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The Challenge of Complying in Plain English

The Challenge of Complying in Plain English As Reg BI’s implementation date approaches, firms are grappling with the Form CRS challenge of explaining themselves both briefly and clearly. Original Post: Wealth Management.com Advisory firms are preparing for Regulation Best Interest’s implementation on June 30, including the mandate to craft a Form Client Relationship Summary (CRS). …

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Q&A: Healthcare is using machine learning to improve clarity

Q&A: Healthcare is using machine learning to improve clarity By Tim Sandle, Digital Journal  To make health information more accessible, healthcare organizations are turning to algorithms tailored specifically for medical terminology, removing jargon from text, and making the wording far easier for the general population to understand. In November 2019 the U.S. government released proposed rules …

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As Open Enrollment Has Kicked Off, VisibleThread Report Shows Health Insurers Need to Communicate Better with Seniors

As Open Enrollment Has Kicked Off, VisibleThread Report Shows Health Insurers Need to Communicate Better with Seniors As Open Enrollment for 2020 healthcare coverage kicks off, nearly 15 percent of seniors in the U.S. are eligible to take advantage of this government program. Yet, a report from VisibleThread reveals that health insurers are doing a poor job …

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VT Readability 2.3 now available on-premise

VT Readability 2.3 is now available to download for our on-premise customers. To download the latest upgrade, contact our support team at support@visiblethread.com This release includes updates to core Readability features as well as support for teams in Readability and Insights Reports. These features were rolled out to our cloud customers last Month. For more …

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St. Jamess Places terms on charges obscure study says

St. James’s Place’s terms on charges ‘obscure’, study says

St. James’s Place’s terms on charges ‘obscure’, study says ORIGINAL POST: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/investing/news/st-jamess-places-terms-charges-obscure-study-says/ Harry Brennan, 4 OCTOBER 2019 • 6:02AM   St. James’s Place fails to make its terms and conditions completely clear to customers, according to a study by language experts VisibleThread. It analysed 100 web pages at Britain’s biggest wealth manager, including investment documents, finding …

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Asset manager - chi ha il sito web più efficace

Asset manager, chi ha il sito web più efficace?

Asset manager, chi ha il sito web più efficace? di Davide Mosca – Funds People Italia 25 Settembre 2019   FONTE: https://it.fundspeople.com/news/asset-manager-chi-ha-il-sito-web-piu-efficace   Le parole sono importanti. Una banalità se l’argomento trattato rientra nell’ambito della comunicazione, ma un principio che dovrebbe essere tenuto bene a mente dalle case di gestione per non diminuire, o azzerare, …

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Las gestoras con las mejores páginas web

Las gestoras con las mejores páginas web

Las gestoras con las mejores páginas web Óscar Rodríguez Graña – Funds People España 24 Septiembre 2019 PUBLICACIÓN ORIGINAL: https://es.fundspeople.com/news/las-gestoras-con-las-mejores-paginas-web Conectar con los inversores se ha convertido en una obsesión para las gestoras de fondos, muchas de las cuales han invertido a lo largo de los últimos años importantes sumas de dinero en rediseñar sus páginas …

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'Harder to Read Than Moby Dick': Shops Struggle With Unclear Sites

‘Harder to Read Than Moby Dick’: Shops Struggle With Unclear Sites

‘Harder to Read Than Moby Dick’: Shops Struggle With Unclear Sites From FT Ignites with Jill Gregorie September 20, 2019 Investors looking for information on shops’ websites may have an easier time understanding allegorical works of fiction from the 1850s than the content many fund shops post online, a new report shows. The VisibleThread analysis examined more than …

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Millennial investor nine months in

Millennial investor: nine months in, how my bets are performing

Millennial investor: nine months in, how my bets are performing From The Telegraph with Marianna Hunt September 17, 2019 ORIGINAL POST: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/investing/funds/millennial-investor-nine-months-bets-performing/ At the start of this year I decided to put my money where my mouth is and see if I could save up enough money for a house deposit using the stock market.  Now we’re …

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Asset Manager Websites Least Trusted By Consumers, Study Says

Asset Manager Websites Least Trusted By Consumers, Study Says From Financial Advisor with Jacqueline Sergeant September 13, 2019 Original Post Investors want to view websites with clear and understandable information—yet that’s not what they’re getting from asset management companies, according to new research. Instead, investors are being fed complex content that takes longer to digest …

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