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Psigma poaches Rathbones’ Faulkner for Birmingham branch
Psigma Investment Management has poached Rathbones investment director Daniel Faulkner (pictured), as it looks to build up its regional presence.
IFG Group announces new CEO in boardroom restructure
IFG Group has announced it will have a new group chief executive following a boardroom reshuffle.
Jupiter sees £1.3bn net outflows in Q1 with fixed income the key driver
Jupiter Fund Management reported net outflows of £1.3 billion in the first quarter with withdrawals from its fixed income strategies the key driver.
From flat packs to $5.5bn boutique: the rise of Oldfield Partners
Thirteen years on from its early days in a cramped office on London’s Buckingham Palace Road, the company now has a team of 31 and manages $5.5 billion
First Trust launches blockchain ETF
First Trust Global Portfolios has launched what it claims is the first blockchain Ucits exchange traded fund (ETF).
Waverton takes £341k writedown hit on boutique acquisition
Waverton Investment Management has written down the value of its 2CG Senhouse acquisition by more than a third, taking a £341,000 hit.
'We're not Beaufort Securities!' Dealing with mistaken identity
How firms can deal with a case of mistaken corporate identity?
FCA bans fund manager 'box profits'
The new rules will come into effect on 1 April 2019, giving the industry time to adapt to potential complexities around how this is administered.
‘I’ll be back’: Arnie returns for new FCA ad campaign
Terminator star Arnold Schwarzenegger is to return in a new advert for the FCA
First blockchain structured product launched out of FCA’s sandbox
What is believed to be the first blockchain-based structured product has become the latest innovation to emerge from the Financial Conduct Authority’s regulatory sandbox.
Shrimp wars: the Indian commodity that could get caught in the net
As the world’s two largest economies exchange tit for tat, putting tariffs on key goods, the impact of president Donald Trump’s policies are being felt at the periphery by a commodity not that widely discussed.
Predicting the future: a problem in asset management
It's crucial that firms have a grasp on where things are heading so they can remain competitive, says Neill Vanlint of GoldenSource Corporation.
Surprise at Mifid II ‘bill shock’ warning
If you were confused about the statement from Electronic Research Interchange (Eric) warning fund firms could be facing unexpected research costs, you are not alone.