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People Moves
28 May 2024

French Investment House Names New Chairman

The French business became part of Spain's MAPFRE last year. ...

People Moves
28 May 2024

Change At UBS Senior Swiss Management

Several of the individuals involved in this story are responsible for integrating the acquired...

Wealth Strategies
28 May 2024

St James's Place Stays Underweight US Equities Amid Hot Valuations, Prefers Europe, UK

The UK wealth manager recently gave an update on its overall equities asset allocation positions,...

Emerging Markets
27 May 2024

Investment Climate In Kazakhstan: Turning Risk Into Reward

The resource-rich central Asian nation hasn't always enjoyed the most flattering of headlines, but...

Wealth Strategies
24 May 2024

OPINION OF THE WEEK: A Fourth Of July UK Election – What It Means For Wealth Managers

Based on months of opinion polls, it appears that a change of government is coming to the UK,...

Client Affairs
24 May 2024

UK Election Announcement Leaves Markets Unruffled – Wealth Managers React

After the UK Prime Minister called a UK general election for 4 July, wealth managers discuss the...

Fund Management
24 May 2024

Focus On Investment Opportunities In UK, Japan, Korea – Orbis Investments

Alec Cutler, portfolio manager of the Orbis Global Balanced Strategy, discusses why there is value...

Compliance
24 May 2024

Compliance Corner: Citigroup, UK Financial Conduct Authority, HSBC

The latest compliance news: regulatory developments, punishments, guidance, permissions, new...

ESG
24 May 2024

Land Rebirth Captures Big Carbon Volumes, Good For Business – Study

Regenerative agriculture may not yet be a major slice of all farming and land management, but its...

Tax
23 May 2024

US Comes Out Against Global Wealth Tax – Report

The US government will not support calls from some major nations for a global wealth tax. ...

Comment & Analysis results for Archive

Trust Estate
24 August 2021

The Problem With Death And Taxes - Analysing A Recent Case

In succession planning, those involved in arrangements need to take into account unforseen events...

Family Office
23 August 2021

Singapore's Proposed VCC Changes - What Wealth Managers Need To Know

The variable capital company regime in Singapore was launched originally at the start of 2020. Now...

Strategy
27 July 2021

All Aboard The Regional Wealth Train: More UK Perspectives

We continue our coverage of wealth management firms’ UK regional strategies. For this article, we...

Investment Strategies
26 July 2021

Inflation Pressures Rise, But Not Great Cause For Concern - J Stern & Co

We talk to an investment firm set up to manage the wealth of a 200-year-old European family, and...

Investment Strategies
23 July 2021

Credit's Overlooked Hedge Against Inflation Risk

The writer of this articles says investors should consider leveraged loans as a tool to manage...

Compliance
22 July 2021

Regtech's Rise: Applying Tech And Compliance Functions For Tomorrow

The regtech sector will, on certain estimates, be worth as much as $33 billion by 2026. This vast...

Strategy
19 July 2021

A UK Regional Footprint Builds Credibility - Julius Baer International's CEO

In this article we interview the CEO of Julius Baer International, David Durlacher, about his...

Alt Investments
19 July 2021

Will Increased Regulatory Scrutiny Create London SPAC Boom?

Will reforms in the UK galvanise a SPAC market into the kind of rapid growth that has been...

Investment Strategies
15 July 2021

Jump Aboard The "Cold Chain": Drug Development, Rapid Delivery

This article examines the channels for testing, holding and moving drugs that have to be stored at...

Company Profiles
14 July 2021

Kleinwort Hambros Taps Into UK's Regional Evolution

We continue to talk to private banks about how they play their UK regional strategy and how this is...