17 March 2015
Fidelity has proposed an overhaul of conventional methods of comparing tracker funds' performance, saying simply looking at tracking errors can produce 'illusory' results.
10 March 2015
Platform inflows reached record highs in the fourth quarter of 2014 as upcoming pension freedoms and demand for income boosted inflows, according to Fundscape.
16 February 2015
Fidelity FundsNetwork is to make Neil Woodford’s Patient Capital trust the first externally-managed IT available on the platform, in what it says is a “clear intention” of more to come.
09 October 2014
Nick Paler talks to John Clougherty, head of retail at Fidelity Worldwide Investment, about how the firm is making a push into passives with new funds and aggressive price cuts.
11 September 2014
Fidelity Worldwide Investment has overhauled the remit of Peter Khan and Ian Spreadbury's Global High Yield fund in order to diversify away from the US and increase exposure to emerging markets.
10 September 2014
Investors will find their choice of platforms has halved in as little as ten years’ time, according to FundsNetwork advisory services head Jon Everill.
15 July 2014
When the FSA first announced its RDR in June 2006, its aim was simple: to ensure consumers knew exactly what they were paying for their funds, platforms, and advice.
14 July 2014
Platforms are racing to update their conversion programmes as advisers complain about hefty charges when switching clients into clean share classes.
10 April 2014
Fidelity Worldwide Investment has moved to put pressure on rivals in the passive space with the launch of four low-cost index funds.
28 February 2014
Fidelity's Personal Investing platform has moved to minimise the impact of D2C super clean fund deals on the end-investor by offering to refund the difference when funds are available more cheaply elsewhere.
17 February 2014
Fidelity Worldwide Investment's UK managing director Hugh Mullan is to step down in April, Investment Week can reveal.
10 February 2014
Fidelity Worldwide Investment is set to launch a new equity index range in March, available to the adviser market exclusively through FundsNetwork with fees starting at 0.09%.
06 February 2014
Hargreaves Lansdown has topped the Platforum's first list of Britain's best D2C platforms despite charging a higher price than many competitors.
17 December 2013
Next year will bring the realisation that super clean is not so super, predicts Fidelity FundsNetwork, with rebates trumping super clean share classes.
11 December 2013
Fidelity Worldwide Investment has secured best price fund deals from the vast majority of its major fund partners after groups agreed to sign up to its recently-unveiled Access programme.
John Husselbee, head of multi-manager multi-asset at Liontrust Asset Management, says investors will need to start reaping the benefits of diversification in order to meet their objectives.
Peter Elston, chief investment officer of Seneca Investment Managers, analyses the importance of the UK election in terms of investors' portfolios, and if they should be adjusting positioning around the event or taking a longer-term view.
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