Unveiled D2C platform
Still uncertainties in eurozone
Aberdeen and Standard LIfe set aside fund manager bonus retention pot
Last year saw some titanic battles in the closed-ended fund space, as activist investors flexed their muscles and challenged investment trust boards on issues including fund performance and value for money.
Political and market volatility in weeks ahead
'Investors need to tread carefully'
The FCA's interim findings as part of its Asset Management Market Study, released last November, should have left the industry in no doubt about the direction of travel for the sector over the coming months and years.
Retaining existing customers a key element
Market rally falters
'Hiring on the buy-side is very active'
Investors are getting increasingly jittery about Europe. Political risk is ratcheting up as elections in the Netherlands, France and Germany over the coming months have the potential to threaten the very existence of the European Union and cause ructions...
PwC study highlighted lack of innovation
Bestsellers in Europe in 2016
FCA published latest paper last week
Editor's view: Absolute Return sector was bright spot in dark year for flows but many investors suffered
Scrutiny of the sector continues to intensify
New CityHive network aiming to help women
Importance of social media in era of geopolitical risk
Both inside and outside the financial services industry, 2016 will be remembered as a major turning point in history.
Barclays' plans to launch a low-cost investment platform - Barclays Direct Investing - unveiled last week are likely to herald the launch of similar services from rival providers in the near future, with widespread repercussions for the investment industry....
Rewarding younger talent
Difficult environment in 2016
SEC concerned about ETFs contributing to volatility
Next key debate postponed until 9 November
Many firms reaffirmed their commitment to London and the UK in the wake of the Brexit vote, and like the majority of economic data that has surfaced following June's EU referendum, recruitment activity in the City surprised on the upside.