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Property still depressed across UK
The property market continues to be characterised by falling house prices and activity levels remaining flat and at relatively depressed levels.
Wealth advisers turn to discretionaries in hunt for fees
Almost two-thirds of wealth advisers are using discretionary fund managers to help shape their investment propositions.
Mercer appoints Williams as wealth head
Chief operating officer Cara Williams has been promoted to the role in the firm's bid to accelerate growth of its wealth management proposition.
Barings' director of charities James Codrington quits firm for Rathbones
Director of charities James Codrington will leave the firm to join Rathbones in the coming months
Barclays Wealth appoints Berchem as MD and UK private banking boss
Christian Berchem has been appointed managing director and head of high net worth for the UK & Ireland Private Bank at Barclays Wealth.
Iveagh warns of double dip risks
Iveagh has this week released its quarterly investment strategy report, which suggests that another economic plunge cannot be ruled out
Stocktake: Thesis explains why it sees a long term case for gilts
Thesis Asset Management CIO and Optima Bond manager Michael Lally puts the bull case for UK sovereign debt.
Kleinwort Benson hires Schroders duo and buys family firm
The firm's chief executive Sally Tennant is continuing her expansion plans by hiring two senior bankers from Schroders and acquiring family office Karrig Strategic Capital
Apcims blasts FSA over wealth manager categorization
Apcims suggests that the FSA is too focused on the IFA market and thus their attempt to understand wealth managers could prove 'meaningless.'
Wealth Manager: Duncan Gwyther of Quilter on continuity through changing ownership
The notion of a small firm mentality is a line regularly trotted out by companies of all sizes, but it rings true at Quilter. There is a sense that sticking Citi’s name, with all it represents, in front of Quilter’s own just didn’t suit the character of the firm.
Profile: why Chris Wyllie joined Connor Broadley
Professional footballers are not renowned for their financial acumen, but former Millwall player James Connor is an exception to the rule
Profile: Sarasin's quant boss on how smart beta is shaping private client strategy
Sarasin's head of quant on how private client strategies are having to evolve in an era of smart beta