Citywire Money: making the most of your money

How to stay Sharpe with investment trusts

by Gavin Lumsden on Jul 22, 2014 at 14:53

How to stay Sharpe with investment trusts

Issue 11 of our e-zine explains how to pick good investment trusts, invest in the US and where there are buying opportunities.

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How to keep your finances healthy for a long retirement

Jul 22, 2014 at 16:22

People often underestimate how long they will live. Professor Les Mayhew suggests how to think about this positive fact and prevent it becoming a negative in retirement.

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Burford Capital launches retail bond paying 6.5%

Jul 22, 2014 at 16:06

Corporate litigation fund, backed by fund manager Neil Woodford, looks to raise £75 million from investors.

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FTSE jumps as Ukraine tensions show signs of easing

Jul 22, 2014 at 10:09

Sentiment improves as Ukrainian separatists agree to hand over black boxes of crashed plane. Tesco gives back yesterday's gains.

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The Expert View: Tesco, big pension providers & Babcock

Jul 22, 2014 at 05:01

Our daily roundup of the best analyst commentary on shares, also including Sage and Schroders Real Estate.

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New Model Adviser®: for professional financial planners

Gov't cuts deferred state pension increase rate

Jul 22, 2014 at 13:31

Increases to defered state pension payments will be sharply cut.

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Advisers hit out at guidance guarantee levy proposals

Jul 22, 2014 at 07:56

Advisers angry they may foot 30% of the guidance bill.

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Sipp complaints rise as overall FOS cases fall

Jul 22, 2014 at 08:02

The FOS has seen a sharp drop in new complaints.

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Alliance Trust launches new ethical funds

Jul 22, 2014 at 13:06

Alliance Trust has launched two new ethical funds.

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Citywire Wealth Manager: for investment professionals

Empower me! 10 ways wealth management has to change by 2030

Jul 22, 2014 at 07:00

The credit crisis, regulation, technology and ethics are changing the face of of wealth management. University professor and ex-Citibank private banker Dr Teodoro Cocca gets his crystal ball out and takes us to 2030.  

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Ex-JP Morgan Cazenove banker loses battle against £450k FCA fine

Jul 22, 2014 at 10:22

Ian Hannam has lost his two-year battle against a £450,000 fine imposed by the FCA for market abuse.  

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Arbuthnot to sell structured products business

Jul 22, 2014 at 08:05

Arbuthnot Latham is to sell Gilliat Financial Solutions following the structured product arm's return to profitability.

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Barclays Glasgow wealth boss moves south to lead Bournemouth

Jul 22, 2014 at 08:01

Craig Jamieson is to leave his post in Glasgow to spearhead the firm's push in the south.

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Citywire Global: for international fund selectors

Equity manager quits French boutique to join rival

Jul 22, 2014 at 13:29

Paris-based investor steps down from two funds and assumes role at independent investment firm.

Russia, oil, tapering: how macro tensions will impact Asian bonds

Jul 22, 2014 at 13:14

Nikko AM's investment director Bertram Sarmago reveals the dangers facing the region's fixed income sector.

Now’s the time to consider adding EMs, says global equity chief

Jul 22, 2014 at 12:57

Henderson's Matthew Beesley is eying the market for the first time in two years as he attempts to pounce on mis-priced opportunities.

US equities: the best fund managers of the past five years revealed

Jul 22, 2014 at 12:47

Citywire Global digs into the database of recently added US mutual fund managers to uncover the standout performers.

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