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R&M hires ex-Aviva Investors boss to beef up compliance
River & Mercantile has hired former Aviva Investors boss and Baring executive John Misselbrook to head a new risk management committee
ARC launches private client IHT index
Performance benchmarking service ARC has launched the ARC Inheritance Tax Portfolio Index, tracking the returns of tax efficient mandates.
May to seek City 'wish list' deal on Brexit financial services
The UK will seek an ambitious ‘mutual recognition’ deal governing European financial services following Brexi
Nicky Morgan writes to fund giants demanding gender equality
Chair of the Treasury Select Committee Nicky Morgan has written to some of the City’s biggest fund and banking groups demanding take action on gender equality
Lloyds pulls £109bn portfolio from Standard Life Aberdeen
Business takes £40 million hit to balance sheet from removal of funds
Fund giants bid for £5.5bn crisis era 'toxic' assets
Almost a decade after their nationalisation, a £5.5 billion portfolio of pre-crisis mortgages is the subject of a bidding war
Barclays faces trial over $3 billion Qatar loan
Barclays has been charged by the Serious Fraud Office over a $3 billion (£2.1 billion) loan granted to Qatar.
Soros ups anti-Brexit donation following 'smear campaign'
George Soros has pledged to add a further £100,000 to a £400,000 donation to Britain’s leading anti-Brexit campaign
4 shares the pros are buying and selling
Our regular roundup of trades by professional investors, featuring Paddy Power Betfair, Mattioli Woods, Quarto and Tatton.
'Lender of last resort' took homes for loans of just £2k
Dharam Prakash Gopee was found to have illegally run a money lending business between 2012 and 2016
What is the best way to pay wealth managers?
WH Ireland recently joined Charles Stanley in paying its wealth managers based on performance rather than revenue.
Iress: a grand technological wealth design
Efficiency is too often seen as an end in itself, when in reality it should be a natural outcome of a broader approach, writes Richard Ross, digital product manager at Iress.
Mifid II conundrum: how do managers value good research?
A number of brokers, including WH Ireland, have been able to put out their research for free.