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Quilter unveils three-month financial adviser training course

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Added: 26/11/2019
Standard Life Gars fund halves in size in 10 months The Standard Life Global Absolute Return Strategy (GARS), once the largest fund in the UK market, has halved in size since t he start of 2019 as a result of clients withdrawing their cash, according to data from Morningstar. The...
Added: 19/11/2019
UK funds to offer “clearer picture” of ESG products * First industry-wide framework to categorise most common approaches to responsible investment * New data collection on responsible investment * 85% of investment managers responding to the IA’s consultation support a fund-level label   The investment management industry has come together to agree a common...
Added: 08/11/2019
One in three European equity funds to be focused on ESG by 2030   In a paper looking at the future of ESG investing, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofAML) has predicted that assets under management in ESG equity funds based in Europe will rise by €1trn by 2030. Over the...
Added: 25/10/2019
Industry to be held more accountable under new Stewardship Code FRC has published revised code   The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has overhauled its Stewardship Code setting what it calls a “world-leading benchmark” as it demands greater accountability of the UK financial sector. Starting with redefining "stewardship", which the FRC now...
Added: 15/10/2019
Revealed: the top 10 fund houses 'truly committed' to ESG in 2019   1.       Axa Investment Management 2.       Hermes Investment Management 3.       Candriam 4.       Swedbank Asset Management 5.       Ostrum Asset Management 6.       Mirova 7.       Nordea Investment Management 8.       Degroof Petercam Asset Management 9.       Robeco 10.   Bank J. Safra Sarasin   Awareness of...