In a surprising turn of events, the Office for National Statistics reported that August retail sales in the UK delivered strong volume growth against the odds.
Smith & Williamson has strengthened its outsourced investment services team with the hire of Matthew Finch from Barings.
Investors are less confident in the UK now than they were in the aftermath of the Brexit vote or the UK snap election, according to the latest reading from the Lloyds Private Bank Investor Sentiment Index (LPBIS).
SEI Wealth has revealed plans to transform the “error-prone” asset transfer market by harnessing blockchain technology.
Alliance Bernstein (AB) has forged a distribution partnership with Raymond James’ UK wealth management arm, allowing clients to access nine strategies on its platform.
The S&P 500 just keeps setting new all-time highs, but the rally could soon reverse since it’s driven increasingly by technology stocks alone.
M&G wants to change the name and investment policy of its £2.1bn M&G Global Basics fund so that it can invest beyond just ‘basic economies’.
The Financial Conduct Authority has called on the government to come up with a solution to Britain's dangerous ballooning consumer debt problem.
Brown Shipley has added to its Edinburgh office in a fresh push to expand its wealth management services.
Fears the globe is coming to the end of an eight-year bull market are based on a complete misconception according to former Neptune fund manager, Felix Wintle.
Candriam has expanded its fixed income range with the launch of a total return defensive bond fund.
A benchmark study from the Diversity Project has found that racial diversity remains one of the biggest issues facing the asset management industry.
The European Central Bank (ECB) will begin unwinding its monetary stimulus programme this year but investors shouldn’t expect a rate hike until at least 2019, according to analysts at Lyxor Asset Management.
Senior staff at Fidelity International have been offered voluntary redundancy as the asset manager tries to trim its size and cut costs.
SVM Asset Management has announced it will take on the cost of external research under Mifid II rules next year.
The Treasury has threatened to clampdown on a tax-relief system encouraging the wealthy to invest in start-up firms over fears investors are abusing the system.
Net sales of equity ETFs fell dramatically in August, according to Lipper data, with net flows into eurozone equity ETFs showing the biggest drop, falling into negative territory.
Terry Smith is set to launch a fund with a focus on sustainable investing, according to an update on the Financial Conduct Authority register.
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