Top UK distributor firms in Q1 2022

It’s been a rollercoaster ride for markets and sentiment, owing to the invasion of Ukraine and the cost-of-living crisis. Despite the rocky start to the year, retail wealth management assets recovered some of the ground lost during the first three months of the year and closed the quarter with assets of £580.7bn (£598bn in Dec […]

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Finscape takes off with new data, new platforms and new clients

Finscape’s February data went live on Monday 24th March — later than usual because we welcomed 2 new platforms, Quilter and abrdn, on board. Despite these additions, cloud computing plus our state-of-the-art technology and algorithms meant that our monthly data release was comfortably ahead of our competitors’. With the addition of Quilter and abrdn, Finscape […]

Finscape mid-year update

Finscape is pleased to announce that Q2 data went live last week, a month after the quarter end. Based on eight platforms’ data, assets under administration rose to £318bn, while quarterly gross and net sales were £29.8bn and £5.8bn respectively. The percentage of flows under influence rose to 46%. Finscape is designed to process daily […]

Finscape announces Embark as latest platform to join

Investment distribution specialist Finscape today announced Advance by Embark as the latest addition to the line-up of platforms supplying distribution data to its distribution analytics service. Advance is the adviser platform of the rapidly expanding Embark Group which acquired the Zurich and Alliance Trust Savings intermediary businesses over recent years. This announcement marks another important […]

Finscape announces Ascentric as latest platform to supply data

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Investment distribution specialist Finscape today announced Ascentric, part of M&G PLC, as the latest (12th) addition to the line-up of platforms supplying distribution data to its recently launched investment distribution intelligence service. Ascentric has been a participant in the design of Finscape, but the agreement to supply data was delayed by the sale of the […]

Finscape announces Aegon as latest platform to sign

Investment distribution specialist Finscape today announced Aegon as the latest addition to the line-up of platforms supplying distribution data to its recently launched service. To download the full press release, please click here. Aegon is still the largest investment platform by Assets under Administration and deals with over 40,000 advisers so adding its data to the […]

Finscape unveils new distribution software with Schroders as client

London‐based fintech firm Finscape has launched a new service designed to radically improve asset managers’ understanding of their distribution landscape. To download the full press release, click here The system has been under development for the past 18 months in collaboration with several platforms and fund managers including Schroders, which was today revealed as Finscape’s launch […]