Asset managers need to do more to make sure retail clients benefit from the "democratisation" of the industry, Pacific Asset Management chief executive Matthew Lamb told International Adviser.
Advisory firm Ascor has rewritten the rule book for financial advisers in South Africa, adopting a best-practice approach years ahead of the country’s imminent regulatory changes. Its co-founders believe the industry is taking great leaps forward, ensuring a more professional and client-focused future
The co-managers behind JP Morgan Asset Management’s flagship Global Income Fund build customised, income-orientated ‘sleeves’ with the aim of delivering an attractive yield and capital appreciation to boot.
The ins and outs of KBI Global Investors' recent tie-up with Amundi and the mutual benefits of the new ownership structure, as explained by director Geoff Blake.
Jupiter’s global head of distribution Nick Ring discusses the importance of diversifying the business, its Sicav fees and why relocating to new offices was a smart move.
Donald Trump’s surprise victory in the US presidential election has moved infrastructure investment to the top of the agenda in Washington. But should investors follow suit?
With a mistrust of global macro managers and concerns over an economic cycle ‘de-fanged’ by central banks, Cerno’s co-founder is drawing on his ‘apprenticeship’ in Asia to inform his current investment choices.
Forth Capital founder and chief executive Tom Tracy explains the firm’s departure from Dubai and its plans to pivot towards its most profitable and new markets.
Smith & Williamson’s Philip Lawlor talks about how GDP, QE and Brexit have raised the risk profile of Europe and the spectre of a domino effect.
Dan Roberts runs Fidelity’s Global Dividend Fund with a steady eye on the long view, he aims to deliver a low-stress investment experience for unitholders.
In the wake of launching Provisca, founders Bryan Low and Nigel Watson talk about the challenges facing the offshore market and how they cater to the financial services ‘trinity’ of product providers, IFAs and clients.
Panellists at International Adviser’s Fund Links Forum 2016 CEO roundtable explored the impact of consolidation, regulation and their plans for growth
Clients moving around Europe can take advantage of wealth insurance bonds but will need help dealing with the tax authorities, says Mike Foxall, marketing consultant for IWI.
One of the most experienced SRI investors in the UK picks out water, executive pay and speed of information as big issues impacting her funds today.
Corporate financial advice veteran Grant Hughes talks about launching Mercer Jelf Financial Planning, the importance of professional development and how the industry must do more attract the next generation of adviser.
As India's economic reforms gather pace, domestic share prices are set to see a boost, according to Vikas Shah, portfolio manager and Indian equities specialist at Emerise.
Tilney Bestinvest’s Gareth Lewis advocates a cautious approach in the wake of Brexit and the continuing low interest rates and quantitative easing climate, with investment in gold proving a successful option.
Chief executive Phil Neilson talks about starting Just Service HK from scratch, the future of fintech and ambitions to triple his client base from 500 to 1,500 over the next 12 months.
The slowdown in China is making returns on investments in Asia more appealing, says Jupiter Asset Management’s Jason Pidcock, who has seen the rise in demand across the region make it more immune to issues in other parts of the world.
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