Big fines lie ahead predicts Bovill wealth and private banking principal 21/08/2014 Big fines and reprimands for compliance issues still lie ahead for wealth management. Mark Spiers, principal, head of Wealth Management and Banking at consulting firm Bovill, told thewealthnet he feared it would be three years before the sector closed the gap between UK regulator's expectations and reality.
FCA publishes interim report on mobile banking 27/08/2013 The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published an interim report examining early findings of a review into mobile banking services, setting out the possible risks to consumers as well as areas that firms should consider when developing their services
Investors need to re-visit risk allocation strategy, new report suggests 29/04/2013 The rapid growth of ‘paper’ assets driven by financial innovation, expansionary monetary policies and global imbalances in capital accumulation and borrowing has increased the potential for extreme market events. Investors should look at ways to balance their search for yield with protection against market risk, according to a new report from the World Gold Council.