IMAP provides its subscribers with:
access to the latest developments in the industry
education and training and access to industry professionals at all levels.
(A number of IMAP events have been accredited by the FPA, and CPD points are available)
representation as the voice of the managed accounts industry able to represent its interests to regulators such as ASIC.
- networking opportunities for advisers and dealer groups interested or involved in Managed Accounts to meet and interact with platform providers, legal, research, investment and other service providers, and investment managers.
This Directory is designed to help IMAP promote the best interests of its members and the Managed Account industry by being a central and easily accessible record of all the participants in the industry together with summary information on the products offered.
IMAP's 6 Monthly FUM Census for Managed Accounts
Growth in Managed Accounts FUM
The Managed Accounts industry has seen explosive growth driven by regulation as advisers and dealer groups have adopted a fee-for-service model and improved their business models to achieve greater efficiency and "value add" .
The growth has been facilitated by developments in technology by the Managed Account platform providers.
Fund managers, too, have finally realised the potential of the market with a wide array investment options made available via Managed Account platforms.