Another successful awards night for Kii Hub – this time at the Fund Services Awards 2015. The document creation system has won the ‘Best Practice Award’ two years in a row.
Last month was far from calm waters in the investment markets, with worries over China’s slowdown, speculation over a pending interest rate rise and not to mention the Volkswagen emissions cheating scandal all taking their turn to worry investors and prompting frenzied sell-offs.
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All the changes made to the UK pensions industry over the past few years, the latest being the greater freedom allowed retirees over their pension pots through Pension Freedom changes – have meant that many investors can now consider different ways to take an income from their investment rather than through the traditional purchase of an annuity.
Emerging markets have had a tough time of it in recent years; with macro headwinds like a strong US dollar, the collapse in commodity prices, geo-political tensions and not to mention the implications of China’s economic slowdown taking their toll on individual equity markets. While this has been the case for many markets, investors in Indian equities have enjoyed rather better returns despite the volatility.
We are delighted to announce that FE has taken home two highly-prized awards at this year’s Aberdeen Platform Awards, as well as being highly-commended for two others.
FE runs through what all that you need to know on Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (2014/65/EU) (“MiFID II”).
With London Fashion Week drawing attention to the crème de la crème of the UK fashion industry, FE takes a look at the funds and sectors most attracting attention in the advisory market.
Pensions were very much in focus last week starting with the annual Pension Awareness Day kicked off on the 15th of this month to the fact that thousands have opted to take money out of their pension pots. With this is mind, FE Trustnet takes a look at three well-regarded funds for those seeking a healthy retirement income source.
Only 19 cautious funds have managed to return in excess of 1 per cent year-to-date, while only 46 funds from 150 cautious funds have managed to avoid losses at all this year (zero per cent or higher return).