LONDON: Revolutionary new way to help advisers with the big income question

Nov 26, 2012

  • J.P. Morgan Asset Management launches
  • New one-stop, online portal helps advisers access income-related data, tools and analysis
  • Go to for all income related needs

London, 26 November 2012: J.P. Morgan Asset Management today announces the launch of, a unique, new resource for advisers on all aspects of income.

The new website,, is a unique adviser resource focussed wholly on income investment. The site will give unique breadth and depth around the issue of income and will include tools, insight and analysis from J.P. Morgan Asset Management's team of income experts, as well as other industry commentators, to inform and help advisers with their client discussions and relationships. The site extends J.P. Morgan Asset Management's work with advisers through initiatives such as the "J.P. Morgan Asset Management Academy" and the "Guide to the Markets" roadshows.

Key features include:

  • Informed commentary and insight that interprets market movements for income seekers
  • Thought provoking opinions from expert bloggers
  • panel of experts, answering questions online
  • Helpful sector guides for every asset class
  • Documents and research to use with clients
  • Videos and webconferences providing insight and practical interactive tools
  • Income solution case studies from advisers
  • An Income IQ test for users to test their income knowledge

Jasper Berens, Head of UK Funds Business at J.P. Morgan Asset Management said: "We believe that investors' need for income will continue to grow in the future; it's been a major theme for investors over the past few years, and is likely to persist as the low interest rate environment continues. At J.P. Morgan Asset Management, we are committed to working with advisers to find effective solutions to best suit the needs of their clients. is another example of our innovation, our endeavour to lead the way in the investment industry, and our desire to continue to affirm our commitment to advisers in the UK."

Scott McKay, Editor of and UK Head of Intermediary Marketing at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, comments: "We have launched what is essentially a unique online ‘all-you need-to-know' online resource for advisers looking to enhance their understanding and analysis of the world of income. has been created following research consultations with advisers, and will continue to grow and develop over time."

"This is not just a fixed income site; it covers all income sources across all asset classes. Whether advisers are looking for specific information on income, or seeking guidance on all or any income matters, or even looking for inspiration on an income solution, we believe can help."

The site will be regularly updated with the latest insight and news, helping advisers stay at the forefront of all income-related news and developments. In addition to the website, will also have a dedicated twitter stream (@IncomeUK) and a LinkedIn group for advisers wanting to discuss topics and themes in more detail. The LinkedIn group can be found at:

The following quotes were collected from several UK advisers during J.P. Morgan Asset Management's focus group:

"I am a value investor and looking for income all the time – any new source of ideas would be very useful."
"Income is a big issue so having a dedicated information source would be great."
"The idea is unique because of the income focus."
"It would be good to know that there is a source where this sort of material can always be found."
"This is like an income reference library."

To see the new site visit

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Ben Larter
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Notes to Editors

About J.P. Morgan Asset Management

J.P. Morgan Asset Management is part of JPMorgan Chase & Co. and is a global asset management leader providing world-class investment solutions to clients. With US$1.4 trillion in assets under management (the Asset Management client funds of JPMorgan Chase & Co. as at 30 September 2012) and offices in 41 locations around the world, J.P. Morgan Asset Management offers global coverage with a strong local market presence, and leadership positions in most asset classes.

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