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Call For Greater Understanding of Passives

Research and ratings group Rayner Spencer Mills Research has produced a guide to passive investing [...
Posted On 01 Apr 2015

Aberdeen Asset Management Buys SVG Capital’s Stake In Joint Venture

Aberdeen Asset Management is to buy SVG Capital’s stake in their joint venture vehicle, Aberdeen [&h...
Posted On 27 Mar 2015

Huge Growth in Platform Investments

New research suggests that there has been a considerable growth in platform investments, but also th...
Posted On 27 Mar 2015

FEATURED

View on Nigeria from CIO of the Duet Africa Fund

On Nigeria’s recent election and its implications for the markets, Ayo Salami, CIO of the […]...
Posted On 01 Apr 2015

Ssasset Allocation….

Mark Canning, Head of Business Development at Yorsipp Ltd, takes a look at the SSAS […]

Strategies for Income Drawdown

Emma Fitzmaurice of The Company SSAS Looks at Strategies for Income Drawdown Amid concerns that not ...

IFA BLOG

An IFA Odyssey

Brave Ones, Timid Ones, Faithful Ones, Reckless Ones – Fearless Richard Harvey’s Seen Them All [&hel...

Club Wembley Exclusive Memberships

World famous Wembley Stadium is offering exclusive memberships for IFA Magazine readers and the chan...
Posted On 20 Mar 2015

Parity Push On Hold

Neil Davies, Head of Trading at PlutusFX, takes another look at the EUR/USD currency pair: […...
Posted On 20 Mar 2015

A Year End Checklist for Advisers

Edward Grant, an Investment Director in the Client Relationship Team at Ingenious Group, offers some...

REVIEWS

Mr Q – James Tobin

Born 1918 in Champaign, Illinois  Died 2002 in New Haven, Connecticut “Throw sand in the [&hel...

Multi-Assets for the New Pensions Era

Multi-asset funds are an obvious choice for retirees who opt for income drawdown after the […...

News Shorts For March

Evens Again The US dollar moved radically toward parity with the euro, following a perceived [&helli...

Asia is Looking Strong, Says Mirae

Neil Martin Talks to Rahul Chadha from Mirae Asset About Growing  Opportunities in China and Other [...

FCA

FCA Publications – January to March 2014

The following abbreviated summary of FCA publications and announcements has been compiled by IFA Mag...

FCA Publications – July to December 2013

Important: The following abbreviated summary of FCA publications and announcements has been compiled...

COMPLIANCE

FG15/1 – Defining Retail Investment Advice: Clarifying the Boundaries and Exploring the Barriers to Market Development

What’s the definition of advice anyway? Compliance Doctor Lee Werrell discusses FG15/1 –...

FCA Complaints Handling: CP 14/20

Compliance Consultant Lee Werrell reports on a change to complaints handling procedures that will af...

Compliance – Who, Why, How?

Lee Werrell, CEO of ComplianceConsultant.org, Gets Back Down To Basics   The regulators accept ...