We use cookies to improve site performance and enhance your user experience. If you'd like to disable cookies on this device, please see our cookie management page.
If you close this message or continue to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies on this devise in accordance with our cookie policy, unless you disable them.

Close
In association with

Home > Investments > UK

UK Investments

Latest News

Investments| Oct 30, 2014

LGIM slashes charges on index fund range

Another asset manager slashes charges on index funds as pricing war rages on.

Fixed Income| Oct 30, 2014

SLI sees mass outflows after rates team exits

The Ignis Absolute Return Government Bond has shrunk to £1.8bn from £4.2bn since departures to Old Mutual.

Oct 30, 2014

Henderson sees inflows in spite of ‘challenging’ markets

Cautious tone struck by asset manager in latest results as it notes a trend towards “lower risk products”.

Investments| Oct 29, 2014

Schroders’ Giles Money leaves group as team reorganised

Fund manager Giles Money leaves group as head of global and international equities Alex Tedder shifts team’s responsibilities.

Investments| Oct 29, 2014

Funds ‘wholly or predominantly’ in Cocos could face curbs

Regulator moves to make its temporary restrictions on contingent convertible bonds permanent and widens scope of rules.

Oct 28, 2014

Backing for Mifid charge changes as study exposes disparity

Under draft rules, all costs would need to be disclosed, at outset, in a single aggregate figure.

Analysis & Opinion
More on UK Investments
Adviser Guides

Guide to Investing in Smaller Companies

UK Smaller Companies funds invest almost exclusively in equities, which comprise the bottom 10 per cent of the UK market.

Special Reports

Equity Income - September 2014

Investors will need to start thinking outside the box in their search for yield.

FTAdviser Blog

Should advisers be on the hook for big firm compensation?

Week in Brief: Sesame will not follow Ashley Law, GARs in TCF spotlight and Mas’ complex relationship with advisers.

Special Reports

Absolute return - September 2014

What do you think about absolute return funds?

Economic Indicators

Advisers can curb the bad investment instincts of clients

Clients are upping risk after a long period of gains in markets meaning advice has a chance to prove its worth.

Special Reports

Investing for Outcomes - September 2014

In a post-RDR world investors demand a greater focus on outcomes.

Recent Articles
  1. Bullish Wright ramps up Fidelity Special Sits’ exposure
    Oct 28, 2014

    Bullish Wright ramps up Fidelity Special Sits’ exposure

    Manager introduces leverage into his Special Situations fund to take advantage of sell-off.

  2. Pinggera urges investors to avoid ‘fantasy value’
    Investments| Oct 28, 2014

    Pinggera urges investors to avoid ‘fantasy value’

    Four Capital manager says ‘there are reasons to be cautious’ when re-entering the market.

  3. From Special Report: Discretionary Fund Managers - October 2014| Oct 27, 2014

    Tracking the performance

    Outsourcing to DFMs is becoming a popular option for investors.

  4. From Special Report: Discretionary Fund Managers - October 2014| Oct 27, 2014

    WMA confirms strategic review

    Where regulation is taking the DFM industry.

  5. From Special Report: Discretionary Fund Managers - October 2014| Oct 27, 2014

    The value of a flexible DFM

    Outsourcing to a DFM provider and the benefits for financial advisers.

  6. From Special Report: Discretionary Fund Managers - October 2014| Oct 27, 2014

    Risk perception

    Does taking a risk mean that we are being reckless?

  7. From Special Report: Discretionary Fund Managers - October 2014| Oct 27, 2014

    Understanding clients’ non-financial concerns

    The motivations behind investors’ attitudes to wealth.

More on FTAdviser
FTA jobs