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Kames Capital has named Claire McGuckin as co-manager of its High Yield Global Bond fund alongside Phil Milburn.
Research commissioned by multi-national advertising firm WPP reveals the most valuable brands across the globe.
Franklin Templeton is soft closing Mark Mobius' Templeton Frontier Markets following a surge in interest.
Private equity firm 3i Group is set to buy Barclay’s £780 million infrastructure fund management business, in a bid to raise fee income.
Citywire A-rated Gerard Callahan, manager of the Baillie Gifford UK Equity Alpha fund, has increased his international exposure as a back-up plan against turbulence in the UK domestic economy
Chelverton Asset Management is planning to launch a European equity income trust for new recruit Ralph Singleton, who departed Montanaro Asset Management earlier this year, Wealth Manager understands.
As the trading session drew to a close in Tokyo the Nikkei was sitting in positive territory on a volatile trading day.
Japan veteran Neil Edwards says 'buy on the dips' as the trend is still generally upwards.
After partying hard for the last few weeks, investors woke up to a splitting Japanese hangover this morning, but asset allocators still see plenty of potential in the nation's stockmarket.
Dan Vaughan has decided to take some time out from the industry after 13 years at Threadneedle.
Bluefield Partners is seeking to raise £150 million for a new London listed fund focused on solar energy investments.
The Office of Fair Trading has said it needs more time to look into BlackRock's acquisition of Credit Suisse's exchange traded funds business.
Cofunds chairman Charlie Eppinger has stepped down following Legal & General completing its takeover of the platform.
Investec Wealth & Investment has increased its profit by close to a third year-on-year.
The short Japanese government bonds (JGB) trade suddenly began to look at lot less fearsome last week
WH Ireland's John Scott has retired from the stockbroker's board, though will continue to run his Manchester clients' portfolios.
(Update) Lloyds has confirmed it will raise £450 million in gross proceeds by selling a further 15% of its stake in St James's Place.
We look at five share trades by professional investors in Weir, Fairpoint, Charles Taylor, Hummingbird Resources and Globo.
Lloyds Banking Group is to sell a further 77 million of its shares in St James's Place.
A weaker yen and private sector debt pile could sow seeds for next Asian crisis according to Stephanie Kretz, private banking investment strategist for Lombard Odier.
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