Monthly Archives: August 2016

10Aug 16

Industry rejects IA’s ‘nonsense’ report on hidden costs

The Investment Association’s (IA) report on hidden costs and charges has been blasted as “amateurish and totally misleading” in a damning attack from the industry

Industry rejects IA’s ‘nonsense’ report on hidden costs

(Incisive Media – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 2:00 pm

10Aug 16

IA criticised over ‘convenient’ hidden fee study time period

An Investment Association (IA) study which dismissed fears about hidden fund fees has drawn criticism for relying on a “convenient” time period and disregarding other factors which could skew its analysis

IA criticised over ‘convenient’ hidden fee study time period

(Financial Times – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 1:00 pm

09Aug 16

SCM Direct Response to the IA’s Flawed Research on Costs

SCM Direct / True and Fair Campaign Response to the IA ‘Investment Cost and Performance’

SCM Direct Response to the IA’s Flawed Research on Costs

(PRESS RELEASE)

Posted By: True and Fair, 1:00 pm

09Aug 16

‘Fuss over hidden fees is hysteria’: charges are ‘Loch Ness Monster of investments’

The investment industry’s leading body has condemned ‘hidden fees hysteria’, claiming fund performance over recent years is proof that costs aren’t hitting returns delivered to investors

‘Fuss over hidden fees is hysteria’: charges are ‘Loch Ness Monster of investments’

(This is Money – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 10:00 am