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FTSE falls as Ukraine plane crash and Russia sanctions weigh

by Daniel Grote on Jul 17, 2014 at 16:47

(Update) Reports of plane crash in eastern Ukraine led to further slump in shares after latest US sanctions against Russia.

Head of wealth management exits Close Bros

by Robert St George on Jul 17, 2014 at 10:16

Andrew Fay, head of wealth management at Close Brothers Asset Management, has left the firm.

The Expert View: Icap, UBM and Big Yellow

by Michelle McGagh on Jul 17, 2014 at 05:01

Our daily roundup of the best analyst commentary on shares, also including Euromoney and Speedy Hire.

Redmayne’s Nicola Loudon flies nest to Charles Stanley

by James Phillipps on Jul 16, 2014 at 14:33

Charles Stanley has added to its team in Leeds with the hire of Nicola Loudon from Redmayne Bentley.

FTSE rebounds as China growth provides boost

by Daniel Grote on Jul 16, 2014 at 10:46

The FTSE 100 has rallied after strong Chinese growth figures. Meggitt jumps on takeover speculation.

The Expert View: Bwin, Admiral and ARM

by Michelle McGagh on Jul 16, 2014 at 05:01

Our daily roundup of the best analyst commentary on shares, also including Debenhams and Dairy Crest.

Pound surges as inflation points to November rate rise

by Daniel Grote on Jul 15, 2014 at 14:15

(Update) Economists predict a hike in interest rates in November after bigger-than-expected inflation rise surprised investors.

City of London profits fall almost 20%

by David Campbell on Jul 15, 2014 at 07:23

Profits at City of London Investment Group fell almost a fifth over the 13 months to the end of June

The Expert View: Huntsworth, Aveva and Inmarsat

by Michelle McGagh on Jul 15, 2014 at 05:01

Our daily roundup of the best analyst commentary on shares, also including Synthomer and SThree.

Rathbones partners Euroclear for automated fund settlement

by Robert St George on Jul 14, 2014 at 14:08

Rathbone Brothers has automated its fund settlement process in conjunction with Euroclear UK & Ireland.

Fund renews hostilities with Tiny Rowland’s old firm

by Robert St George on Jul 14, 2014 at 14:07

Cambria Africa, a closed-ended fund listed in London and focused on Zimbabwe, is suing its former manager Lonrho for around $10 million (£5.8 million).

Can you beat the market without an information advantage?

by Robert St George on Jul 14, 2014 at 11:00

Investors need an information advantage in order to beat the market, according to a study by a leading academic.

FTSE rebounds as Shire shines after fresh bid

by Daniel Grote on Jul 14, 2014 at 10:48

FTSE 100 bounces back after rotten week, with Shire among big risers as it recommends new AbbVie bid.

FTSE edges up as investors turn to tobacco

by Daniel Grote on Jul 11, 2014 at 11:29

Imperial Tobacco leads the FTSE 100 higher as it looks to benefit from a merger of US rivals Reynolds and Lorillard. 

The Expert View: RBS, Ashmore and Associated British Foods

by Michelle McGagh on Jul 11, 2014 at 05:01

Our daily roundup of the best analyst commentary on shares, also including OneSavings Bank and Galliford Try.

FTSE falls as Portuguese bank woes spark sell-off

by Daniel Grote on Jul 10, 2014 at 16:26

The suspension of shares in Banco Espirito Santo sends shock waves around European markets and hits the FTSE 100.

River and Mercantile wins global ex-UK mandate for Alex Stanic

by Robert St George on Jul 10, 2014 at 10:27

River and Mercantile has launched a new strategy for Alex Stanic, the firm’s head of global equities, at the request of an institutional client.

Impax buys out property business

by David Campbell on Jul 10, 2014 at 07:25

Impax Asset Management has bought out a sustainable property fund business from rival Climate Change Capital

The Expert View: HSBC, Interserve and 888 Holdings

by Michelle McGagh on Jul 10, 2014 at 05:01

Our daily roundup of the best analyst commentary on shares, also including Workspace Group and Unite.

Red flags: what warning signs send you running from a fund?

by Robert St George on Jul 09, 2014 at 13:54

What are the danger signals that deter discretionary managers from buying in to a fund?

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