Fundweb’s most popular articles of 2011

The past 12 months have been an interesting and turbulent time for markets and the financial advice industry, so there has been plenty of news for the Fundweb team to cover.

Below we list our top 10 most-read articles from Fundweb this year, broken down into three different categories: News, magazine stories and opinion pieces.

We hope you enjoy.


OFT fines RBS £28.6m

Pimco launches UK Income Bond fund

Woodford: This is a once in a decade investment opportunity

Henderson locks in majority of key Gartmore managers

FSA pushes ahead with legacy commission ban

German finance minister predicts end for sterling

Aegon adds portability option to offshore bond

Multi-manager duo Mark Harris and Craig Heron leave Henderson

Barclays fine is a ’damning indictment’ of bank sales, say advisers

FSA raids two Castlestone IM premises

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Fund Strategy

Statistical errors slash UK incomes

Henderson’s Gartmore tactics clearer than strategy

Brand republic

Bolton: “Things will go too far” in Hong Kong

Bulls return to commercial property

Blinded by the ‘animal spirits’ myth

EU document will not end labelling concerns, say groups

Big strides on the road to recognition

Cloudy thinking

Steering a cautious path to profits


Are financial advisers that gullible?

The death of multi-manager funds?

BBC’s Paul Lewis responds to Neil Liversidge letter

An open letter to the BBC’s Money Box over trail commission

The Big Bang Theory gets it wrong

Hilarious if it wasn’t true

The next two dominos?

Is it time to exit Bolton’s China trust?

Henderson get more with Gartmore

Will Qaddafi death be good for oil prices?

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