Tag Archives: transparency

Active Member Discounts – Oops! We Did It Again

I don’t do much writing on pensions these days, but before all the platforms stuff I was a corporate pensions dude and once you’ve been there, it never leaves you, sort of thing. So I was fascinated to see that […]

Active Member Discounts – Oops! We Did It Again

I don’t do much writing on pensions these days, but before all the platforms stuff I was a corporate pensions dude and once you’ve been there, it never leaves you, sort of thing. So I was fascinated to see that […]

How to win Platform Of The Year – Guaranteed!*

The platform industry’s annual beano has been and gone once again. And amongst the usual suspects and the ever-lengthening category names (hard to type when you’re tweeting the results, are you listening Clive?) there were a couple of real stand-out […]

How to win Platform Of The Year – Guaranteed!*

The platform industry’s annual beano has been and gone once again. And amongst the usual suspects and the ever-lengthening category names (hard to type when you’re tweeting the results, are you listening Clive?) there were a couple of real stand-out […]

The fund supermarket Celebrity Deathmatch

Things are hotting up. Hot on the heels of CoFunds announcing that they were going to give fund managers a really sore Chinese burn if they didn’t launch ‘clean’ share classes, those wacky pranksters at Skandia came out in favour […]

The fund supermarket Celebrity Deathmatch

Things are hotting up. Hot on the heels of CoFunds announcing that they were going to give fund managers a really sore Chinese burn if they didn’t launch ‘clean’ share classes, those wacky pranksters at Skandia came out in favour […]

Cofunds get their transparency on

So I had the pleasure of attending the Cofunds’ relaunch / refresh / briefing today, wherein Martin, Verona and the gang told us about their plans for unbundling and changing the Cofunds proposition over the next year or so. I’ve […]

Cofunds get their transparency on

So I had the pleasure of attending the Cofunds’ relaunch / refresh / briefing today, wherein Martin, Verona and the gang told us about their plans for unbundling and changing the Cofunds proposition over the next year or so. I’ve […]

Apples and oranges

Last week I wrote nice things about Fidelity and their transparent disclosure of fund manager rebates. This week I find myself back wrestling opacity again, and it reminds me how difficult it is to perform meaningful comparisons between old and […]

Apples and oranges

Last week I wrote nice things about Fidelity and their transparent disclosure of fund manager rebates. This week I find myself back wrestling opacity again, and it reminds me how difficult it is to perform meaningful comparisons between old and […]