'Greater economies of scale'
To be named First Sentier Investors from 22 September
UK's second-largest retail fund manager formed
Annual results for the year to 31 March
Largest strategic partnership to-date for Pacific
1 July plans due to 'lack of differentiation'
Deal has been delayed by pandemic and FCA concerns
Follows AoV report
Flurry of mergers potentially puts smaller fund houses at risk
Joint firm to become largest UK pension consulting company
Perfect storm of cost saving and regulatory burden behind deals
Possibility of fund mergers and closures on completion
Creates 'group of greater scale'
Federated Hermes begins trading on NYSE
Transaction will close in February
Renamed Punter Southall Wealth
Creates £11bn asset management business
Now has six offices in the North
Flurry of tie-ups expected in coming months
Would create €1.4bn giant
Affects €90bn of assets
253 deals in 2018
Deals that fell apart