Citywire Money: making the most of your money

Where do retail bonds fit in my portfolio?

by Jennifer Hill on Jul 30, 2014 at 07:00

Where do retail bonds fit in my portfolio?

Experts discuss how retail bonds, an increasingly viable alternative to bond funds, can form part of an investment portfolio.

Leave a comment

Barclays supports FTSE as investors shrug off sanctions

Jul 30, 2014 at 11:00

Barclays shares jump as results less bad than feared. Fresh Russia sanctions cause few ripples in markets.

Leave a comment

Bankers to be stripped of bonuses under new 'clawback' plan

Jul 30, 2014 at 11:16

The financial regulators have tightened the rules around bankers' pay and accountability.


Current account overdrafts: how much are you paying?

Jul 30, 2014 at 07:00

Confusion over how overdraft fees are calculated means some consumers are paying too much.

Leave a comment

Brazil's banks will boom even if Rousseff wins, says Fidelity star

Jul 30, 2014 at 12:42

Citywire AA-rated Nick Price is backing Brazilian and Nigerian banks to continue to shine and believes Samsung will struggle.

Leave a comment

New Model Adviser®: for professional financial planners

FCA appoints RDR architect David Geale as policy director

Jul 30, 2014 at 14:57

The FCA has appointed David Geale as director of policy.


Banks to approve in-house advisers under FCA plans

Jul 30, 2014 at 11:28

The FCA has changed how financial advisers within banks get approved.


FCA rules out financial rewards for whistle-blowers

Jul 30, 2014 at 10:54

The FCA has decided not to give financial incentives to whistleblowers.


Bankers face 10 year bonus clawback under new rules

Jul 30, 2014 at 11:36

The FCA and PRA have unveiled plans to clawback bankers' bonuses up to 10 years after they have been awarded.


Citywire Wealth Manager: for investment professionals

The top 10 least taxed countries in the world

Jul 30, 2014 at 13:28

International expatriation specialist Bradly Hackford has revealed the top 10 countries with low tax burderns across the world.  

Leave a comment

‘Old fashioned’ Jupiter takes the special route

Jul 30, 2014 at 12:59

While its rivals spend their hard earned cash on acquisitions, Jupiter intends to use its pile for rewarding shareholders and organic growth.  

Leave a comment

High Court delivers landmark ruling on staff poaching in broker row

Jul 30, 2014 at 10:37

The case was triggered by an employee of Sunrise Brokers who refused to work his notice period after accepting a job with a  rival firm.    

Leave a comment

Hedgie’s appeal against £2.7m fine rejected

Jul 30, 2014 at 12:58

A tribunal has dismissed an appeal by a former hedge fund boss against a £2.7 million fine for deliberately misrepresenting his fund’s value.

Leave a comment

Citywire Global: for international fund selectors

Argentina is not set for 2001 default redux, says LatAm star

Jul 31, 2014 at 00:01

Citywire AA-rated manager Charles Biderman says odds are high for an Argentinian default but crisis seen over a decade ago won't be repeated.

UK boutique soft launches leveraged long/short equity fund

Jul 30, 2014 at 13:06

Independent asset manager unveils new approach designed to build on existing European equity absolute return strategy.

Healthcare manager quits AXA IM

Jul 30, 2014 at 13:03

Former Citywire AA-rated sector specialist resigns following seven years with investment firm.

The Asian market investors can’t afford to ignore

Jul 30, 2014 at 12:31

Hermes’ Asia ex-Japan specialist says it is impossible to ignore the decade-low valuations present in this market.


New Model Adviser® features

Sorry, this link is not
quite ready yet