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Advisers put Aviva’s PruFunds rival on hold over platform woes
IFAs are holding off putting clients into Aviva’s recently launched PruFunds rival until the insurer resolves its platform troubles.
Multi-asset managers find opportunities as market volatility returns
How multi-asset managers are responding to the threats and opportunities of the recent large market swings
Revealed: BlackRock's 14 Treasury meetings
A freedom of information request submitted by New Model Adviser® has found asset manager BlackRock, which former chancellor George Osborne joined last year, held 14 meeting with the Treasury in 2017.
US equities: Trump success lifts markets
The American president’s tax reform victory has seen shares of high United States corporate taxpayers significantly outperform low payers. But are there still opportunities for investors wanting to play this theme?
IFAs shut up shop as steel workers' DB transfer demand spikes
Advice firms near prominent British Steel factories are having to close to new business amid an influx of defined benefit transfer inquiries.
Standard Life integrates direct sales arm into 1825
Edinburgh headquartered Private Client Management is set to become fully integrated into 1825 by December.
Labour attacks 'scandal' of pension and advice charges
Labour’s shadow pensions minister Alex Cunningham has told New Model Adviser that asset managers have profited at the expense of pensions and calls for change.
Ex-adviser jailed for six years over fraud
Former adviser Darren Say has been sentenced to six years in prison on two counts of fraud.
EU could block member's plans to reverse state pension age rises
The EU Commission expresses concerns over plans to reverse retirement age equalisation.
Fair? Under 55s face 78% exit fees to move pension
A customer under 55 faced an exit fee which almost wiped out his whole pension because of the exit fee.