Costs, charges and an exciting new development

Costs, charges and an exciting new development

Costs and charges are clearly under the microscope as customers are becoming increasingly aware of the amount they are actually paying and the commensurate value. The regulator has an eye on increasing transparency and the recent MiFID II disclosure regulations still...
What’s pertinent to the finances of the over 50s?

What’s pertinent to the finances of the over 50s?

I come across a lot of research in my role here at DISCUS. Some of it’s really relevant to the support we’re aiming to provide to advisers. Some of it, not so much. Recent research by 7IM is definitely in the first category. That’s because they’ve focused on a segment...
Emerging Markets: is the glass half full?

Emerging Markets: is the glass half full?

With emerging market (EM) equities, in aggregate, falling 20% in US dollar terms between the January 2018 peak and late August lows, GAM Investments’ Tim Love, believes this price action may potentially provide an attractive entry point for investors. It is often said...