“Hobby” types of assets do not closely correlate with more traditional equity and bond markets, says Lloyds Private Banking chief.
Loss of passporting rights is the main concern for fund managers in the alternative space.
Government-funded pension provider also wants to improve how markets operate and are regulated in jurisdictions where it invests.
But adjusted operating profit in the first half is 31 per cent lower than the previous year at £104m.
Regulator's former boss says nine out of 10 crowdfunding promotions have been withdrawn or amended in two years.
Call comes after the FCA expressed concern that letting savers use their pension money to invest in peer-to-peer might shift the customer base.
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