Chris Sier ... and all sorts of other variables. So I will restrict my comments to looking at the existence or otherwise of scale economies at the level of strategies next week.  Dr Chris Sier is chair of Clear ... Data crunch: Dr Chris Sier's latest cost data insight looks deeper into the divide between users of pooled funds and segregated mandates - and the tricky implications for schemes lacking scale.
Chris Sier ... learnings from the Cost Transparency Initiative, ClearGlass’s Chris Sier names the asset managers that have actively supported schemes to better understand their costs. Read more But if you do ... Data crunch: The third of Dr Chris Sier's insights into cost transparency gets right to the heart of the issue: just how much of a pension schemes total costs were previously unknown? ... Update: In response to reader requests, we have now published the full table of Dr Chris Sier's findings on average costs with a breakdown by asset class, for use as a resource for the pensions
Chris Sier ... pooled vehicles? If the answer is that they are cheaper, then they could be wrong. This will be discussed in a future article. Dr Chris Sier is chair of ClearGlass Analytics and led the FCA ... Data crunch: Another edition of Dr Chris Sier’s insights into cost data collection reveals an inability of large chunks of the UK scheme universe to fulfil their engagement duties fully, leaving
Chris Sier ... fund’s performance, you are left only with trying to manage those things that it is possible to control. Costs are something you can control, as long as you actually measure them. Dr Chris Sier is chair ... Data crunch: In the first of a 10-part series on learnings from the Cost Transparency Initiative, the project’s leader, Chris Sier, busts the myth that asset managers are holding back better
Chris Sier ... . And that is very good news for everyone. Dr Chris Sier is chair of ClearGlass Analytics and led the Financial Conduct Authority’s Institutional Disclosure Working Group ... Data crunch: In the second instalment of a series distilling learnings from the Cost Transparency Initiative, ClearGlass’s Chris Sier names the asset managers that have actively supported schemes
Chris Sier ... -£100m schemes. Dr Chris Sier is chair of ClearGlass Analytics and led the FCA’s Institutional Disclosure Working Group ... Data Crunch: Does size matter? ClearGlass’s Chris Sier digs into the asset classes that offer economies of scales to large or consolidated investors, and explores the possibility that size creates
Chris Sier ... point. Dr Chris Sier is chair of ClearGlass Analytics and led the FCA’s Institutional Disclosure Working Group ... You get what you pay for, right? As far as fund management is concerned, this old adage does not quite ring true, although as ever there are some caveats, argues ClearGlass’s Chris Sier.
Chris Sier ... professors Iain Clacher, at Leeds University, and Tim Jenkinson, at Oxford. Who knows what their analysis will reveal, but we will all await the outcome with great interest. Dr Chris Sier is chair of Clear ... Drawing together conclusions of recent articles, ClearGlass’s Chris Sier shows that merely making it past the magic £1bn does not automatically deliver scale benefits to members.
Chris Sier ... to be tested, and is one for the professors to whom I have supplied my data.  Dr Chris Sier is chair of ClearGlass Analytics and led the FCA’s Institutional Disclosure Working Group ... Data crunch: ClearGlass’s Chris Sier shows that the best active funds are usually run by the lowest-cost managers, and asks whether fund houses’ readiness to provide data can be shown to be a sign
Obscuring investment costs is becoming a risky game for the asset management industry, and Dr Chris Sier knows it.