Renewed focus from the FCA on fund selectors
The biggest news stories over the summer months
BennBridge has had talks with over 150 teams
Providers launch 1,027 funds in H1 2017
Ten years since Bernanke's warning on sub-prime debt
FCA platform report published this month
Election resulted in hung parliament
Set to publish final report
The asset management sector is coming under intense scrutiny from regulators and consumer bodies in areas like transparency and value for money.
Markets rebound despite talk of impeachment in Brazil and the US
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