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♫ The Folly and the High Fees ♫

Latest study suggests trustees should revisit their investment strategies. The Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) latest report suggests that the season of goodwill does not extend to the asset management industry. The “asset management market study” examines the performance of UK fund managers, shining a spotlight on fund charges, fund performance and competition. The results are [...]

Overhaul of financial regulation

Rarely out of the headlines, the financial services sector has had its fair share of difficulties of late.  Irrespective of fines and changes in regulation, the stories of mis-selling and misbehavior abound.  The Financial Services Authority (FSA), which was introduced in 1997, was the brainchild of the then Chancellor of the Exchequer Gordon Brown and [...]