People Moves 21 May 18
Strabens Hall names CEO to spur adviser growth in UK and Asia
London and Hong Kong based financial planner firm Strabens Hall has named Adam Benskin as chief executive in a raft of senior management changes aimed at growing its £1bn (€1.14bn, $1.34bn) in assets under influence and profile of its holistic financial planning service.
Emerging Markets 15 May 18
Why India is the top EM pick
India has a big demographic story, which is among the reasons why it stands out for us, and why it is the largest single country overweight within our emerging markets (EM) equity allocation, says Jaisal Pastakia, investment manager, Heartwood Investment Management.
Industry 3 May 18
Advisers look for certainty as pension transfer flux continues
As the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) finalises its policy paper on defined benefit (DB) pension transfers, experts hope it will bring some certainty to an industry that has been in a constant state of flux since 2015.
Best Practice 6 Apr 18
Founder of giant EU adviser training body ‘undimmed’ by Brexit
The founder of the European Financial Planners Association, Josep Soler-Alberti, explains to International Adviser about his mission to educate.
Best Practice 5 Apr 18
Sinister twist for expat finances
The portability of an expat’s financial affairs afforded by the digital revolution for the growing number of those living and working away from their domiciled residence comes with a sinister twist, says Nick Eatock, executive chairman of back office software provider Intelliflo.