View more on these topics

Out of context

“I will bring my feather boa.”
Plan Money director Peter Chadborn gets ready for his close-up in the photo booth at the forthcoming Headline Money awards.

“Get something better to talk about.”
Association of Financial Mutuals chief executive Martin Shaw after being asked technical questions on Solvency II by an MM hack.

“My personal favourite is OMG – like OMG my pension!”
Old Mutual Wealth Management head of brand and communication Jo Gilbey on choice of name for the merged Old Mutual Asset Managers and Skandia Investment Group.



Michael Johnson: I was never involved with Arch

Centre for Policy Studies research fellow Michael Johnson has denied he had a role with Arch Financial Products LLP, following speculation over his links to the company. Last week, Money Marketing covered a report being compiled by Johnson for the CPS which lays some of the Arch cru misselling blame with the Investment Management Association, […]

Billingham quitting Threesixty

Threesixty head of business consultancy Phil Billingham is leaving the support services provider in June. Billingham, who joined Threesixty in June 2009, wants to spend more time on his financial planning business Perceptive Planning. He will continue to present Threesixty events on a self-employed basis. He will be replaced by Innes Miller, Ernst & Young […]

French firm Carmignac to launch 10 funds in UK

French firm Carmignac Gestion says it intends to launch 10 funds in the UK in the second half of this year. The firm opened its London office last month, where its distribution team of four, led by head of country UK Matthew Wright, will plan the sales strategy for the UK.Carmignac Gestion plans to launch […]


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up


    Leave a comment