Monthly Archives: April 2014

16Apr 14

ABI-IMA merger ‘extremely dangerous’ for clients

The merger between the investment arm of the Association of British Insurers and the Investment Management Association could create an anti-consumer giant that proves to be “extremely dangerous” for British savers, Gina Miller has warned.

ABI-IMA merger ‘extremely dangerous’ for clients

(Financial Times – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 7:14 pm

16Apr 14

EU ‘Tornado Tuesday’ – One day of votes that gives millions of UK savers hope.

True and Fair Campaign welcomes raft of legislation that will sweep away industry abuses and herald a revolution in pension and investment cost transparency across Europe.

EU ‘Tornado Tuesday’ – One day of votes that gives millions of UK savers hope.

Posted By: True and Fair, 7:01 pm

11Apr 14

FT Money Show: Podcast – UK property market, investment charges and international equities

James Pickford and guests discuss the transparency of fees and charges for investment advice, whether a property bubble is emerging, and how to invest in overseas stock markets cost-effectively

UK property market, investment charges and international equities

(Financial Times – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 6:33 pm

11Apr 14

Comment on the IMA and ABI investment arm merger

Commenting on the IMA and ABI investment arm merger, Gina Miller, founder of SCM Private and the True and Fair Campaign stated:

Posted By: True and Fair, 9:11 am

02Apr 14

UK fund managers acting like ‘a cartel’, report says

Gina Miller, CEO of SCM Private, told Spear’s that the UK retail investment industry lacks competition and transparency. Giulia Cambieri reports

UK fund managers acting like ‘a cartel’, report says

(Spear’s – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 12:13 pm

01Apr 14

“Hidden costs” of equity income funds revealed

New research suggests UK investors pay up to 0.88 per cent a year to fund managers without knowing it.

“Hidden costs” of equity income funds revealed

(Trustnet – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 12:01 pm