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Rule or tool: Should you override a suitability risk profiler?

by Danielle Levy on Jul 25, 2014 at 10:50

Coutts’s recent warning to clients that it must check the suitability of portfolios pre-retail distribution review (RDR) serves as a stark reminder that the sector continues to grapple with this profound issue.

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US: mid-year review and outlook

by Felix Wintle on Jul 25, 2014

Top investment insights

Why ACPI is betting big on Russian bonds

by Chris Sloley on Jul 25, 2014 at 15:08

Despite international pressure on the country, ACPI’s Daniel Moreno is holding local and hard currency Russian debt as his largest positions.

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Miton multi-asset funds see near £200m redemption in H1

by David Campbell on Jul 25, 2014 at 07:51

Almost £200 million has been withdrawn from Miton’s Multi-Asset funds during six months which included the departure of former manager Martin Gray and replacement by David Jane

RBS soars on profits surprise and UK recovery

by Daniel Grote on Jul 25, 2014 at 10:21

RBS delights the City with a fall in bad debts as the UK economy achieves the 'milestone' of growing beyond pre-crisis levels.

How is regulation feeding the outsourcing trend?

on Jul 24, 2014 at 10:59

New research from Knadel shows that wealth management firms are outsourcing in a way they haven’t before.

Legg Mason to buy Martin Currie

by Eleanor Lawrie on Jul 24, 2014 at 13:59

Legg Mason has bought Martin Currie to add to its stable of boutiques.

Ashcourt Rowan boosts team with triple hire

by Robert St George on Jul 24, 2014 at 10:59

Ashcourt Rowan has bolstered its investment management and advisory teams with three new hires.

AA-rated Lofthouse: 'maverick' tobacco settlements won't stop M&A

by Robert St George on Jul 24, 2014 at 13:51

Henderson International Income trust manager Ben Lofthouse shares his thoughts on recent developments in the tobacco sector in this video.

Brown Shipley to overhaul fund range

by Robert St George on Jul 24, 2014 at 13:57

Brown Shipley is planning to revamp its suite of funds later this year in a process that will include the launch of two new products.

Old Mutual’s Nickols: Undiscriminating sellers are hurting small-caps

by Robert St George on Jul 24, 2014 at 14:01

Dan Nickols, manager of the Old Mutual UK Smaller Companies fund, has blamed small-cap tourists for the sector’s recent weakness.

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Who has been buying & selling Brewins and Charles Stanley?

by Danielle Levy on Jul 25, 2014 at 15:19

BlackRock, Artemis and Miton have all sold down positions in the listed wealth managers.

London gold fix operator appoints committee to oversee spot price

by James Phillipps on Jul 25, 2014 at 15:06

The London Gold Fixing Ltd has set up a new supervisory to oversee the pricing of the precious metal following a series of regulatory probes into price-rigging.

7 wealth managers' top Commonwealth countries to invest in

by Libby Ashby on Jul 25, 2014 at 11:16

With the Commonwealth Games now in full swing, we asked seven wealth managers which of the competing countries they would choose to invest in.

Has retrospective treatment of tax schemes gone too far?

HMRC has identified some 1,200 potential tax avoidance structures including hundreds of film investment schemes. Described as 'draconinan' by some has it gone too far? We ask three wealth managers.

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As the UK coalition government strives to rebalance the national economy, so called 'reshoring' looks set to play an increasingly important role in economic recovery.

Sponsored Video: Barings on investing in Frontier Markets


From Nigeria to Pakistan and from Kenya to Kuwait, frontier markets are catching investors' attention as never before.

INVESTMENT TRUST INSIDER


This month's issue goes under the radar to investigate who has been buying - and who has been selling - major investment trusts.

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BlackRock UK Special Sits: when will we sell our star holdings?

What would prompt Roland Arnold to sell the likes of Ashtead and Howden?

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