Monthly Archives: October 2012

17Oct 12

FT Adviser – “Campaign backs FSA spotlight on absolute return definitions”

The regulator is right to attempt to clarify the “blatantly misleading” definitions of absolute return funds, Gina Miller has claimed.

 

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Posted By: True and Fair, 11:53 am

10Oct 12

What Investment – “FSA absolute return crackdown lauded by SCM Private”

SCM Private has welcomed the recent move by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) to restrict the misleading use of retail fund names and descriptions, specifically citing the IMA Absolute Return sector.

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Posted By: True and Fair, 1:05 pm

10Oct 12

FT Adviser – ‘SCM’s Gina Miller welcomes FSA Absolute Return intervention’

True and Fair Campaign advocate pleased by regulator’s move to clarify ‘blatantly misleading’ definition.

SCM Private co-founder Gina Miller, who heads the True and Fair Campaign, has welcomed the FSA’s moves for greater clarity surrounding the term absolute return.

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Posted By: True and Fair, 8:33 am

08Oct 12

FT Adviser – ‘True and Fair boosts EU lobbying’

Fee transparency campaign succeeds in Mifid lobbying and vows to keep up pressure

 

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Posted By: True and Fair, 11:16 am

05Oct 12

Edinburgh Evening News – “Let’s make things clear, we can’t go on as before”

Edinburgh Evening News – “Let’s make things clear, we can’t go on as before”

 

Scottish financial services firms should take the lead for the UK in driving a new era of transparency…

Posted By: True and Fair, 5:03 pm

04Oct 12

This Is Money – “Savers losing £12bn a year in devastating cover-up of fees on investment funds”

“Money Mail can today reveal how savers lose £12 billion a year in a devastating cover-up of charges on investment funds…”

How hundreds of pounds can be creamed off when investing hard-earned savings

Read the full article on the This Is Money website.

Posted By: True and Fair, 9:47 am

01Oct 12

Herald Scotland – “Campaign to clean up ‘deceitful’ Scottish fund managers”

“Scottish fund managers are “deceiving” their customers through a minefield of hidden charges, misleading advertising and obfuscation over performance, according to the founders of new campaign aimed at ensuring investors get a fairer deal…”

Read the full article on the Herald Scotland website.

Posted By: True and Fair, 8:45 am