Wealth managers may not always blow the lights out when it comes to their discretionary investment skills, yet they do make great investments.
Even better, they are ideally placed to benefit from RDR, as well as the side effects of an ageing, wealthier society. However, the sector faces a whole heap of challenges, not least the rise of increasingly...
Markus Schomer, chief economist at PineBridge Investments, explains why he is forecasting stronger growth in the next two years as three shocks that hit the global economy in the past 18 months fade away.
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Simon Currie, private investment funds partner at global law firm Morgan Lewis, examines how 'third country regimes' work and the implications for asset managers if an independent UK was allowed access to the EU single market.