Société Générale has agreed to purchase 100% of Kleinwort Benson shares from Oddo Group, and plans to merge the wealth manager with its private bank Hambros.
The move combines two of the oldest names in British banking and creates one of the UK's largest wealth managers with combined assets under management of £14.2bn, according to the Financial Times. Oddo...
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Perhaps surprisingly, Europe was the second best-performing regional stockmarket in the world in the first half of 2019.
Bouncing back from the market correction of last year, the first half of 2019 has been positive for global equities.