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The premier league: the top 10 selling funds in 2014
The top 10 reveals a distinct income bias and a massive concentration of assets flowing into a handful of names, with the UK’s most popular fund taking in more money than the next three best-sellers combined, in the seven months to the end of July.
SLI unveils manager line up on former Ignis funds
Standard Life Investments (SLI) has now transferred over £11 billion of assets from Ignis, following its acquisition of the asset manager.
Rothschild hires JP Morgan research boss as investment head
Rothschild Wealth Management has hired Robert Blaxland for the newly created role of head of investments.
Troy hires Rothschild man to manage Spectrum fund
Troy Asset Management has hired Tom Yeowart to manage its £85 million Spectrum fund.
Albert Edwards: 'I can hear the hissing of the stock market bubble bursting'
SocGen’s Albert Edwards says the ‘share buyback party’ that has been driving the stock market is over and he can hear the ‘hissing’ of the stock market bubble starting to burst.
Fore! Why golf is bad for investors' wealth
Investors are betting on declining interest in golf with companies that have exposure to the sport coming under increased short-selling pressure.
Elcot takes 25% stake in Premier Asset Management
Electra Partners has offloaded 25.1% of its stake in Premier Asset Management to Elcot Capital Management in a £10 million deal.
Scottish business leaders unite against independence
An open letter to the Scottish people from 120 business leaders is calling on them to back the union to ensure Scotland's economy continues growing.
RBS fined £14.5m for mortgage advice failings
The Financial Conduct Authority has fined the Royal Bank of Scotland and NatWest £14.5 million for advice failings around mortgage sales.
Scottish independence could spark mass pension crisis
A Scottish 'yes' vote in next month's independence referendum could spark a massive pension crisis at some of the UK's largest companies, rendering retirement schemes 'unaffordable', warns JP Morgan.
Gervais Williams: the real reason to worry about Quindell
Citywire AA-rated manager Gervais Williams has argued that sentiment is the true danger to Quindell.
AA-rated Lofthouse: 'maverick' tobacco settlements won't stop M&A
Henderson International Income trust manager Ben Lofthouse shares his thoughts on recent developments in the tobacco sector in this video.
Profile: Quilter Cheviot boss Baines sees more consolidation ahead
Nineteen months on from the merger of Quilter Cheviot chief executive Martin Baines says the deal is now paying dividends.
Profile: how Matthew Butcher is carving a new role at Dart Capital
The wealth management industry is undergoing a profound period of change: whether it wants to admit it or not.