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Foster Denovo poaches from SJP for London expansion

Foster Denovo has poached from SJP among others as it expands its private client division in London. Nikos Christoforou joins from SJP alongside Dafydd Davies from Fairfax Investment Bank, Olly Yorath from Fairey Associates and Robert Saunders, who has previously worked for Wise Pensions, Leadenhall, and Smith and Williamson. Foster Denovo chief executive Roger Brosch says the firm […]

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Warnings raised over plans to raid dormant pensions

Former pensions ministers Ros Altmann and Steve Webb have urged the Government to make sure pension savers are adequately protected under new plans to reclaim “dormant assets” for charities. Earlier this month the Government announced plans to widen a scheme to release assets in bank and building society accounts untouched for 15 years and put […]

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Network Personal Touch acquired for £4.8m

Adviser network Personal Touch has been bought by estate agency business LSL Property Services in a deal worth £4.8m. Through the deal, LSL acquires Personal Touch Financial Services and subsidiary Personal Touch Administration Services from Personal Touch Holdings. LSL must also pay an acquired intercompany debt of £600,000. It will pay £2.8m on completion of […]

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Bank of England holds rates but hints at increase soon

The Bank of England has held the base rate at 0.5 per cent, but its committee minutes suggest rates will rise more quickly and more sharply than previously expected. Monetary Policy Committee members voted unanimously in favour of leaving interest rates unchanged for now. Their report released today says: “Were the economy to evolve broadly […]

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UK housebuilders: A concrete investment?

By Mark Martin, Head of UK Equities, Neptune UK housebuilders have performed strongly in recent times, rising in excess of 400 per cent since the financial crisis. But with house price growth slowing and construction workloads decreasing, do UK housebuilder stocks represent a concrete investment? Read more Important information – For professional investors only. Investment Risks […]

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