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GP charged with soliciting murder of Brown Shipley adviser, in horror accident
A GP who has been charged with attempting to hire a hitman to kill a Brown Shipley financial adviser is in intensive care after being involved in a serious road accident.
Private client law giant snaps up sports specialist
Private client law firm Charles Russell Speechlys has snapped up specialist sports law company Couchmans.
Boutique wealth firm unveils online investment service
City-based boutique TAM Asset Management has launched an online investment service and signed up its first IFA partner.
Bubble popping? Bitcoin more than halves in crazy 48 hours
Bitcoin more than halved from its peak yesterday in a crazy 48 hours of trading, before recovering back to a five figure value.
Adam & Co wealth manager joins high-flying fund boutique
Boutique small cap house Amati Global Investors has hired former Adam & Co hotshot Anna Wilson (née Croze) as a UK fund manager.
Carillion creditors could receive under 1p in the £1
The companies owed money by collapsed construction firm Carillion, could receive as little as 1p for every £1 owed.
Netwealth posts £3.1m loss following big capital raise
Netwealth posted a £3.1 million loss in its last year, underlining the long road to profitability for online investment management companies.
Polar Capital posts 'pleasing' net inflows of £597 million in Q4
Polar Capital posted net inflows of £597 million in the fourth quarter, pushing assets under management (AUM) up to a record £11.7 billion.
City worker cleared of threatening to bomb Southern Rail to 'f*cking smithereens’
The foulmouthed diatribe also saw furious commuter David Davies wish Southern’s CEO a ‘slow and painful death’, as he ominously added that ‘this is not a hoax’.
Jupiter’s net inflows surge more than fivefold in 2017
Jupiter Fund Management's net inflows rose by more than fivefold to reach £5.5 billion in 2017, helping drive assets under management (AUM) up 24.5% to £50.2 billion over the year.
Cryptocurrency the main target for scammers in 2018
As CryptoMania grips financial markets, wealth and asset managers won't be the only ones looking to exploit the frenzy.
12 wealth and fund firms to watch in 2018
From new growth strategies to acquisition plans, we highlight the firms to watch in 2018.
Iress's Walsh: Why GDPR can drive trust in financial services
Iress CEO Andrew Walsh explains why he believes the new regulation can help rebuild consumer trust in the industry.