Wealth survey

Global wealth manager survey from bfinance finds significant changes

Global wealth manager survey from bfinance finds significant changes

A new survey from independent investment consultancy, bfinance, has identified significant changes in wealth managers’ investment capabilities and practices. Firms are innovating too as they fight to maintain market share and profitability in an era of fee compression and new tech-based competition, the firm says.

In My Opinion

Are Covid economics here to stay?

Are Covid economics here to stay?

For a fleeting moment normality seems to have returned to our everyday lives, even if it will be some time until we can really consider the Covid-19 pandemic to be over. Nicky Maan, CEO of Spectrum Markets explores the medium and long-term trends against the background of the potentially fragile recovery.

RESEARCH

UK savings market rate cut spiral stops for the first time in months and product choice rises

UK savings market rate cut spiral stops for the first time in months and product choice rises

Moneyfacts UK Savings Trends Treasury Report data, to be published this week, reveals that average rates across the savings spectrum (both variable and fixed) have not reduced month-on-month for the first time since October 2020. The stabilisation in the market is great news for savers and choice has continued to rise this month, and is now close to levels seen at the start of this year.