Six of the best for Nucleus as IFA interest soars

A surge in adviser interest has seen Nucleus Financial Group sign six new IFA firms to its adviser-owned wrap platform so far this year. The six new firms have all taken equity stakes in the business. Founded just over four years ago by a management team led by CEO...

GLG launches North American Equity Ucits

London, 14 February 2011 – GLG, a leading global investment manager and division of Man Group plc, has launched the GLG North American Equity Alternative UCITS, a UCITS III long/short version of GLG’s North American equity strategy. Managed by John Gisondi, GLG’s Head...

Mortgages steal the show in the weekend money sections

While last weekend’s money sections focussed on the political unrest in Egypt and the effects this would have on investing in the country, this weekend’s money sections were all about mortgages. These stories jumped from 8 per cent last week to 17 per cent this week...

Openwork enhances RDR support team with new hires

Openwork is bolstering its RDR support team with the addition of two new field-based consultants, as the network gears up for the next phase of its comprehensive transition programme designed to help advisers meet the challenges of new regulation. The consultants –...

Sesame wins top financial services industry award

Sesame has scooped a top industry award for the second year running in recognition of the high quality services and support it delivers to independent financial advisers (IFAs) across the UK. Sesame won Best IFA Network, which is voted for by financial advisers, for...

Equity rally to continue as global growth picks up

Strong global growth likely, despite fiscal tightening Risk of a European debt disaster falls Inflation worries increase due to strengthening recovery and commodity prices UK interest rate hike now looking likely before the summer Skandia Investment Group (SIG)...