Welcome to our Adviser content hub. Here we will be discussing trends, risks and opportunities facing the industry.
Your business20 February, 2020
Why experience matters
Standard Life CEO Noel Butwell highlights four commitments we’re making to enhance your experience of working with us.
Your business17 February, 2020
SM&CR, transitional phases and what you need to do
The Senior Managers and Certification Regime came into force for FCA solo-regulated adviser firms in December 2019. We highlight the main actions firms may need to take over the next 12 months and beyond in order to comply with the rules
Focus on investments10 February, 2020
Market review: Andrew Milligan’s final thoughts
In his last market review for us before retiring, Andrew Milligan, Head of Global Strategy at Aberdeen Standard Investments, considers some of the key global events currently having an impact on economies and markets, including Brexit, the coronavirus, government spending and interest rates.
Your business7 February, 2020
How advances in tech are allowing more individualisation for responsible investment
Next generation technology is harnessing opportunities for individualisation in model portfolios and supporting client preferences around responsible investment.
Your TechZone4 February, 2020
Optimal tax planning in retirement
Where your retired clients are relying on an income from their life savings, making sure they use their annual tax allowances effectively is key to achieving the best outcome.
Your TechZone31 January, 2020
Effective tax planning with pension contributions
There are many good reasons to save into pensions for retirement. Tax relief on contributions, tax free investment growth and IHT protection to name a few.
Your business29 January, 2020
Elevate, regulation and my other New Year resolutions
At the start of a New Year, our Head of Elevate, Al Ward, discusses his goals over the next few months for how Elevate can continue to support your business and deliver value to your clients.
Focus on investments27 January, 2020
Market outlook: what should investors consider in 2020?
Investment managers give their views on the investment challenges, opportunities and trends that lie ahead in 2020, along with some lessons learned from 2019.
Focus on investments13 January, 2020
Market review: what 2020 may bring
Aberdeen Standard Investments’ Head of Global Strategy, Andrew Milligan, looks at the challenges, trends and opportunities that 2020 may hold for investors.
Focus on investments12 December, 2019
Market review: lessons investors can learn from 2019
In his last market review of the year, we asked Aberdeen Standard Investments’ Head of Global Strategy, Andrew Milligan, which events have had the biggest impact on markets in 2019, which investments and markets are ending the year on a high, and what investors can learn as they invest for 2020.
Your business6 December, 2019
Five tips to help strengthen your market segmentation matrix for PROD
With the end of year approaching and with many of us focused on setting the stage for a fresh start in January, here are five tips you can use to help strengthen your market segmentation matrix for PROD compliance in 2020.