News by: Danielle Levy

Cable warns FTSE chiefs to curb exec pay ahead of Barclays meet

by Danielle Levy on Apr 23, 2014 at 07:33

Business secretary Vince Cable has warned of further government intervention unless executive pay rises are curbed.

Towry chief Fisher to be replaced by Prudential UK head

by Danielle Levy on Apr 16, 2014 at 10:52

Towry chief Andrew Fisher is to leave and will be replaced by Prudential UK head Rob Devey.

Hargreaves welcomes Woodford launch as assets breach £45bn

by Danielle Levy on Apr 16, 2014 at 08:03

Hargreaves Lansdown's revenue rose 8% over the past nine months as the group transitioned for RDR rules.

Charles Stanley warns profits 10% lower than expectations

by Danielle Levy on Apr 16, 2014 at 07:25

Post-RDR consultancy and IT costs have weighed on profitability at the wealth management group.

MacKinnon: Regulation, not profitability, motivated Ingenious deal

by Danielle Levy on Apr 14, 2014 at 14:44

Thurleigh founder Charles MacKinnon said there was no ‘burning building’, with the deal motivated bya three to five-year view on regulation.

What the UK’s wealthy think of the RDR

by Danielle Levy on Apr 14, 2014 at 10:15

A study by Pershing reveals that wealthy clients understand the outcomes of the RDR but view advice as more expensive since the regulation was introduced.

30% of UK's wealthy say advice more expensive post-RDR

by Danielle Levy on Apr 14, 2014 at 10:15

Over a fifth of wealthy clients are considering switching adviser or wealth manager since the introduction of the far-reaching regulation.

Brewin deputy equity research head Salvesen to exit

by Danielle Levy on Apr 11, 2014 at 15:02

Brewin Dolphin’s research team will see another departure.

Brewin vs Charles Stanley: rival CEOs speak out

by Danielle Levy on Apr 11, 2014 at 10:55

Brewin Dolphin’s decision to sue rival firm Charles Stanley has received backing from competitor CEOs. However, some have concerns about the broader fallout for the industry.

RBS deal could spark divi return

by Danielle Levy on Apr 10, 2014 at 08:11

Royal Bank of Scotland has negotiated the removal of a barrier to dividend payments.

Polar Capital buoyed by 83% asset boost

by Danielle Levy on Apr 10, 2014 at 08:02

Asset manager Polar Capital has navigated a challenging quarter as assets breach the $13 billion mark.

Lord Myners quits Co-op amid governance review

by Danielle Levy on Apr 10, 2014 at 07:44

The Co-op has suffered another high profile departure as senior independent director Lord Myners departs.

Hargreaves tops FCA's investments complaints list

by Danielle Levy on Apr 09, 2014 at 09:30

FCA data also revealed Barclays attracted the most complaints from its clients at a firm level.

Stanhope plans Channel Islands growth with double hire

by Danielle Levy on Apr 08, 2014 at 11:34

Stanhope Capital hopes to grow Channel Islands' business with the appointment of David Nolan and Jonathan Overland.

City Financial to buy Iveagh funds business

by Danielle Levy on Apr 04, 2014 at 14:06

City Financial is set to acquire Iveagh's funds business, with CIO Chris Wyllie moving over as part of the deal.

AXA Wealth cuts pricing for larger portfolios

by Danielle Levy on Apr 04, 2014 at 09:28

AXA Wealth has unveiled reduced charges for larger portfolios on its Elevate platform.

Ingenious AM and Thurleigh to merge

by Danielle Levy on Apr 03, 2014 at 09:29

Ingenious Asset Management and Thurleigh are to join forces.

Profile: Castlebay's Barclays alumni on four rules to build a boutique

by Danielle Levy on Apr 03, 2014 at 00:01

Glasgow boutique Castlebay was launched by former Barclays bankers David Ridland and David MacNeil

Pru chief takes home £8.7m in 2013

by Danielle Levy on Apr 02, 2014 at 07:58

Prudential chief Tidjane Thiam was only the insurer’s third-highest paid employee, with 10 of its senior team awarded a total pot of £72 million.

Osborne warns of disciplinary action post-FCA zombie fund fiasco

by Danielle Levy on Apr 02, 2014 at 07:31

Chancellor warns FCA that disciplinary action should follow the muddled way it revealed a probe into the insurance industry, as John Griffith-Jones responds

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