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Close Brothers buys celebrity wealth firm

Close Brothers Asset Management has acquired Eos Wealth Management, which specialises in advising media personalities and professional footballers. Founded in 2010, Eos currently advises on more than £300m of client assets. The sum of the acquisition was not disclosed. Andy Cumming, head of advice at Close Brothers AM says the acquisition will strengthen its presence […]

Brexit & the mid cap buying opportunities

By Mark Martin, Head of UK Equities at Neptune  Amid the market volatility in the lead-up to the Brexit referendum, there are buying opportunities for the prudent investor, explains Mark Martin. Click here for full article Important Information: Investment risks This fund may have a high volatility rating and past performance is not a guide […]

FCA hires ex-Investment Association chief Daniel Godfrey

The FCA has hired former Investment Association chief executive Daniel Godfrey on a consultancy basis. Godfrey, who was ousted from the investment industry trade body last year, will join the regulator to work in the asset management policy team, rather than in a decision-making capacity. The FCA was not able to give details of the […]

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Standard Life shareholders revolt over chief exec pay

More than a fifth of Standard Life shareholders voted against the company’s remuneration report, despite a last-minute deal to cut chief executive Keith Skeoch’s pay. At the company’s annual general meeting yesterday, 22.31 per cent of shareholders voted against the directors pay plan. Last week Skeoch announced that he would cut his maximum bonus amount […]

Europe: Volatile share prices create opportunities for long-term investors

Mark Page and Laurent Millet, managers of the Artemis European Opportunities Fund, look at why, how and where fluctuations in European markets can generate opportunities for their fund. When asked what the stock market would do next, John Pierpont Morgan is reported to have replied that “it will fluctuate”. His (apocryphal) answer proved accurate. Over […]

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