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Rise of the super boutique: how will this new breed of firm fare?
by Elsa Buchanan on Apr 07, 2014 at 14:38
‘A lot of other firms, which want to do more family office style things, perhaps become more of a jack of all trades rather than a specialist, because they feel the clients want that.
‘But I’m quite aware of where we sit in the chain, and these guys have been around for longer and have aspirations of billion pound families, whereas we’re not there yet.’
Looking ahead, MacNeil expects more ambitious people will spin out of the 'super-boutiques' and big banks to found their own boutiques.
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