The markets generally are unpredictable, so that one has to have different scenarios. The idea that you can actually predict what’s going to happen contradicts my way of looking at the market.
GAM is able to provide funds with a dedicated and local service, including:
- Local dealing desk covering equities, fixed interest, commodities, futures, options, FX & CFDs
- Competitive commission and custody rates* with no minimum account size or ‘minimum’
- Simple and fast account opening process
- Online dealing (UK equities, derivatives & FX)
- Online access, providing valuations and cash statements in every currency
- Efficient and local operational support
- A premier custodial service
*Transactions fees are a flat 0.25% for equities and fixed interest, subject to a minimum of £45. Execution fees are higher for non Pan-European and US securities, dependent upon the country. An additional transaction fee applies to non-CREST eligible securities e.g.Euroclear & DTC=£50, Australia=£70 & Hong Kong=£105.
Custody fees are a flat £120 p.a. (plus £60 for each overseas currency account) and typically 12bps p.a. for most overseas securities not CREST eligible.