Saturday Papers: Tech tax deepens EU-US trade rift
And financial regulator is under pressure as Big Four accounting firms battle plans for reform.
Aviva stands firm on preference share threat as anger mounts
Aviva says 'irredeemable' status does not mean they can't be cancelled, as fund managers accuse insurer of treating investors unfairly.
Investors in £900m Beaufort Securities to get 80% to 90% of their money back
Investors in collapsed £900 million stockbroker and discretionary fund manager (DFM) Beaufort Securities can expect to get 80-90% of their investments back, New Model Adviser® has learned.
Sesame and Mazars sign Women in Finance charter
Sesame Bankhall Group and Mazars have become the latest firms to sign the Treasury's Women in Finance charter.
Phoenix firms: rising from the ashes of bad advice
Phoenix firms are the thorn in the side of the advice profession, which pays out to rescue customers hard done by from other people's failures. But what is the solution?
Reporting season: 18 lessons from 2017 results (so far)
It has been a very busy few weeks for annual results at some big firms. We have seen profit spikes and sales hikes, and even a shock de-merger. Click on to get a summary of all the big news.
SimplyBiz valued at £130m as it reveals IPO plans
Support services provider SimplyBiz has confirmed its plans to float with a listing on the Aim stock market next month which it hopes will give it a market capitalisation of £130 million.
In-specie saga: HMRC's tax relief denial defeated in court
HM Revenue & Customs has been told to allow pension tax relief at source on in-specie contributions, granting a provisional reprieve on what could amount to millions of pounds in tax money.
Friday Papers: Nato powers close ranks against Putin
And Rolls-Royce stays on the sidelines as GKN fights for survival.
Overnight Markets: S&P falls as trade war fears linger
Nasdaq composite also closed lower, but the Dow Jones rose.
Boutique tapes: if you want to get rich, work for Goldman Sachs
In the first edition of a four-part series, four boutique bosses reveal how they convince top fund managers to join them.
Frenkel Topping chair: why we are going it alone after sale attempt
Frenkel Topping executive chairman Paul Richardson told New Model Adviser® the company did not sell as planned last year because it realised it could grow as a company without the aid of a strategic partner.
Adviser profile: Claire Phillips of First Wealth
Despite plans to cut client numbers in half this year, Claire Phillips says First Wealth is committed to closing the advice gap and improving financial education