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Understanding end customers key for asset managers

Client-centricity was among the themes discussed on the second day of the 2015 Distribution in Retail and Wholesale Asset Management conference. Asset managers have to understand their end customers if they wish to develop successful products.

Published By Datamonitor
26 May 2015
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Motorcycle insurance is a volatile market

The motorcycle insurance space is small and therefore vulnerable to the effects of big claims. Insurers need to be aware of the volatility of the market and that overly aggressive underwriting can have an adverse effect on their profitability.

Published By Datamonitor
26 May 2015
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Midata reinforces ubiquity of cash incentives

One month into the launch of the government's much-vaunted Midata initiative, statistics show that challenger banks dominate the top five places in terms of clicks. Four out of five of these accounts offer one-off cash incentives to switch.

Published By Datamonitor
22 May 2015
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The UK is ready for robo-advisors

Hargreaves Lansdown is yet another UK wealth manager to enter the direct-to-consumer simplified advice market. Thus far UK competitors have been hesitant to follow the exact business model US robo-platforms use, but this will change.

Published By Datamonitor
21 May 2015
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Metro Bank co-opts Zopa to extend lending

Following its recent tie-up with Uber, Zopa's new alliance with Metro Bank will be a win-win deal for both parties. Zopa will enjoy a significant gain in lending capacity, while Metro Bank will benefit from a cost-effective new distribution channel.

Published By Datamonitor
21 May 2015
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9 to 5 not working for commercial customers

Insurance brokers have expressed a reluctance to break from the traditional 9am to 5pm working model; however, more flexible working hours are required to accommodate the modern consumer.

Published By Datamonitor
20 May 2015
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Zopa chalks up another win for P2P lending

The peer-to-peer (P2P) lender Zopa's new partnership with on-demand car service Uber to provide vehicle financing to its UK drivers marks another step in the evolution of P2P into a mature source of credit.

Published By Datamonitor
19 May 2015
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Are insurers ready for road to driverless cars?

The age of driverless cars is still some way off. However, the path there will be laden with evolutionary steps rather than one giant leap. Insurers must start considering the opportunities and consequences this new space will offer.

Published By Datamonitor
19 May 2015
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UK regulators aim to change banking culture

The Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority are strengthening their stance on senior managers taking responsibility for banking culture by ensuring they have both the skills and the character to serve customers correctly.

Published By Datamonitor
18 May 2015
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Barclaycard prepares for wearables race

Barclaycard's plan to relaunch its bPay band alongside other wearable devices will see it tap into a lucrative opportunity ahead of growing competition.

Published By Datamonitor
18 May 2015

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