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Roadshow dates from CSAM

Credit Suisse Asset Management has announced the dates of its 2005 multi-manager roadshow for IFAs. Robert Burdett and Gary Potter, joint heads of the firm’s multi-manager services. will be visiting 14 venues during September. It starts in Glasgow on September 5 and finishes in London on September 16.

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Richard Mayland joins board of Newcastle BS

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William Littlewood “betting that QE won’t work”

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