Cost pressures making online distribution attractive to UK structurers

Retail Distribution Review forcing structurers and distributors to consider greater use of online platforms for trading structured products

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Falling numbers of UK independent financial advisers (IFAs) offering advice in the wake of the Retail Distribution Review (RDR) will spark a surge in the use of online platforms to trade structured products by structurers and distributors, according to market participants.

Andrew Power, RDR lead partner at Deloitte in London, says firms will be required to look at costs in greater detail after the RDR is implemented at the end of this year. "Most distributors in a commission-based environment

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