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Alliance Bernstein: unpicking the $490bn giant’s UK plan

Alliance Bernstein (AB) may be well known in the US and has $490 billion (£392 billion) in assets across 22 countries, but in the UK retail market it has only just started to make its move.

Was Rathbones' private office launch a mistake?

N+1 Singer has questioned Rathbones' decision to enter the private office market a bearish note on the wealth firm.

Should Mifid II be reviewed post-Brexit?

Think tank New City Initiative has called for parts of Mifid II to be reviewed after Brexit. We asked our readers if they agree.

What the top wealth firms pay their executives

St James’s Place’s (SJP) decision to increase the maximum annual bonus for its executive directors earlier this month brought its remuneration in line with some of its peers, but also highlighted the discrepancies between what different wealth firms pay.

PassiveBeat: Amazon’s advice for active fund managers

Jeff Bezos' latest letter to Amazon shareholders has implications for active fund managers grappling with only half the challenge from low-cost, index-tracking funds.

Spotting the next crisis: time for fund managers to beware?

Dr Quintin Rayer, head of research at P1 Investment Management, believes financial professionals seem to focus more on the upside

Falling knives: the value traps to avoid in the hunt for yield

How should managers ensure they do not overreach in the search for yield and tumble into value traps?

Data overload: how to turn Mifid II to your advantage

Data, data and more data. There will be an overload of several different types of data following the implementation of Mifid II. But can wealth managers find ways to actually use it?

Time for wealth management to ‘indulge digital minds’

Innovation strategist Anders Sorman-Nilsson and data journalist David McCandless discuss the importance of data and digital touchpoints for wealth managers.

Hidden jewel to major player: Walker Crips’ 5-year journey

Mark Rushton described how his firm quadrupled its assets under management in the last five years.

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Miton's Wright: looking beyond the obvious Trump trade

Miton's Jim Wright talks to Wealth Manager about his newly launched Global Infrastructure Income fund.