Alliance Trust Savings reveals structured products are “something we are investigating at the moment”.
Low volatility fund receiving interest from managers looking for retirement income options.
Managing director points to improved conditions post-RDR after accounts cited overdue debts and poor trading.
Deal helps help reduce processing costs and removes manual processing risk.
Increasing number of pre- and post-retirees investing in structured investments over the past five years.
Despite outcome, judge says former Investec heads are “decent and highly talented individuals”.
Analysis & Opinion
Gilt-backed SP launched by Morgan Stanley this month.
Aug 13, 2014
Fund offers pound, dollar and euro investment options
Jul 29, 2014
Structured products offered via IFA channels have delivered this year, says review website.
Jul 22, 2014
Investment assets under discretionary management at Arbuthnot grew by 32 per cent from the prior year to £565.9m.
Jun 16, 2014
Today’s fines are the first time that the FCA has taken action against both the manufacturer and its distributor.
Jun 06, 2014
Mark Neale says scheme will reach settlements with advisers “where it is economically advantageous”.
May 29, 2014
Skandia International has launched a second issue of its Investec autocall linked fund that was designed to produce a return of 7 per cent in each...
May 29, 2014
Few things have divided opinion between advisers quite like structured products. While to some they are perceived as simple, effective and useful...
May 28, 2014
Compensation scheme starts to payout to clients of advisory firms who have lost money as a result of their dealings.
May 23, 2014
Major players now launching higher-return dual index products in response to demand, but clients must understand risk.