Prospects for growth in platform MPS

Model portfolio services used by third-party financial advisers remained the fastest growing area for wealth management assets last year. The big question is: how much more has MPS growth got to run? MPS assets totalled a little over £80bn at the end of 2021,...

Sizing the UK retail investing market

How big is the total market for retail investments in the UK? There’s granular data on aspects of the market – such as platforms, advice and wealth management. But establishing a figure for the total addressable market means pulling various disparate – often...

A Happy New Year for UK investment services

We’re finally seeing a welcome boost to the number of investors in the UK. We’ve been tracking the proportion of the UK population that save and invest for the last decade. The COVID-19 pandemic seems to have been the catalyst for many people to finally open an...