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People Moves
2 August 2022

JTC Names Asia, Middle East And Africa Private Client Services Head

The firm has been expanding, raising almost £66 million to finance acquisitions, among other...

M and A
2 August 2022

Acquisition-Hungry Kingswood Inks Another Deal; Eyes More M&A

The London-listed wealth management group has been on an M&A spree, acquiring a number of firms...

Tax
2 August 2022

Rising UK Inheritance Tax Receipts Put Advice Under Spotlight

The UK government's tax authority has released its annual inheritance tax receipts for the...

Financial Results
1 August 2022

Profits Rise At Standard Chartered; Wealth Arm Feels Economic, Covid Headwinds

Market turbulence and continued Covid-19 restrictions in North Asia had an adverse impact on the...

Financial Results
1 August 2022

Adjusted Pre-Tax Profit Dips At HSBC's Wealth, Personal Banking Arm

The Hong Kong/London-listed banking group became the latest in a series of financial institutions...

New Products
1 August 2022

Horner Launches Macaulay Capital

Private Capital Investment and Advisory Company, Macaulay Capital PLC – a spin-off from the...

Client Affairs
1 August 2022

Prominent Businessman Faces Possible Jail Over Divorce Payments – Reactions

Wealth managers react after Sir Frederick Barclay was handed a suspended sentence this week for not...

Financial Results
1 August 2022

Net Profits Rise At Italy's Mediobanca

The Mediobanca Group said it delivered strong business and profitability performances posted in the...

Surveys
1 August 2022

Investors Cheered Up In July

Unlike polls and surveys, the State Street measure of confidence looks at what investors are...

Compliance
1 August 2022

New UK Beneficial Ownership Register Goes Live, Concerns Remain

The UK's new system for holding information on those with beneficial ownership relating to property...

Comment & Analysis results for Archive

Compliance
30 September 2021

What Hong Kong's New SPAC Regime Might Look Like

Wanting to join the SPAC surge, Hong Kong is changing the regulations to capture some of the...

Offshore
29 September 2021

The Bahamas: The Clear Choice For International Financial Services

Here is the 2021 edition of a report about The Bahamas, prepared in partnership with The Bahamas...

Executive Pay
28 September 2021

Executive Pay Watch: 10 Years' Change To Private Equity Carried Interest Plans

A major factor in some parts of the remuneration chessboard has been the performance fees private...

Legal
17 September 2021

Proposed Rises In English, Welsh Probate Fees - An Overview

If proposed new fees for probate services take effect, there will be pressure to deal with big...

Wealth Strategies
17 September 2021

Ageing Populations Aren't Sure Bet For Healthcare Investors

Too much focus on the ageing theme disregards stronger and even more powerful structural trends...

Offshore
13 September 2021

New Wealth House Serving US Expats Explains Investment Angle

UK-based Shard Capital created a new service a year ago for US expats. The business has a very...

Strategy
31 August 2021

A Heavyweight Regional Presence Counts For Coutts

We talked to the CEO of Coutts about how its regional strategy and relationship with its parent...

Alt Investments
25 August 2021

Blank Cheque Companies Retain Momentum, Europe, UK Increasingly Active

IQ-EQ, the investor services group, has a ringside seat for observing trends in the SPACs space....

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...