View more on these topics

Rathbones opens office in Aberdeen

Rathbone Investment Management has opened a new office in Aberdeen, Scotland.

The Aberdeen team will include John Henderson, former head of Rathbones’ Edinburgh office, and two former Brewin Dolphin investment directors Norman Law and Meera Dennis.

Rathbones  manages investment portfolios for over 30,000 private clients, charities and trustees across 11 offices in the UK including Edinburgh, its largest office outside London by funds under management.           
Rathbone Brothers chief executive Andy Pomfret says: “Our offices in Scotland account for more than 10 per cent of the firm’s funds under management and they have grown rapidly in recent years, most recently with the business transferring under an agreement reached with Lloyds last year with regards to its former Bank of Scotland portfolio management clients.  

“The rate at which these clients agreed to move to Rathbones and the goodwill we have encountered amongst them, only increases our belief that what we have to offer is very attractive to individuals.”


Rush to beat duty rise boosts homeloans

The Council of Mortgage Lenders says borrowers rushed to buy property in December to make the most of the last month of the higher stamp duty threshold. Bank of England data shows gross mortgage lending totalled £13.4bn in December against £12.2bn in November. The CML says these figures indicate a rush to secure homeloans before […]

FSA ban over mixing premiums with company cash

The FSA has banned Bridgewater House UK director Matthew Sixsmith from holding senior positions in the financial services industry after failing to separate clients’ premiums from the firm’s capital, which cost clients almost £85,000.

Offshore firms back UK after Aviva exit

Offshore providers have asserted their commitment to the UK market following the news that Aviva is pulling its offshore bond business due to insufficient demand.

Navigating volatility

The making of any fund can be seen in how it responds to crises and opportunities. In this short video, Head of Multi Asset at Royal London Asset Management Trevor Greetham outlines how the Royal London Global Multi Asset Portfolios or GMAPs navigated through Brexit and the US election cycle. He also highlights the importance […]


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up


    Leave a comment


    Why register with Money Marketing ?

    Providing trusted insight for professional advisers.  Since 1985 Money Marketing has helped promote and analyse the financial adviser community in the UK and continues to be the trusted industry brand for independent insight and advice.

    News & analysis delivered directly to your inbox
    Register today to receive our range of news alerts including daily and weekly briefings

    Money Marketing Events
    Be the first to hear about our industry leading conferences, awards, roundtables and more.

    Research and insight
    Take part in and see the results of Money Marketing's flagship investigations into industry trends.

    Have your say
    Only registered users can post comments. As the voice of the adviser community, our content generates robust debate. Sign up today and make your voice heard.

    Register now

    Having problems?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3712

    Lines are open Monday to Friday 9:00am -5.00pm