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PA ANALYSIS: Trust mergers - does size always matter?

PA ANALYSIS: Trust mergers - does size always...

Threadneedle UK Select trust (UKT) shareholders can look forward to a higher level of income as it looks set to merge into Henderson High Income (HHI) over the summer.

Published : 23, Mar 2017
Financials hit in US equities slump

Financials hit in US equities slump

US stocks suffered their biggest fall in five months with the S&P 500 index dropping 1.2% to 2,344 as the Dow Jones Industrial Average also fell 240 points.

Published : 22, Mar 2017
Mirabaud eyes expansion as income rises

Mirabaud eyes expansion as income rises

Geneva-based Mirabaud Group – parent of Mirabaud Asset Management - remains focused on expansion as it announced a 16.7% rise in consolidated net income for the year ended 31 December 2016.

Published : 22, Mar 2017
Mobius to stand down as PM on 12 funds

Mobius to stand down as PM on 12 funds

Mark Mobius is to stand down from fund management duties on a range of 12 Luxembourg Sicavs but will remain as executive chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets Group.

Published : 21, Mar 2017
Inflation reaches 2.3% - highest level since 2013

Inflation reaches 2.3% - highest level since 2013...

February saw UK headline CPI rise to 2.3% - its highest level since November 2013 - introducing a “two-sided risk” to the economy.

Published : 21, Mar 2017
Thompson and Wagstaff to resign seats in Janus Henderson board reshuffle

Thompson and Wagstaff to resign seats in Janus...

Henderson and Janus Capital Group have confirmed a number of new executive positions in a board reshuffle set to take effect upon completion of the merger.

Published : 21, Mar 2017
JPM unveils ESG team

JPM unveils ESG team

JPMorgan Asset Management has launched a dedicated team to promote its credentials in the environmental, sustainable and governance space.

Published : 20, Mar 2017
Former Aberdeen man joins Fidelity to boost real estate team

Former Aberdeen man joins Fidelity to boost real...

Fidelity International is pushing harder into property with the hire of another portfolio manager as it witnesses growing demand for the asset class.

Published : 20, Mar 2017
Succession founder Chamberlain dies

Succession founder Chamberlain dies

Succession Group founder and group chief executive Simon Chamberlain died on Friday 17 March, aged 51.

Published : 17, Mar 2017
IA to open Volatility Managed sector on 3 April

IA to open Volatility Managed sector on 3 April...

The Investment Association (IA) has confirmed it will be launching its Volatility Managed sector on 3 April to accommodate the growing number of outcome-oriented funds currently crowding the IA Unclassified peer group.

Published : 17, Mar 2017
PA ANALYSIS: Is Wood leaving JOHCM UK Opps in equally cautious hands?

PA ANALYSIS: Is Wood leaving JOHCM UK Opps in...

As John Wood prepares to pass his £1.8bn JOHCM UK Opportunities Fund from his cautious hands into those of his two co-managers, fund selectors are relieved to hear of a fair succession plan.

Published : 15, Mar 2017
Saunderson House hires ex-Close man to head discretionary arm

Saunderson House hires ex-Close man to head discretionary...

Saunderson House has appointed a former Close Brothers Asset Management managing director to head its new discretionary management service.

Published : 13, Mar 2017
Tucker to earn £1.5m as new HSBC chairman

Tucker to earn £1.5m as new HSBC chairman

HSBC shares spiked upwards by 0.87% to 627.6p in early trading as Mark Tucker was named the new group chairman designate at the banking group.

Published : 13, Mar 2017
PA ANALYSIS: Budget double blow for economy's 'lifeblood'

PA ANALYSIS: Budget double blow for economy's...

The self employed and small business owners received a double blow in Wednesday’s Spring Budget.

Published : 8, Mar 2017

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