Posts by David Ferguson

Shining a spotlight on fund fees will lead to better client outcomes

The FCA published its interim findings on competition in the asset management sector this morning. The first response I saw was ‘at last’. Whether or not it could have arrived sooner, the report includes some pretty incisive and stark observations. Upon first impression, it certainly doesn’t look like too little, too late.
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Nucleus at the UK platform awards

2016 has been a pretty big year so far, marking our 10th birthday and also hitting £10 billion in assets on the platform, but we’re incredibly pleased to announce we have been named Platform of the Year and also scooped awards for Best Innovation and Best Investment Management Platform Proposition.
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Categories: News.

Our new website

Hello and welcome to our new website. If I recall correctly this is the fourth major relaunch since we started our journey ten years ago and I hope you’ll agree it’s the best yet. Whether you are looking for more information on our business, our product or our amazing people
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Standard Life’s move into advice – but who benefits?

  So, the big news of the day is Standard Life reversing its 2010 decision to place clear blue water between itself (as a provider) and financial advice, and follow Skandia into the restricted advice market. We surely live in interesting times and time will tell whether this is a
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The hideous truth

On behalf of David Ferguson, CEO There are four quadrants to building a great business, but complacently listing ‘building trust’ among them is where some of our esteemed institutions have got it so wrong… The accelerated emergence of transparency has gouged our financial institutions. Most of them (and I mean
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