Available on the Aviva Platform
Problems for platforms
Will offer Rfolio range
Platform launches 12 trusts
Is Standard Life/Axa deal a watershed moment?
No access to most modern technology
Follows FCA due diligence report
Support for adviser clients
Platform due diligence is lacking
Wind clock back ten years
Picked for ability to hold non-sterling assets
Increase asset management presence
Tenth ceremony taking place in September
Only a handful able to achieve profitability
Trading charges of 5bps
It is that time of year again when Investment Week reveals the winners of the highly prized Aberdeen Platform awards. Congratulations to all the winners and runners-up.
Eighth charging reduction since 2008
Exclusive talks with parent L&G
Strategy to grow Solutions business
Provider LV= has bought a majority stake in robo-advice operation Wealth Wizards.
An award for the direct platform offering the most transparent and plain-English charges, terms and conditions has no recipient for the second year running.
Average investors have seen their platform costs tumble by almost a fifth in the last five years, according to research by the lang cat, but advisers are not favouring the cheaper options.
Platform group Allfunds Bank has hired Simon Shapland to head up its UK and Ireland business, following the departure of UK managing director Stephen Mohan.