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SCM Private unveils investment platforms promising enhanced transparency

SCM Private, the investment firm, has launched three direct- to-consumer online investment platforms -, and - that aim to undercut rival platforms by up to two thirds on all costs and fees, and bolster transpar

Posted on: 01 Oct, 2014
Posted in: Launches

Gina Miller on the impact MiFID II will have on the investment management industry

Dominic Hobson spoke to Gina Miller of SCM Private about the impact full disclosure of costs - management fees, performance fees, equity commissions and spreads - under MiFID II will have on the investment management industry.

Posted on: 10 Sep, 2014
Posted in: Video Features

Divisions over MiFID II impact on research costs

There are divisions about the impact in which the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) will have on the use of dealing commissions by managers to pay for investment research.

Posted on: 14 Jul, 2014
Posted in: Regulation

FCA indicates clampdown on research costs at asset managers

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) intends to crack down on asset managers’ use of client trading commissions on research costs.

Posted on: 30 Oct, 2013
Posted in: Regulation

COO Breakfast briefing: Asset managers warned on research costs

The expenditure at asset managers of client trading commissions on research from execution brokers and sell-side analysts is likely to fall under increasing institutional investor scrutiny, panellists told a COOConnect breakfast briefing in London

Posted on: 22 Oct, 2013
Posted in: Investors
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