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UK healthcare: encouraging patient empowerment

Published By Datamonitor
06 Apr 2001
CommentWire
CommentWire

UK healthcare: NHS changes will have an impact - eventually

The grossly underfunded NHS is finally receiving some help. The additional funds will be used for modernization, financial incentives, paying debts, and increasing staff - all necessary steps to improve patient care. While this budget increase is only the first step in a 20-year program, any rise in NHS funding is good news for staff, patients - and medical device companies.

Published By Datamonitor
19 Apr 2002
CommentWire
CommentWire

UK healthy eating: regulator's warning is hard to swallow

The food industry has been rocked by the news that plans to conform to the seven point "health manifesto" could be in breach of competition laws. The news further demonstrates the sensitivity surrounding responsible food marketing and will no doubt frustrate numerous parties who must work together to find a prompt solution.

Published By Datamonitor
11 Oct 2004
Expert View
Expert View

UK hedge funds market requires education as well as regulatory change if it is to succeed

The FSA is reviewing the ban on the marketing of hedge funds directly to investors in the UK. If this ban is lifted, the UK hedge fund market will open up to a greater number of individuals, beyond the very wealthy who currently dominate. However, regulatory change is only the first step. Progress towards a well-functioning retail market for hedge funds requires enhanced product knowledge.

Published By Datamonitor
11 Jun 2008
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

UK high net worths: population to grow at 8% per annum to 2007

Published By Datamonitor
23 Jul 2004
CommentWire
CommentWire

UK high street retail: November trading raises hopes of a profitable Christmas

High street sales continued to gain momentum in November, raising retailers' hopes of positive trading over the Christmas season. However, with many consumers holding off on purchases in the hope that discounting will become more widespread in the final few shopping days, retailers may see profit margins further eroded this year.

Published By Datamonitor
16 Dec 2005
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

UK hip implants: ceramic-on-ceramic market to remain small

Published By Datamonitor
14 Aug 2001
Expert View
Expert View

UK HNW numbers boosted in 2012

The UK's HNW population grew by 8% in 2012 to reach 329,000. This welcome boost can largely be attributed to the strong performance of the UK stock market in the latter half of 2012, which contributed to notable performance gains in mutual funds. This momentum has thus far carried on into 2013, but the future outlook is one of cautious optimism.

Published By Datamonitor
10 May 2013
Expert View
Expert View

UK HNWs are getting back into the investment game

As markets begin to recover, UK high net worth individuals are starting to shake off last year's fears and are looking for returns once more. Investment performance is a key factor in both attracting and retaining these lucrative clients, as are personal relationships, leading a number of high net worth individuals to hand their investment management responsibilities to their wealth managers.

Published By Datamonitor
25 May 2010
CommentWire
CommentWire

UK home credit: door to debt?

Following a 'super complaint' from UK watchdog the National Consumer Council, the home credit industry is to be examined by the Competition Commission. Given the considerable media exposure that doorstep lenders have received over their apparently excessive interest rates, the major providers will face a tough challenge convincing the commission that more stringent regulation is not required.

Published By Datamonitor
19 Apr 2005

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