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Canaccord Wealth's Jukes: why bitcoin could cause disruption

by Elsa Buchanan on Apr 17, 2014 at 11:56

Robert Jukes, global strategist at Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management offers an insight into his investment thinking and outlines the potential impact of the rise of crypto-currencies.

Citywire Scotland: the Turnberry countdown begins

on Apr 16, 2014 at 15:39

We can confirm a star-studded line up for our annual event in Turnberry running on 19-20 June. 

Henderson hires ex-Thames River partner as EM debt head

by Chris Sloley on Apr 16, 2014 at 13:10

Mark Drew joins forces with Citywire A-rated Stephen Thariyan at Henderson.

Franklin drops Templeton name from fund range

by Robert St George on Apr 16, 2014 at 13:00

Sir John Templeton’s name has been stripped from 15 funds managed by Franklin Templeton.

Chatfeild-Roberts buys property for first time in more than 10 years

by Dylan Lobo on Apr 15, 2014 at 15:10

The search for income has drawn Jupiter chief investment officer John Chatfeild-Roberts to the asset class after a lengthy absence.

Aviva hires Friends Life CIO for new investment role in Munro's team

by Eleanor Lawrie on Apr 15, 2014 at 11:19

As director of client solutions Mark Versey wil play a key role in delivering Aviva Investors' chief executive Euan Munro strategy for the firm.  

Five reasons why buying wealth firms may be too consensual

by Robert St George on Apr 15, 2014 at 10:48

Has buying stock in the listed wealth managers become too crowded a trade?

Consumer price inflation continues to slide

by David Campbell on Apr 15, 2014 at 09:42

Consumer price inflation (CPI) continued its nine month slide in March falling from 1.7% to 1.6% over the month

Performance review: SGPB Hambros’ Haynes recycles US profit into Europe

by Elsa Buchanan on Apr 15, 2014 at 09:41

SocGen's Peter Haynes on taking profits on US positions and moving into Europe.

EU promises crackdown on high frequency trading

by David Campbell on Apr 15, 2014 at 07:47

European regulators have promised the ‘strictest regulations for high frequency trading in the world’

Stewart Cowley: the extraction of wisdom

by Stewart Cowley on Apr 14, 2014 at 14:30

As Old Mutual's bond guru recovers from a wisdom tooth operation, he anticipates a whole new taste sensation from markets after Mario Draghi finally 'gets it'.  

Former AXA high yield head joins Neuberger Berman

by Eleanor Lawrie on Apr 14, 2014 at 10:09

Andrew Wilmont will be lead European high yield portfolio manager.

Who won & lost in a dramatic year for UK All Companies funds

by Robert St George on Apr 11, 2014 at 14:35

Citywire Discovery reveals the winners and losers after a year of big change in the UK All Companies sector, which saw one of its stars, Richard Buxton, change jobs.

Jupiter assets swell by £0.5 billion in Q1

by Robert St George on Apr 11, 2014 at 09:36

More than half a billion pounds flowed into Jupiter Fund Management during the first three months of the year.

Tidjane Thiam: I was wrong about the ‘magician’ Woolnough

by Dylan Lobo on Apr 11, 2014 at 07:35

The Prudential chief made a guest appearance at M&G's annual investment conference in France and admitted he underestimated just how popular this asset management arm would be on the continent.

AAA-rated Wright: the UK's 'great unsung' ethical companies

by Robert St George on Apr 10, 2014 at 13:55

Chris Wright, the Citywire AAA-rated manager of the Premier Ethical fund, tells Wealth Manager that cynics would be wrong to dismiss ethical investing.

Kames' $50bn bond boss: my yield curve taper trades

by David Campbell on Apr 10, 2014 at 13:52

Kames head of fixed income David Roberts has upped conviction in the core trade he believes will benefit as the US Federal Reserve tightens rates

Flying Kestrel Opps re-closes after fundraising

by Robert St George on Apr 10, 2014 at 11:56

The Kestrel Opportunities fund has once again closed itself to new money after exceeding its fundraising targets.

Odey Wealth makes top fund Ucits compliant

by Robert St George on Apr 10, 2014 at 10:23

Odey Wealth has switched its £266 million CF Odey Portfolio fund to a Ucits structure.

Ravenscroft acts to clarify fund of fund’s bond exposure

by Robert St George on Apr 09, 2014 at 12:23

Ravenscroft Stockbroking & Investment Management is seeking investors’ permission to amend its Huntress Global Growth fund of funds to clarify its bond exposure.

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