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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. ...

Real Estate
23 May 2024

The World's Wealthy Willing To Spend $4.5 Billion On Dubai Property – Knight Frank

The report comes at a time when Dubai is continuing to push its credentials as a wealth management,...

People Moves
23 May 2024

Hampden & Co Names New CEO

The new CEO will replace Graeme Hartop who is retiring after 11 years in the role. ...

Client Affairs
23 May 2024

UK Inflation Drops By Less Than Expected To 2.3 Per Cent – Wealth Managers React

After UK annual headline inflation came in close to its 2 per cent target in April, but still...

People Moves
23 May 2024

Who’s Moving Where In Wealth Management? – McInroy & Wood, Hosking Partners

The latest moves and appointments in wealth management in the UK, the rest of Europe, the Middle...

M and A
23 May 2024

Deals Of The Day: The Latest In Wealth Management M&A – Nucleus, Third Financial

The latest mergers, acquisitions and other corporate actions in the wealth management sector. ...

Comment & Analysis results for Archive

Client Affairs
5 January 2023

Focus On Investment Opportunities In India – Lombard Odier

Stéphane Monier, chief investment officer at Swiss private bank Lombard Odier in Geneva, discusses...

Legal
4 January 2023

The Power Of Nuptial Agreements In English Courts

As the authors of this article explain, nuptial agreements are not automatically binding in the...

Compliance
23 December 2022

Editorial Comment: Danske's Dirty Money Settlement Shows Complacency Isn't An Option

We reflect on how, at the end of 2022, US and Danish regulators imposed a $2.06 billion settlement...

Philanthropy
20 December 2022

Asset Allocation For Philanthropists Gets Tough

Rising inflation, falling stock markets, pleas for help and donors' own financial constraints mean...

Legal
12 December 2022

Handling Harassment: Rights, Wrongs For HNW Families

Intrusive and unwanted communication can be alarming and upsetting. If something feels wrong, it is...

White Papers
8 December 2022

Wealth Management: Technology Platforms, Competition In Challenging Economic Times

Every wealth manager is struggling with the key question of how to balance competing imperatives....

Art
2 December 2022

Fractions Of Fine Art – In Conversation With Mintus

The $65 billion-plus fine art market hasn't been an easy one to penetrate for those who aren't...

Client Affairs
1 December 2022

HNW Individuals' Public Profiles Risk Reputation Threats

Social media and the constant flow of news puts HNW people under intense scrutiny. Here is an...

Compliance
1 December 2022

The FTX Collapse: The Lessons

The author of this article argues that the failures with FTX are little to do with regulation or...

Legal
30 November 2022

Invisible Contracts When Moving In With A Partner

Couples choosing to cohabit should consider documenting their intentions in relation to their...