Not such a tasty deal – Martin Brown, Ignis

“Boparan’s bid for Northern Foods underestimates the fundamental value of the company, and the board may be missing an opportunity for a deal with Greencore that is in the better long-term interests of shareholders. Whilst we understand that the certainty of Boparan’s...

Star fund managers to benefit most from RDR, say financial advisers

Almost half of IFAs plan to allocate more capital to ‘star’ fund managers post-RDR Significant minority expect to favour funds with long-term performance objectives But almost two-thirds say they have no plans to scrutinise charges more closely after 2013 Almost half...

It’s only a flesh wound…it’s the Friday Links blog

Sometimes the trials and tribulations of life cause you to lose your head. But isn’t it usually best just to shake off whatever’s bothering you and carry on as normal? Well, for this week’s edition of Friday Fun, here’s how that nugget of advice can be taken a little...