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OMGI hands Hargreaves £63m account as it axes ISAs
Hargreaves Lansdown is to take over 3,200 clients from Old Mutual Global Investors as the latter withdraws from the ISA market.
Mini-bond firm finally ordered to cease activity by FCA
The company that promoted a number of mini-bonds that lost investors £15.2 million has been ordered to ‘cease all regulated activity’ FCA.
Electoral Commission reopens Vote Leave probe
Ahead of the vote in June 2016, the campaign paid £625,000 for bills allegedly run up by student Darren Grimes with a digital agency.
Supreme Court backs HMRC in £1bn tax avoidance scheme
The Supreme Court ruled in favour of HMRC yesterday in a case against users of a failed tax avoidance film partnership scheme.
Investors in Fergie film scheme to sue banks for £100m
Almost 200 members of a tax avoidance scheme, including celebrities and sports stars, are suing Disney and three banks.
Towry takeover boosts Tilney’s revenues by £52.6m
Tilney Group has certainly reaped the rewards of the Towry money machine in 2016, with the latter contributing £52.6 million to the firm’s revenues in the five months to the year’s end.
Hargreaves records £1.5bn inflow benefiting from botched rival launch
Hargreaves Lansdown seems to have benefited from issues at a competitor with ‘significant transfer activity’ driving up assets under administration to £82 billion.
Standard Life joins fund price cutting war
Standard Life Investments has announced that it will cut the annual management charge on a number of funds in its MyFolio range.
Wealth firm acquires second advice business this year
Progeny Group, a boutique headquartered in Leeds, has acquired Chestergate Financial Planning, for an undisclosed sum.
Tilney appoints new chief exec as Peter Hall steps down
Chris Woodhouse will replace Hall as chief executive of the national wealth manager.
We quiz Standard Life chief on 1825 and Elevate
In this final instalment of our exclusive interview, Standard Life chief executive Barry O'Dwyer answers Citywire's questions about the company's restricted advice arm 1825, and brands the Elevate platform deal a 'fantastic success'.
CIO Tapes 2: two warnings and a lot of optimism
Our group of leading asset management CIOs see a lot of opportunities – and overseas investors are buying UK too
Adviser Profile: Andy Springford and Natalie Wright of Mazars
Andy Springford and Natalie Wright personify the high standards expected of young advisers at Mazars Financial Planning, as the future-facing firm looks to achieve revenue of £20 million by 2021