One of the biggest risks facing income investors today is yield concentration. Nowhere is this more of a concern than in the UK market, where around 40% of the dividends paid by FTSE All-Share listed companies come from just five businesses.
What is more, this top five includes multiple dividend payers from the same sector (energy), highlighting an additional layer of concentration risk. Income-hunting investors focused largely on the UK are...
'Significant' Brexit transitional deal needed
Rosalyn Breedy, corporate and financial services partner at Wedlake Bell, says UK asset managers should tackle their operating models to develop financial firms fit for the 21st century.
Higher stakes and limited options
Will negotiate for transition period
Sandro Pierri joins as global head of client group