10 UK property hotspots in 2017
A study from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) highlights the parts of the UK where house prices rose by the most in 2017.
10 UK property blackspots in 2017
A study from the Office for National Statistics highlights 10 parts of the UK which suffered the steepest residential property price falls in 2017.
AXA IM Framlington restructures research team on five themes
The firm has restructured its research team to focus on five thematic areas, as it boosts its long-term, active management capabilities.
R&M hires ex-Aviva Investors boss to beef up compliance
River & Mercantile has hired former Aviva Investors boss and Baring executive John Misselbrook to head a new risk management committee
Regional Stars Awards 2018: South East shortlist revealed
We reveal the five offices to make the South East shortlist in our annual regional wealth manager awards.
Standard Life Aberdeen: Carillion wouldn't listen to us
The fund house has defended its Carillion stance in a letter to MPs, saying meetings with the collapsed construction firm had left it deeply concerned.
FTSE takes breather after downbeat Benckiser
UK stock market rally pauses after after consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser issues cautious outlook in its annual results.
Helena Morrissey and Alex Darwall join group backing Brexit
Legal & General Investment Management’s (LGIM) Dame Helena Morrissey and Jupiter’s Citywire AA-rated Alex Darwall have joined 37 senior professionals backing Brexit.
Close Brothers introduces all-in fee
The move is in response to the FCA's criticism over lack of clear disclosure around fund costs in the industry.
Investment Association launches fintech incubator
The Investment Association (IA) is to launch a fintech incubator in an attempt to speed up the adoption of new emergent technology across asset management.
What is the best way to pay wealth managers?
WH Ireland recently joined Charles Stanley in paying its wealth managers based on performance rather than revenue.
Iress: a grand technological wealth design
Efficiency is too often seen as an end in itself, when in reality it should be a natural outcome of a broader approach, writes Richard Ross, digital product manager at Iress.
Mifid II conundrum: how do managers value good research?
A number of brokers, including WH Ireland, have been able to put out their research for free.