Industry reacts to Middle East clampdown on commissions

Industry reacts to Middle East clampdown on commissions...Lock icon

Leading figures from the financial services industry in the Middle East give their views on the proposed cap on commission and the prospect of commission disclosure coming to the region.

Published : 1, Dec 2016
Five top advisers predict the perfect business in five years

Five top advisers predict the perfect business...Lock icon

The financial advisory space is undergoing an enormous amount of flux at the moment.

Published : 16, Nov 2016
Why inflation is more of a concern than deflation

Why inflation is more of a concern than deflation...

Joe Tennant, product specialist for the Schroders Multi-Manager team, explains the role inflation plays in an economy and the state of play today.

Published : 12, Oct 2016
Getting the best out of risk targeted investments

Getting the best out of risk targeted investments...

Sasha Chorley, portfolio manager at Old Mutual International talks about the advantages of risk-targeted investments.

Published : 11, Oct 2016
UK residents should 'act now' on Qrops as rules may change

UK residents should 'act now' on Qrops as rules...

Joanne Rodriguez, business development manager for Abacus Financial Services talks about the impact of Brexit on the Qrops industry.

Published : 10, Oct 2016
Millennials and baby boomers set to drive investment gains

Millennials and baby boomers set to drive investment...

Blake Crawford, an equities portfolio manager for JP Morgan Asset Management looks at the opportunities provided by ageing baby boomers and the new generation of millennials.

Published : 7, Oct 2016
Investment ideas not asset allocation key to finding opportunities

Investment ideas not asset allocation key to finding...

The current low growth, low inflation economic environment is likely to persist for a number of years and is what investors must bear in mind when choosing where to put their money, says Invesco Perpetual's Georgina Taylor.

Published : 5, Oct 2016
Corporate governance key to asset managers rebuilding trust

Corporate governance key to asset managers rebuilding...

Rebuildng trust between asset managers and customers still has some way to go but a stronger effort by the industry in using its clout to improve corporate governance will help, says Neil Carter of Jupiter Asset Management.

Published : 5, Oct 2016
Hunting for alpha in a fund

Hunting for alpha in a fund

It is not good enough to get away with what amounts to a closet tracking portfolio with fees that would correspond more appropriately with an active approach, says Rod Guest, international sales manager for Marlborough International Investment.

Published : 4, Oct 2016
Advisers need to take heed of behavioural factors -Schroders

Advisers need to take heed of behavioural factors...

Financial advisers should be aware of the behavioural biases which may affect their client’s decision making, says Stuart Podmore, investment propositions director at Schroders.

Published : 3, Oct 2016
Expat centres which stand out from the crowd

Expat centres which stand out from the crowd

Mark Newsam, head of internationals at HSBC Global Asset Management, reveals the best international financial centre in the world according to the global bank’s latest worldwide survey.

Published : 3, Oct 2016
Insights into new regulations in S.Africa, UAE, and Isle of Man

Insights into new regulations in S.Africa, UAE,...

How will new mutual fund regulation in the UAE impact on portfolio bonds and unit-linked funds?

Published : 30, Sep 2016
What do retired people need in an income product?

What do retired people need in an income product?...

Most people have already accepted that a guaranteed income product for life does not exist, says Tom Hodgson, BlackRock’s strategic partnership director.

Published : 30, Sep 2016
Tech disruption offers opportunity, says M&G digital head

Tech disruption offers opportunity, says M&G digital...Lock icon

Technology is disrupting the asset management industry but offers many opportunities in the process, according to Dominic Traynor, head of digital at M&G Investments.

Published : 29, Sep 2016
IA Tech Roundup: Stop talking in future tense

IA Tech Roundup: Stop talking in future tenseLock icon

Much has been written about the disruptive impact technology has and is liable to continue to have on the financial services sector but the point, however, is to take some action.

Published : 16, Sep 2016
Still time to enter our Best Practice Adviser Awards - Watch the video!

Still time to enter our Best Practice Adviser...

There is still a chance to enter International Adviser's inaugural Best Practice Adviser Awards if you're in the UK as we have extended the deadline to 31 August. So have your hard work and innovation recognised and enter today.

Published : 15, Jul 2016
The Purpose of these Awards

The Purpose of these Awards

International Adviser Best Practice Adviser Awards have been launched to recognise those within the industry that are, or have made, the transitions towards best practice.

Published : 20, Jun 2016
Applications and Judging

Applications and Judging

International Adviser Best Practice Adviser Awards have been launched to recognise those within the industry that are, or have made, the transitions towards best practice.

Published : 20, Jun 2016
Excellence in Use of Technology

Excellence in Use of Technology

International Adviser Best Practice Adviser Awards have been launched to recognise those within the industry that are, or have made, the transitions towards best practice.

Published : 20, Jun 2016

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