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Latest News

From Regulation| Feb 12, 2016

Mifid delay and P2P dismay: week in news

Our round-up of the last five days in the retail finance sector.

Investment Trusts| Feb 11, 2016

Old Mutual to offer investment trusts in 2017

An update from Old Mutual on plans to add investment trusts.

Feb 11, 2016

Novia Global signs distribution agreements

DV Global has selected Novia Global as the platform of choice following a rigorous due diligence process.

Feb 11, 2016

Charles Stanley picks Allfunds

Wealth manager says platform “will benefit not only Charles Stanley but intermediaries and their clients as well.”

Feb 09, 2016

AJ Bell creates cash management tool

New tools are the latest in a series of enhancements to the platform over the last 12 months.

Feb 08, 2016

Aegon buying Cofunds would be game-changing

Retirement platforms at Aegon UK could get economies of scale and wider distribution, claims platform expert.

Analysis & Opinion

InterviewfromDiscretionary Management| Jan 18, 2016

“As a trade association you have to do what members want”

The Wealth Management Association’s Liz Field talks to Ellie Duncan about preparing for Mifid II and the impact of technological changes.

Jan 14, 2016

Momentum gains

Launch Pad

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Special Reports

Platform Special Report - October 2015

The clearest demand from advisers on platforms appears to be more transparency.

FTAdviser Blog

Aviva’s reflection on 2015 and outlook for 2016

“Financial advisers we talk to have been as busy as we have, and we are all mindful of being able to serve everyone,” says Tim Orton of Aviva.

FTAdviser Blog

Dispelling the myths associated with P2P lending

‘Disintermediation’ makes P2P financially rewarding, according to Kevin Caley of ThinCats.

Recent Articles
  1. First Innovative Finance Isa unveiled
    Savings & Isas| Feb 08, 2016

    First Innovative Finance Isa unveiled

    Ratesetter is offering a 5.7 per cent rate for a five-year term.

  2. Parmenion inflows increase
    Feb 05, 2016

    Parmenion inflows increase

    News of increased inflows at Parmenion follow its acquisition by Aberdeen Asset Management last last year.

  3. Hargreaves Lansdown celebrates record assets
    From Your Industry| Feb 03, 2016

    Hargreaves Lansdown celebrates record assets

    Hargreaves Lansdown also plans to launch more multi-manager funds this year.

  4. Positive Solutions sees adviser numbers increase
    Jan 29, 2016

    Positive Solutions sees adviser numbers increase

    Intrinsic-owned network saw a 7 per cent increase in membership last year.

  5. Aegon cuts third of sales team
    From Your Industry| Jan 29, 2016

    Aegon cuts third of sales team

    Insurer set to cut 30 jobs in 100-strong sales team.

  6. What platforms can learn from Grand Theft Auto
    From Your Industry| Jan 29, 2016

    What platforms can learn from Grand Theft Auto

    Technology can change lives, Mark Polson tells True Potential conference.

  7. Cofunds to cull jobs
    Jan 29, 2016

    Cofunds to cull jobs

    It owner has proposed a restructure which could result in job cuts to its IT and commercial divisions.

  8. Why crowdfunding needs regulation
    Jan 22, 2016

    Why crowdfunding needs regulation

    Peer to peer lenders agree rules are needed but are split on the extent of regulation required.

  9. Suffolk Life sale creates questions about Cofunds future
    Jan 21, 2016

    Suffolk Life sale creates questions about Cofunds future

    Renewed investment required if Legal & General is to keep its platform business, say commentators.

  10. Parmenion founder loses cancer battle
    Jan 21, 2016

    Parmenion founder loses cancer battle

    Tributes flood in from advisers.

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