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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...

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...

Client Affairs
12 December 2023

UK Tightens Sanctions Regime Vs Russia, Builds New Unit

The unit’s remit will involve activity by companies who may be avoiding sanctions by sending...

Client Affairs
29 August 2023

OPINION OF THE WEEK: We Need To Talk About Theft

The number of top-brand wristwatches stolen in cities such as London continues to rise, and that...

Client Affairs
9 May 2023

Coutts Offers Mortgages To Intermediary Market

Wealth manager and private bank Coutts, part of the NatWest Group, makes changes to its mortgage...

Client Affairs
17 April 2023

SG Kleinwort Hambros Taps Into Its French Connection

Paris-based bank Société Générale and its UK private bank, SG Kleinwort Hambros, are...

Client Affairs
16 December 2022

Investment Managers React To Bank Of England Rate Hike

After the Bank of England raised interest rates by 50 basis points to 3.5 per cent this week,...

Client Affairs
15 December 2022

St James's Place Widens Advisor Training, Targets People With Disabilities

UK wealth manager St. James’s Place is partnering with the Kaleidoscope Group UK, which supports...

Client Affairs
21 November 2022

UK Recession: Opportunities For Investors?

As the UK enters recession, Frédérique Carrier, managing director, RBC Europe Ltd explores the...

Client Affairs
4 November 2022

Bank Of England Raises Interest Rates – Reactions

After the Bank of England raised interest rates this week to 3 per cent in a bid to bring down...

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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...

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...

Client Affairs
15 July 2022

Exclusive: Diversified Portfolio Key For Investors – Kingswood

Despite the better-than-expected rise in UK GDP in May, investment managers believe that the...

Client Affairs
10 May 2022

"No Fault Divorce" – Only A Tick Box Away From Separation

A change in law affecting England and Wales came into force from early April, changing the...

Client Affairs
9 December 2021

No Time To Write off Inter-Dealer Voice Brokers

In an increasingly digitalised trading environment, this guest writer looks at the future for...

Client Affairs
3 February 2021

The Case For Avoiding GameStop Craze

The surge in retail investor trading in shares such as computer games retailer GameStop, cinema...

Client Affairs
22 December 2020

WEALTH TALK: Cross-Border Financial Products, Services - Examining The Risks

This is the eighth edition of a video series by this news service in partnership with international...

Client Affairs
8 December 2020

WEALTH TALK: Anti-Corruption Probes, Extradition Risks In Africa

This is the seventh edition of a video series by this news service in partnership with...

Client Affairs
10 November 2020

WEALTH TALK: Exploring Cross-Border Reputation Management

This is the fifth edition of a video series by this news service in partnership with international...

Client Affairs
30 October 2020

WEALTH TALK: Focus On Tax, Estate Planning Scramble Pre-US Elections

In this video, we discuss the kind of workload US wealth managers must contend with in the days...