News by: David Campbell

Beat the Street: how get ahead of the Q3 earning surprises

by David Campbell on Oct 30, 2012 at 12:43

With the US earnings season if full swing we highlight eight graphs which offer a compelling insight into reporting patterns.

European Wealth boosts assets £120m with adviser buyout

by David Campbell on Oct 19, 2012 at 09:40

European Wealth Management has bought out Worcester financial planning business Bradley Stuart

Citywire Wealth Management Forum: Last chance to hear Saut speak

by David Campbell on Oct 17, 2012 at 00:01

US equity guru Jeffery Saut, chief investment strategist at Raymond James Investment Service, will be the star attraction at this year’s Citywire Wealth Management Forum in London on 6 November.

UK Inflation falls to near three year low of 2.2%

by David Campbell on Oct 16, 2012 at 09:46

The rate of inflation fell back to a near three year low of 2.2% in September as the sharp increase in energy costs witnessed during 2011 began to wash out of the system.

Hambro sells millions of Bumi shares as Rothschild quits on Bakrie row

by David Campbell, Dylan Lobo on Oct 16, 2012 at 07:45

Citywire A-rated Evy Hambro significantly sold down his stake in the Indonesian coal miner before news emerged that Nat Rothschild had quit the firm on Monday night as his row with the Bakrie family intensified.   

Investment Trust Insider: this tech fund is more than PEI in the sky

by David Campbell on Oct 16, 2012 at 00:01

Private Equity Investor is a fund that I hold in my pension fund. It is slowly returning cash to shareholders and has been reasonably successful over the past few years.

Data digging: 8 graphs on why Spain pain may have just begun

by David Campbell on Oct 12, 2012 at 13:03

Things are pretty bad in Spain but these graphs suggest the situation could be about to get a lot worse.  

Adviser Leads: how to pitch to Tim Piper of Easby Gale & Phillipson

by David Campbell on Oct 12, 2012 at 00:01

Simple, straightforward language, both in reporting and when dealing directly with clients.

Market moves: nine recent UK stock trades to catch our eye

by David Campbell on Oct 08, 2012 at 12:11

We take a look at some of the eye-catching stock trades over the last month from the likes of Giles Hargreave, Richard Placket and Soros.

Adviser Leads: how to pitch to Neville Pereira of Lubbock Financial

by David Campbell on Oct 05, 2012 at 00:01

A presentation geared towards a manager's own interests and not the client will normally break the pitch

Nasdaq faces second major trading disaster as Kraft goes parabolic

by David Campbell on Oct 04, 2012 at 08:39

Nasdaq has experienced its second major trading error this year after Kraft Foods surged by more than 30% in seconds following a share split yesterday, forcing the cancellation of deals.

Small cap star ramps Mattioli Woods stake as RDR approaches

by David Campbell on Oct 04, 2012 at 08:12

Small cap hedge fund manager David Newton, manager of the Helium Special Situation fund, has ramped up his investment in pensions administrator and investment manager Mattioli Woods.

IMF chief warns of 'lost decade' of global growth

by David Campbell on Oct 04, 2012 at 07:54

The world is less than half way through a lost decade of volatility and below trend global growth the International Monetary Fund’s chief economist Olivier Blanchard has said.

Wealth Manager: Church House CEO Mahon on a career of managed risks

by David Campbell on Oct 04, 2012 at 00:01

Mahon and his co-founders have wholeheartedly embraced the freedom of opportunity granted to them, with assets growing at an annualised rate of between 15% and 20%

Eight graphs highlighting the long-term bear case for commodities

by David Campbell on Oct 02, 2012 at 12:06

QE3 may have given commodities a short-term boost but the long time outlook for the asset class is far from clear.

Giles Hargreave pumps up volume in Bruno Brookes firm

by David Campbell on Oct 02, 2012 at 07:00

Citywire AAA-rated Gile Hargreave has lifted his position in Immedia, the company founded by former Radio 1 DJ Bruno Brookes, above the 10% mark.

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