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Skittish world market underplays impact of Ebola outbreak in Africa
This week I caught up with James Maltin from Rathbones and Investec’s Charles Hawkins, fellow cyclists on the epic journey from London to Paris in June, writes Libby Ashby.
India, infrastructure and an inflection point in energy investing
Libby Ashby discuss this week’s hot topics with leading wealth managers
East Anglian wealth firms enjoying today, planning for tomorrow
Escaping the heat of London, I headed to Ipswich this week to catch up with wealth managers in East Anglia, writes Libby Ashby.
Can Tesco's new chief turn things around: We ask eight readers
S&P increased the pressure on Tesco today with a downgrade. Last week we asked eight wealth managers whether the supermarket's new chief David Lewis can turn things around.
Rathbones’ Winchester office engages with local youth
I’m on a quest to find out how wealth management firms are getting involved with their local communities – what they’re doing for charity, which events they’re sponsoring or anything else that’s a little bit different, writes Libby Ashby.
Rowan Dartington programme nurtures young potential
In my search for wealth management firms enriching their local communities, I caught up with Graham Coxell, executive chairman of Rowan Dartington, to hear about the firm’s sponsorship of the Bristol Leadership Programme (BLP), writes Libby Ashby.
Vestra Partnership helps clients deal with life’s questions
There might not be an obvious link between philosophy and wealth management but this week, I met David Scott, founding partner of Vestra Wealth, to hear about the firm’s partnership with the School of Life, writes Libby Ashby.
7 wealth managers' top Commonwealth countries to invest in
With the Commonwealth Games now in full swing, we asked seven wealth managers which of the competing countries they would choose to invest in.
In Yorkshire with le Tour de France
London to Paris may be over but I’m yet to escape the world of cycling, writes Libby Ashby.
London to Paris cycle 2014: photos & the fastest wealth manager
Last month 20 wealth managers and yours truly set off on an epic cycle journey between two iconic cities, raising some £800,000 for the blood cancer charity, Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research.
BlackRock UK Special Sits: when will we sell our star holdings?
What would prompt Roland Arnold to sell the likes of Ashtead and Howden?
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.