20 October 2014
Barclays is seeking to include a D2C discretionary investment service offering model portfolios to clients in its relaunched consumer platform proposition, Investment Week understands.
07 October 2014
Anthony Gillham, fund manager on the multi-asset team at Old Mutual Global Investors, explains why prognostications on the demise of emerging market debt this year have been grossly exaggerated
07 October 2014
Stick with Mark Barnett or follow Neil Woodford? It is a question which has plagued investors since the latter set up his new fund in June. But working at separate companies, in the same fund sector, could see these managers become two different investment ‘beasts’ entirely
26 September 2014
With a growing number of challenger banks listing in the UK this year, UK managers have embraced the opportunity to find a ‘purer’ play on the country’s financial sector than larger institutions.
23 September 2014
Barclays has been hit with a £38m fine for failing to adequately protect clients' funds, the Financial Conduct Authority has confirmed.
22 September 2014
Barclays has hired former Citigroup banker Akshaya Bhargava to head up its recently restructured wealth management business, following the exit of Peter Horrell in June.
19 September 2014
Look at the media at the moment and you would be forgiven for thinking we Brits have become obsessed about our place in the world, as well as nationalism and constitutional matters.
12 September 2014
Barclays has appointed Aviva's John McFarlane to succeed Sir David Walker as chairman in 2015.
02 September 2014
European Wealth has opened an office in Manchester, expanding its regional network into the North West of England, after recruiting a pair of former Barclays investment managers.
14 August 2014
Walker Crips has poached two more stockbrokers from Barclays as it expands its investment team.
08 August 2014
US high yield bond funds and ETFs have seen record outflows this week, according to Lipper data, amid a spike in yields for the asset class in both the US and UK.
01 August 2014
Bailed out by the taxpayer but still paying what many consider to be huge bonuses, banks continue to come under fire. But are they really that bad?
30 July 2014
Barclays said today its underlying profits for the first half of the year had fallen 7% after a drop in investment bank revenue, while it also reported another huge bill to compensate PPI customers.
11 July 2014
Barclays will scrap its 6,500-strong cashier team in October, converting them into 'community bankers' with iPads.
08 July 2014
UK equity income managers have found their early purchases of Lloyds Banking Group thwarted by a longer than expected delay in the bank restarting dividend payments.
Matt Kamm, managing director of Artisan Partners, explains why, following their upswing, biotech stocks are still early in a pharmaceutical renaissance which should capture investor attention.
Jim Cielinski, global head of fixed income at Threadneedle Investments, and Colin Lundgren, head of US fixed income at Columbia Management, explain why the risks of going big and being wrong in fixed income have never felt greater.
With monetary policy weakening the yen and a consumption tax rise at home, Japan's multinationals are the key to solving the country's problems - and the best bet for investors, says Neptune's Chris Taylor.
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