Latest News - Frank Talbot
How did FCA decide on the 'closet tracker 64'?
The FCA draws line between active and passive, but has failed to tell us where that line is or who is at fault.
Revealed: 10 fund managers consistently beating the competition
We explore the Citywire database to highlight the 10 fund managers that consistently leave their rivals in the shade.
Tale of the tape: how Aberdeen and SLI's managers compare
We use our database and unique manager and group ratings to reveal what the UK’s largest asset manager would look like.
Standard-Aberdeen: what Scottish giant would offer investors
Citywire's head of investment research, Frank Talbot, sizes up the £11 billion mega-merger.
JP Morgan's Stubbs believes US equities are in a sweet spot
David Stubbs, J.P. Morgan Asset Management’s Global Macro Strategist, sees reasons to be positive in light of Trump's election victory.
Kings of the world: the fund groups leading global equities
In this week's number crunch we take a look at the fund firms putting in the best performance in global equities.
Group ratings: the emerging market maestros
When it comes to investment focus emerging markets is one of the more complex. We highlight the group's which have navigated the region best over the long term.
Citywire Selection: our 19 star fund picks
The Citywire Selection team outline their latest 'Star Pick' funds, covering all the major investment areas.
Six month crunch: Fidelity grabs Citywire Group Ratings top spot
In our bi-annual review, Fidelity has replaced JP Morgan at the top with a record-equalling 35 ratings.
Finding a silver lining in sterling's collapse
It’s hard to escape the news that sterling is taking a hammering
FCA Mifid probe should address research 'conflicts'
Fund consultants have welcomed the FCA's investigation into how Mifid II is functioning around five months after the new rules were introduced.
The existential crisis facing wealth managers
A new study underlines the impact artificial intelligence is having on wealth management
Why Speirs & Jeffrey was forced to sell to Rathbones
In a letter to clients, Speirs and Jeffrey chief Russell Crichton outlined why Scotland's biggest wealth manager had to give up 112 years of independence.