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Independent Scotland would face banking crisis says S&P

by David Campbell on Apr 24, 2014 at 07:48

Scottish banks would manage assets worth more than 10 times GDP if the country chose to break with the rest of the UK

Continued appetite for euro equity drives Henderson AUM

by David Campbell on Apr 24, 2014 at 07:48

Henderson Group reported net inflows of £3 billion over the first quarter

The Expert View: Thomas Cook, Associated British Foods, ITV

by Michelle McGagh on Apr 24, 2014 at 05:01

Our daily roundup of the best analyst commentary on shares, also including Premier Foods and SIG.

Thursday Papers: Deutsche Bank under pressure to raise capital

by Himanshu Singh on Apr 24, 2014 at 04:09

And the mood in Britain's factories is at its most upbeat in more than 40 years, a survey by the CBI shows.

Barclays reveals ‘significant’ drop in fixed income earnings

by Robert St George on Apr 24, 2014 at 10:34

Antony Jenkins, chief executive of Barclays, has warned that the profitability of the bank’s fixed income division fell sharply in the first three months of the year.

WM bonus caps: how will sector respond to changed incentives?

by Elsa Buchanan on Apr 24, 2014 at 08:48

Could rising base salaries tackle the age-old dilemma of encouraging positive behaviours and avoiding conflicts of interest?

Brooks signs outsourcing deal with major accountancy chain

by David Campbell on Apr 24, 2014 at 08:33

Brooks Macdonald has signed a deal allowing it to offer its portfolio management services to Reeves

SJP adds new strategy to Artisan fund

by Robert St George on Apr 24, 2014 at 07:46

St James’s Place has named a new manager with a new strategy to the £3.5 billion mandate run for it by Artisan Partners.

Overnight Markets: US stocks snap six-day winning streak

by Himanshu Singh on Apr 24, 2014 at 04:16

Shares declined after reports showed weakness in home sales and global manufacturing.

SJP soft-closes Asante and Wood funds

by Robert St George on Apr 23, 2014 at 15:28

St James’s Place has shut its portfolios run by First State’s Jonathan Asante and JO Hambro’s John Wood to new money.

Mohammed El Erian: life after Pimco

by Danielle Levy on Apr 23, 2014 at 15:28

Ex-Pimco chief Mohammed El-Erian has said he has no immediate plans to go back into the world of investment and may even opt to find a new career post his shock exit from bond giant Pimco.

Do fund managers suffer the Moyes effect?

by Daniel Grote on Apr 23, 2014 at 15:24

Following in the footsteps of a great manager can be a tough task, as David Moyes' experience at Manchester United shows.

Andrew Ross: Schroders will not become an ‘acquisition machine’

by Danielle Levy on Apr 23, 2014 at 14:43

Schroders is unlikely to become a participant in the wave of M&A activity that is currently hitting the UK's wealth management sector.

Performance review: UBS Wealth duo bet on a weaker euro

by Elsa Buchanan on Apr 23, 2014 at 14:11

UBS Wealth duo on backing European equities, a key beneficiary of a weaker euro

The five FATCA facts you may have missed

by Elsa Buchanan on Apr 23, 2014 at 14:02

Wealth Manager has compiled some facts that may have slipped your mind.

Schroders streamlines fund range

by Robert St George on Apr 23, 2014 at 10:29

Schroders has shut two funds stuck in out-of-favour asset classes.

Primark's US ambitions prop up FTSE

by Daniel Grote on Apr 23, 2014 at 10:28

Associated British Foods the star FTSE performer as it announces the launch of Primark stores in the US.

FSCS levy hike reignites debate about how costs are apportioned

by Elsa Buchanan on Apr 23, 2014 at 10:26

Wealth firms are still losing out under the revamped Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS), chief executives and the Wealth Management Association (WMA) have warned.

Lombard Odier’s Corrigan: back BBB/BB bonds

by Robert St George on Apr 23, 2014 at 10:20

Kevin Corrigan, head of credit management in Lombard Odier’s fixed income and currencies group, argues that the BBB/BB space is the most attractive in the bond world.

Former Brewin Dolphin director resurfaces at Rathbones

by Robert St George on Apr 23, 2014 at 10:17

Rathbones has recruited former Brewin Dolphin divisional director Fiona McClelland.

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