Baillie Gifford lifts Hargreaves Lansdown stake above 5%
The fund firm has ignored recent negative broker coverage to increase its stake in the Bristol-based wealth firm.
Citywire Group Ratings: The UK equity income stars
We explore our fund manager database to highlight those setting the pace in one of the UK's most competitive sectors.
Societe Generale meets wealth firm cost burden with new back office service
The firm has launched its wealth and investment management outsourcing solution into the UK, targeting mid-tier wealth firm burdened by rapidly evolving regulation.
Smart beta: which strategies can work best when?
Investors have tended to favour the mainstream capitalistion-weighted indices, but are they better off backing alternatively-weighted indices at different times in the cycle?
FSCS declares seven advice firms in default
The FSCS has declared seven advice firms in default.
Deutsche boosts ETF team with triple hire
Deutsche Asset & Wealth has bolstered its global passive team with a triple hire as the group’s exchange traded fund (ETF) range approaches €4 billion (£3.12 billion) in assets under management.
Phew! Next scorched by heat wave as RBS lifts FTSE
Fashion retailer Next claims warm weather hits sales as good news from Royal Bank of Scotland helps the FTSE 100 edge higher.
Franklin Templeton to rebrand & overhaul Morton's UK Blue Chip fund
Franklin Templeton is to rebrand its UK Blue Chip Income fund as UK Rising Dividends and change its objective to a multi-cap income focus.
JM Finn boss thanks ‘good humoured’ staff for suitability on 70% profit rise
JM Finn’s boss has thanked staff for their attitude towards suitability, after a £9 million fee and commission rise.
Brown Shipley hires C Hoare man to head wealth management
Brown Shipley has hired C Hoare & Co head of wealth solutions Roger Clark as head of wealth management.
Navigating geopolitical risk with ETFs
ETFGI’s Deborah Fuhr on how investors can use exchange-traded funds to position their portfolio.
Sarasin’s Boucher: why I like salmon with chocolate
Henry Boucher, manager of the £129 million Sarasin Food & Agriculture Opportunities fund, explains why he is gobbling up salmon and chocolate stocks.
Profile: Barclays' former advisory boss on his move into property
On paper, Rick Denton might have been expected to finish his career in banking
Is the great wealth manager recession upon us?
We ask leading investors whether Charles Stanley's second profit warning signifies trouble ahead for the wealth management sector.