Welcome to our Adviser content hub. Here we will be discussing trends, risks and opportunities facing the industry.
Focus on investments24 April, 2018
Leading managers talk market challenges and opportunities
Increasing market volatility, tightening monetary policy and escalating trade tariff talks – where do investment opportunities exist in this environment? Leading managers share their views.
Your business19 April, 2018
Is it time to get connected?
Clients today have unprecedented access to the thoughts and conversations of some of the world’s leading economists and thinkers through social media. They want to be educated so they can play a part in their financial journey and collaborate with their adviser. So, is it now time to get connected?
Your business18 April, 2018
The inspiration that drives David Tiller
David Tiller, Head of Adviser and Wealth Manager Propositions at Standard Life, reveals who and what inspires him, his career-defining moment, and why he’s excited about the future of the advisory market.
Your business13 April, 2018
An opportune time to be an adviser
David Tiller, Head of Adviser and Wealth Manager Propositions at Standard Life, discusses the many opportunities facing advisers if they embrace technology and improve efficiency.
Focus on investments10 April, 2018
March market review 2018
A decade on since the financial crisis, Andrew Milligan, Head of Global Strategy at Aberdeen Standard Investments, looks at how markets are performing and what challenges lie ahead for investors.
Your clients4 April, 2018
Advising on DB transfers: the new advice framework confirmed
With the FCA publishing new rules for advising on DB transfers in PS18/6, it’s important you review your firm's DB advice process. We outline the new advice framework.
Your business26 March, 2018
Market and career insights from a leading equity strategist
Kate Moore, Chief Equity Strategist at BlackRock, shares her outlook for equity markets and an insight into some of the decisions and advice that define her impressive career in investments.
Your clients15 March, 2018
Advising on DB transfers: what insight does the FCA consultation give for advice? Part 2
Alastair Black, Head of Financial Planning discusses the extra insight the FCA Consultation provides on what the Regulator expects good DB transfer advice to look like.
Your clients13 March, 2018
Advising on DB transfers: what insight does the FCA consultation give for advice? Part 1
Alastair Black, Head of Financial Planning discusses the increased scrutiny of DB transfers which is nudging many advisers to review their DB transfer processes.
Focus on investments12 March, 2018
February market review 2018
Andrew Milligan, Head of Global Strategy at Standard Life Investments, looks at how global markets are performing and what’s next for interest rates. He also considers the outlook on Europe and opportunities in emerging markets.
Your business2 March, 2018
Unpicking our partnership with the Phoenix Group and what it means for you
Noel Butwell, Distribution Director discusses the proposed strategic partnership with Phoenix Group