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CoreData’s Digital Intimacy Report finds people are more likely to take action when allowed to experience the brand on their terms and not have messages pushed onto them. A quarter’s response to online marketing depends on how much they trust the brand in question.

Stocks and shares Isa ownership among women is low. If levels of stocks and shares (S&S) Isas are brought in line with those of males, the industry could see an estimated pot of £8.83bn flowing into these products.

24.5% of people were primarily motivated to start thinking about estate planning by starting a family, 23.1% claimed they had simply reached a certain age, and 14.3% were encouraged to think about estate planning by financial advisers.

28.8% of women and 14.3% of men claim their most trusted adviser on estate planning issues is a family friend.

25.0% of 45-54 year olds and 33.3% of 65-74 year olds say they openly discuss wealth in their families, as well as 61.5% of the 35-44 age group.

Investors believe UK and European shares will dominate the first half of 2014, with sentiment shifting heavily in their favour at the expense of both emerging and frontier markets.



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Global Equity Income – Advisers

December 2014

This research was conducted by CoreData over six weeks between October and November 2014 to uncover current and future adviser demand for global equity income products. read more

UK HNW Report 2014

November 2014

Data from 750 individuals was used to construct an investment attitude index for five fundamental areas: risk, alternatives, planning ahead, portfolio resilience and financial advice. This report gives asset managers thorough insight into the current investment and saving strategies UK HNWs. It provides a window into their outlook and attitudes and underlines areas that need further support from providers. read more

Discretionary Fund Managers 2014

October 2014

This DFM paper will outline core discretionary manager considerations such as investment philosophy and their proposition as a business. The aim of the report is to gather insight into how this growing market of asset influencers is behaving and evolving in order to help asset managers best understand how to interact with them with greater degrees of success. read more

Global Equity Income – Investors

October 2014

This research was conducted by CoreData uncover current and future investor demand for global equity income products. This is the first in a two-part report into demand for global equity income. The second report will look at adviser appetite for these products and will be published towards the end of 2014. read more

Investment Platform

September 2014

The UK Investment Platform Study is an annual syndicated research aimed at delivering administration providers key insights into the shifting demands of independent financial advisers (IFAs) and comprises an array of empirical data that identifies developing trends in the market. read more

Annuities Report

August 2014

CoreData finds that from an adviser point of view, most of the money that would have gone into annuities will now mostly be flowing to income drawdown products with a tenth going to income funds. read more

i-Sight 2nd Half 2014

July 2014

The purpose behind i-Sight is to provide an innovative and leading tool for the enhanced understanding of Britain’s millions of retail investors. This was conducted across investment classifications by region, sector and asset class. read more

Structured Products 2014

July 2014

CoreData gathered information from 220 financial advisers between March and April 2014 with the aim of looking at their current and future attitudes towards structured investment. The study examines numerous variables including use, understanding and availability of these products to independent financial advisers in the UK. read more

Adviser Fees and Business Models

June 2014

This research report aims to examine the impact of RDR on advisers’ revenue from a historical basis using current and past data and explains in more detail how advisers are adapting and identifying strategies currently successful and how the advice market might shift as a result of the next stage of RDR in 2016 when trail will be completely banned. read more

UK Investor Fund Selection

May 2014

This paper provides crucial insights into the way in which investors purchase investment products in the UK, and can be of great use to strategy and marketing teams at asset management firms and other product providers. A choice-based conjoint experiment, which realistically simulates the fund purchasing process, with over 200 investors taking part, serves as the analytical backbone for this paper by estimating the utilities attached to each attribute as well as their importance in the purchasing decision of investors across different market segments. read more

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