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Will Collective Investment Scheme co-named portfolios be safe under the retail distribution review?

The retail distribution review (RDR) has been undertaken against the background of an approach to regulating market conduct in the financial sector. The RDR is linked to the Financial Sector Regulation Bill (or otherwise known as the Twin Peaks Model to Financial Regulation) tabled before parliament on 27 October 2015. Despite the FSB specifically stating … Continue reading

Participation bonds

On 20 June 2014 the Financial Services Board issued amended rules for the administration of a collective investment scheme in participation bonds. This updates and amends the rules issued in 2003. Participation bonds are investment products in underlying commercial property development assets. They are regulated under the Collective Investments Schemes Control Act, 2002. The amended rules place … Continue reading