Platform’s latest white paper points out that the regulator will continue to focus on this area as outsourcing grows.
Last year’s platforms survey found technology was the biggest driver of change in platform usage, but is this still the case?
New service offers discretionary expertise with fund management charges starting at 0.18 per cent.
Tenet stake also up for grabs, although chief executive says provider is not proactively looking to sell.
Intelliflo’s Wealthlink partnerships already include Cofunds and Zurich.
Sipp provider says it is “committed” to providing advisers with a wide range of investment options.
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Consultancy calls on industry to “quit the centralised monopolistic technology infrastructure that is crippling the industry’s attempts to modernise”.
Some platforms have spent little time evolving propositions and are ill-equipped to respond to advisers’ changing needs.
Aug 10, 2015
Deal takes the total number of discretionary fund managers available on Zurich’s platform to eight.
From Your Industry| Aug 06, 2015
Intrinsic restricted advisers delivered 11 per cent of Old Mutual Wealth’s platform sales in the first half of this year.
From Your Industry| Aug 04, 2015
Annuity business fell by 49 per cent to £38m over the first half.
Aug 03, 2015
Nine wraps already providing information, with another four platforms adding their details.
Jul 31, 2015
Platforms need to enable advisers to react quickly to changing markets, Zurich says.
From Your Industry| Jul 29, 2015
Wealth manager posts almost a 20 per cent fall in pre-tax profit as it sees its FSCS levy jump by 190 per cent.
Jul 24, 2015
Non-advised service preferred to self-service setup.
Jul 20, 2015
Axa Wealth and Fidelity hit back at critics questioning why they do not facilitate superclean re-registration onto rival platforms.
From Pensions| Jul 17, 2015
Advisers also react to compensation scheme fees and figures published in its annual report.
Jul 17, 2015
Other industry experts agree that price is not everything in the wrap market.