The chief executive of the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) Mark Neale has defended his organisation's multi-million pound spend on marketing, saying it will help protect the industry from detrimental consumer behaviour.
Last August, the FSCS announced an industry-funded (currently by the deposit sector) consumer awareness campaign starring Sherlock Holmes actor Benedict Cumberbatch. Neale was forced to admit in 2011...
Small caps seem to be an immediate turn off to a lot of investors, with fixations on aggregate valuations and volatility meaning the better risk-adjusted returns that can be made within this asset class are often overlooked.
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