Free marketing & business support,
exclusively for UK financial advisers
  • > CPD Centre

    CPD Central

    As CPD becomes an increasingly important feature in the industry, we’ve taken steps to improve this element of our service, helping our users better manage this part of their business.

     

    By logging in to your CPD account, you can keep track of the number of structured CPD hours you’ve gained by attending our Events-Hub conferences, and gain more by completing a variety of surveys and questionnaires set by our sponsoring groups

  • > Editor's Blog

    Multi-choice question

    So Greece has voted ‘No’. Not, as it might initially appear, to membership of the European single currency, but to the terms of its creditors’ most recent bail-out offer. In practice, however, the two might be synonymous.

    The full article is posted here

  • > The Week

    Jam Tomorrow – 28 July

    Cofunds recently reported that the UK Equity Income sector was the most popular fund grouping over June – and indeed over the second quarter of the year. The sector has rewarded investors’ faith and the past five years have been a good time to be exposed to the asset class. However, as interest rates rise, investors may need to become more discerning about the type of UK equity income fund they choose.

    Read the full article here

Events Hub

Conferences

2015 Conferences

New conferences for Q3 of 2015 have been uploaded to Events-Hub.

 

Hub News cover

Hub News Magazine

Catch up with the latest issueof our regular magazine Hub News, which features articles on the growing appeal of multi-asset investing, the evolution of the strategic bond fund sector and how Asia is setting the pace for the emergiing markets. Start reading now

 

Global Update

Multi-choice question

“Be honest – it’s not really a multi-asset fund, is it?” The observation came from a delegate at the recent Events-Hub Multi-Asset Special in London and Baillie Gifford investment manager Andrew Stobart, to whom it was directed, was within his rights to look a little taken aback. Read full article

Opinion-Hub

CPD Centre

Opinion Survey

This survey offers you the chance to have your say on which fund management houses you believe to be the best in various different areas. The survey should take no more than 10 minutes to complete. Take part here

Content Marketing

Social Media - full potential?

Following the FCA’s publication of guidance for advisers using social media for business purposes, the opportunity to use this free medium to communicate with clients and market your business is there for the taking. Read full article

 

Fixed income

Bridging a gap

The financial adviser’s role of interpreting the complexities of the investment world and bridging the gap between investors and fund managers has never been more important. Read full article

Most Popular

  • MOST READ
  • LATEST ARTICLES
  • LATEST EVENTS
1. Meet the Managers
Glasgow On 07-09-2015 02:00 PM To 04:15 PM
2. Meet the Managers
Edinburgh On 08-09-2015 09:00 AM To 11:15 AM
3. Q&A Roadshow
Bristol On 08-09-2015 09:00 AM To 11:25 AM
4. Q&A Roadshow
Birmingham On 08-09-2015 02:30 PM To 04:55 PM
5. Merlin Portfolios Roadshow
Truro On 08-09-2015 06:30 PM To 08:45 PM

Our Partners

Editor's choice

Market briefings: Read our new Global update, 'Markets now fret on China', or use it for clients

Economists' corner: Lucy O’Carroll analyses if the UK’s latest GDP data could bring a rate rise nearer

Expert view: Rick Rieder weighs up the implications of the Fed’s most recent policy statement

Sector strategy: Read The Adviser Centre’s Gill Hutchison on ‘The equity income conundrum’

The Week: Investors may soon need to be more discerning in their choice of UK equity income fund

Better business: Ready SimplyBiz’s Tom Nall on how to seize the opportunity offered by auto-enrolment

Fund Watch: BMO’s Burdett & Potter analyse the latest ups and downs in the open-ended funds world

Summer Budget: Find our overview for advisers, plus special focuses and client articles

Partner News

Invesco Perpetual
John Greenwood Q3 2015 economic outlook

US interest rates could rise by the end of this year despite risks to US growth coming from continuing turbulence in Greece and China. If the US Federal Reserve acts, what impact will it have, if any, on central banks in other regions? John Greenwood, Invesco Ltd’s Chief Economist, provides his views.

Please click here to read more

 

GSAM
Expectations Versus Reality

3rd Quarter 2015

Halfway through the year is a natural time to reflect on how the expectations from our previous outlooks are playing out. In many cases, our views are proving correct. When the reality is different, we explore potential reasons and assess whether they change our long-term view and investment strategy. In this outlook we opine on three themes affecting equity markets and update our views on select regional markets and sectors.

Please click here to read more

 

M&G Investments
Panoramic Outlook

2015 kicked off at a whirlwind pace: in January alone, the Swiss National Bank made a surprise move to abandon its currency peg, the European Central Bank announced its long-awaited QE package, Greece held new parliamentary elections, and some 14 central banks cut interest rates. More recently, a government bond sell-off has refocused attention on the risks that bond investors can face when yield curves rapidly re-price.

Please click here to read more

 

BlackRock
A bite-size summary of the past week's events in financial markets and economies with some highlights to look out for in the week ahead.
Find out more

Weekly Gold Report
Follow the fortunes of Gold in our weekly report which assesses the previous week’s events and explores the outlook for the yellow metal.
Find out more

M&G Investments

Market Outlook Q3 2015
Since our last update at the beginning of the second quarter, the key development in markets has been the return of volatility.

Read our note or watch our video.

<<
[1/5]Invesco
[2/5]GSAM
[3/5]M&G
[4/5]BlackRock
[5/5]M&G

Weekly newsletters

Adviser-Hub runs two weekly e-mails detailing news, interests & promotions of our website and industry

Sign up here

Sponsor News

M&G Investments - Matthew Vaight, manager of the M&G Asian Fund and the M&G Global Emerging Markets Fund, sees signs of improving corporate governance standards in Korea as an encouraging trend.

In his view, reform and a greater focus on the interests of minority shareholders should ultimately support the valuations of Korea’s leading companies.

Download

 

Artemis -Rayner Spencer Mills: Why we rate the Artemis US Select Fund - Ken Rayner and Graham O’Neill from RSM, explain why they rate the fund, its investment process and how it can be used in a portfolio. 

Read more 

BNY Mellon - Newton Asian Income: Avoiding the Chinese rollercoaster - It can be hard to ignore an equity market that has seen a rally of more than 80% over a 12-month period but Newton’s Caroline Keen explains why the Asian Income team has done just that.

See full article on BNY Mellon website

Investec AM -Welcome to our latest 2015 Investment views - John Stopford, portfolio manager of the Investec Diversified Income Fund, assesses the current income environment and suggests why a selective, diversified approach may meet your clients’ income needs.

Watch all insight videos

Barings- Do today’s agricultural equity opportunities offer a parallel to the bull market of 2010? -

  • Production and price expectations are being shaped by El Niño weather patterns.
  • In our view, the market has not yet factored in the upside that changing supply and price dynamics from El Niño can have on companies in the sector.

Read full Asset allocation article

 

AXA IM -Opportunities in UK Equities, 2015 and beyond - Jamie Hooper, Fund Manager of the AXA Framlington UK Growth Fund discusses the key drivers of, and the outlook for, the UK Equity market.

Watch now

 

Artemis - The Adviser Centre: ‘Why we recommend the Artemis Monthly Distribution Fund’ - Gill Hutchison, Head of Investment Research at The Adviser Centre, explains what investors can expect from the fund and why it is a ‘Recommended’ fund.

Read full insight

Alquity Investment Management - Modi: Game Change in India? -

Indian Prime Minister Nahendra Modi swept to power on a promise he was the man to unleash the economic potential of his country. As he completes his first year in office Mike Sell, Alquity’s Asia fund manager, takes a balanced view on his performance to date.

 

Read full blog

<<
[1/8]M&G
[2/8]Artemis
[3/8]BNY
[4/8]Investec
[5/8]Barings
[6/8]AXA
[7/8]Artemis
[8/8]Alquity

Our Sponsors

  • Baring Asset Management sponsor Events-Hub
  • Baillie Gifford are one of our key sponsors at Adviser-Hub
  • Henderson Global Investors is a partner of Adviser-Hub