With immaculate timing, last Monday saw the New City Initiative thinktank call for the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to pay closer attention to smaller firms - hours before the regulator suggested it would do just that as part of a restructure.
New start-ups, the NCI said, “cannot support the financial cost resulting from increasing regulation”. Boutique businesses may be booming, according to the Investment Management Association’s latest...
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Letter to CEOs
Plans to dominate asset management coverage of the shares
Fidelity's Jeremy Podger reviews the areas that have led global equities in recent times. He assesses whether these trends are showing signs of fading and looks back at past "mega-trends" for an insight into what could happen next.
Focus on strong ESG scores