Whitechurch returns to commercial property

Whitechurch returns to commercial property

Whitechurch Securities has reversed its view on commercial property after swiftly abandoning the asset class last year on the back of concerns over valuations and Brexit.

Published : 16, Aug 2017
UK drive sees Architas assets rise 50%

UK drive sees Architas assets rise 50%

Architas grew its assets under management by nearly 50% in the six months to 30 June thanks to strong flows into its UK funds.

Published : 16, Aug 2017
7IM reveals 'highest ever' gold exposure

7IM reveals 'highest ever' gold exposure

Seven Investment Management has upped gold exposure across its funds to the highest ever level in anticipation of a potential market correction.

Published : 15, Aug 2017
HL posts higher AUA but sees margin squeeze

HL posts higher AUA but sees margin squeeze

Hargreaves Lansdown grew assets under administration at a swifter pace for the year ended 30 June, but it felt further pressure on margins.

Published : 15, Aug 2017
Standard Life Aberdeen confirms creation of £11bn investment giant

Standard Life Aberdeen confirms creation of £11bn...

The formation of investment giant Standard Life Aberdeen has been finalised, the company confirmed early Monday morning.

Published : 14, Aug 2017
Old Mutual plans wealth arm float

Old Mutual plans wealth arm float

Old Mutual announced in its interim results that it has concrete plans to float two more parts of its business, including its UK wealth management arm.

Published : 11, Aug 2017
Prudential combines UK operations sparking sell-off speculation

Prudential combines UK operations sparking sell-off...

Prudential has merged its M&G and UK savings businesses, amidst growing speculation that the insurer intends to break-up its operations.

Published : 10, Aug 2017
LGIM's higher inflows fail to sway markets

LGIM's higher inflows fail to sway markets

Despite a strong showing from its investment management business and higher profits for the group as a whole, Legal & General’s shares tumbled 2% on Wednesday.

Published : 9, Aug 2017
Standard Life suffers more outflows ahead of Aberdeen merger

Standard Life suffers more outflows ahead of Aberdeen...

Standard Life announced £3.7bn in net outflows in its half-year results, less than a week before it solidifies its partnership with Aberdeen Asset Management.

Published : 8, Aug 2017
Janus Henderson outflows slow to $1bn in Q2

Janus Henderson outflows slow to $1bn in Q2

Janus Henderson today reported a slowdown in asset outflows in the second quarter of this year in its first set of results as a combined entity.

Published : 8, Aug 2017
Vanguard to absorb research costs; but so what?

Vanguard to absorb research costs; but so what?...

Vanguard Investment Management is the latest manager to announce it will absorb external research costs under the new Mifid II research "unbundling" rules. But will this have an impact on undecided industry players?

Published : 7, Aug 2017
RBS reveals Brexit plan as Pearson sheds Penguin Books

RBS reveals Brexit plan as Pearson sheds Penguin...

RBS and Pearson ended a busy week of reporting with big announcements, confirming an Amsterdam hard Brexit contingency plan and divestment of a 22% stake in a key business, respectively.

Published : 4, Aug 2017
Hargreaves Lansdown shares sink after special dividend scrapped

Hargreaves Lansdown shares sink after special...

Hargreaves Lansdown has been forced to scrap its special dividend payout for 2017 in order to save £50m, sending its stock price plummeting on Friday morning.

Published : 4, Aug 2017
Tracker inflows lead to record LGIM net sales

Tracker inflows lead to record LGIM net sales

Strong sales of index tracker funds propelled Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) to the top of the net retail sales charts in the second quarter, according to the latest Pridham Report.

Published : 3, Aug 2017
Tilney acquires £162m book from Manchester DFM

Tilney acquires £162m book from Manchester DFM...

Tilney Group has finalised the deal to buy Midas Investment Management’s entire book of assets.

Published : 3, Aug 2017
Next biggest FTSE 100 riser after 'disappointing' update

Next biggest FTSE 100 riser after 'disappointing'...

Shares in the British high street retailer surprised on the upside, despite producing what analysts called a “very disappointing trading update”.

Published : 3, Aug 2017
FTSE CEOs bow to pay cut pressures, but huge gap remains

FTSE CEOs bow to pay cut pressures, but huge gap...

A fall in chief executive pay means FTSE 100 companies are starting to listen to the demands of their shareholders, but more work is needed to close the gap with the rest of the workforce, a report has found.

Published : 3, Aug 2017
IBOSS Oeics surpass £100m in AUM

IBOSS Oeics surpass £100m in AUM

IBOSS Asset Management’s range of risk-rated multi-asset Oeic funds, launched in February last year, have passed through £100m in assets under management (AUM).

Published : 2, Aug 2017
TMI forges tech partnership for 'ambitious' growth plans

TMI forges tech partnership for 'ambitious' growth...

Thomas Miller Investments’ client relationship management has gone digital as it prepares for the further growth of its wealth management arm.

Published : 2, Aug 2017
Shares in Rio Tinto down despite record dividend offering

Shares in Rio Tinto down despite record dividend...

Rio Tinto has today posted a 'strong' set of interim results, boosted by the firm declaring its highest interim dividend of 110 US cents per share.

Published : 2, Aug 2017
PA ANALYSIS: Is it time to clear out the clutter of small funds?
PA ANALYSIS: Is it time...

Small and expensive, are funds that have failed to...

PA ANALYSIS: Will Kames survive departure of Milburn and Roberts?
PA ANALYSIS: Will Kames...

Liontrust’s capture of Kames Capital’s prized fixed...

PA ANALYSIS: What’s going on at 'disappointing' Sanditon?
PA ANALYSIS: What’s going...

Sanditon Asset Management’s CEO has leapt to the defence...

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