Read our latest press releases covering IA and industry news, developments and events.

Press release
06
Jun
2024

IA Annual Conference 2024 - Chris Cummings, IA Chief Executive, keynote speech

Chris Cummings, Chief Executive of the Investment Association (IA), calls for a recalibration of risk and a shift away from a culture of safetyism, so that investment managers can effectively deliver long-term returns for customers, and help drive UK economic growth, in a keynote speech delivered at the IA's 2024 annual conference. 
Press release
23
Apr
2024

HMT and IA joint statement on defence investment

Investing in defence companies contributes to our national security, defends the civil liberties we all enjoy, while delivering long-term returns for pensions funds and retail investors.
Press release
22
Apr
2024

IA changes Smaller Companies sectors definitions

The Investment Association (IA) has concluded the review of its Smaller Companies sectors. The review looked across the UK, European, North American and Japanese Smaller Companies sector.
Press release
26
Mar
2024

Authorities to support fund industry in deploying tokenisation

Building on the success of the implementation blueprint for the tokenisation of UK investment funds, the Technology Working Group of the Government's Asset Management Taskforce has published its second report, which sets out the UK regulators’ support for investment management firms deploying fund tokenisation.