Insight Analyst (Investments)
Fraser joined Defaqto in November 1994. He is currently Insight Analyst for Wealth Management, covering all areas of investment and their distribution. Fraser’s particular areas of focus include platforms, investment outsourcing and investment tax wrappers.
His key responsibilities include reviewing, developing and producing investment-related Star Ratings, authoring publications and commentary on key issues within the sector, producing bespoke case studies and research for providers and intermediaries, representing Defaqto at industry forums and events, and acting as a media spokesperson for Defaqto.
Prior to his current role, as a Research Manager, Fraser helped build, develop and maintain the Investment tables within Defaqto’s databases.
Fraser has over 30 years’ experience in the investment sector. Prior to joining Defaqto, Fraser worked for national IFA Towry Law (now Towry), where he was involved in building best advice panels for investment products and was instrumental in setting up the Towry Law Discretionary Management Service in partnership with Mercury Asset Management (now BlackRock).