Mifid II world?
Being Mifid II-ready has become a competitive advantage which will set firms apart, according to Brij Malkan from BCA research.