Press Updates

25Sep 14

Gina Miller on the impact MiFID II will have on the investment management industry

Dominic Hobson spoke to Gina Miller of SCM Private about the impact full disclosure of costs – management fees, performance fees, equity commissions and spreads – under MiFID II will have on the investment management industry.

Gina Miller on the impact MiFID II will have …

(COOConnect – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 11:01 am

23Sep 14

Transcript – Westminster Employment Forum Keynote Seminar

Transcript – Westminster Employment Forum Keynote Seminar: The new regulatory framework for pensions and the future for the annuities market.
In order to view the transcript, you will need the following password: wfp6822

Transcript – Westminster Employment Forum Keynote Seminar

(PDF – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 8:32 pm

05Sep 14

Small pot strategy criticised by pensions experts

Pension experts rounded on the Department for Work and Pensions’ policy to create a ‘pot follow member’ approach to the problem of multiple small pension pots, along with criticism of the 0.75 per cent charge cap on defined contribution schemes.

Small pot strategy criticised by pensions experts

(Financial Times – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 3:24 pm

22Aug 14

Pressure grows over fund fee transparency

Pressure grows over fund fee transparency

Pressure grows over fund fee transparency

(Financial Times – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 2:58 pm

22Aug 14

More should leave the ABI, campaigner says

Legal and General has become “an example that others should follow” in leaving the Association of British Insurers, campaigner Gina Miller has said.

More should leave the ABI, campaigner says

(Financial Times – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 2:44 pm

19Aug 14

Pension fees cap could add £1bn to savers’ pots

Pension fees will be capped at 0.75pc a year next April under a Government initiative to tackle ‘rip-off’ levies that deplete customers’ savings

Pension fees cap could add £1bn to savers’ pots

(Telegraph – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 2:00 pm

19Jun 14

UK roundup: IMA, ABI, True and Fair Campaign, Aon Hewitt

The proposed merger of the Investment Management Association (IMA) and the Association of British Insurers’ investment affairs division is to be completed by the end of the month.

Posted By: True and Fair, 10:36 pm

28May 14

Pensions Institute calls for full disclosure on investment fees

The “visible and hidden” costs of investment management should be fully disclosed, the Pensions Institute has said.

Pensions Institute calls for full disclosure on investment fees

(Pension Funds Online – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 5:30 pm

28May 14

Campaigners claim up to 85% of fund costs are hidden from investors and call for ‘eradication of deceit’

Campaigners claim up to 85 per cent of fund costs are being hidden from investors and have called for the ‘eradication of deceit’ by investment firms.

Campaigners claim up to 85% of fund costs are hidden from investors and call for ‘eradication of deceit’

(Daily Mail – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 12:59 pm

28May 14

Consumer rights campaigner slams IMA fees stance

True and Fair Campaign says tackling fee transparency in several stages is not the right approach.

Consumer rights campaigner slams IMA fees stance

(Financial Times – External Link)

Posted By: True and Fair, 8:48 am