Wealth Management Group St James’s Place Capital has reported 19 per cent new business growth for 2004. Unaudited results for 12 months to December 31 2004 show funds under management have reached 9.5bn, up by 20 per cent since the start of 2004. New investment business went up by 19 per cent to 95.3m. New pensions business was also up to 56.2m, up by 27 per cent. New protection business saw a small rise of 4 per cent to 25.8m.