“Size 8 boots and size 12 leotard! I’m there!”Linstock Communications consultant Tony Cox signs up to host a special edition of Money Marketing TV “Discocise – Get fit with Tony” during a spin on the dance floor at Tiger Tiger. “I’m not allowed to operate any machinery like cars or motorbikes, but I am in […]
Former Royal Bank of Scotland executive director and Global Markets chairman Johnny Cameron has agreed with the FSA that he will not perform any significant influence function or undertake any further full time employment in the financial services industry.
Schroders income fund managers Nick Purves and Ian Lance have quit the firm to join investment boutique RWC Partners. Schroders has appointed Kevin Murphy and Nick Kirrage as co-managers on the fund. They will also manage the income component on the £633m UK income maximiser, which was also run by Purves and Lance. The Schroder […]
AlphaSimplex Group believes that the most robust investment products are those that adapt to changing market conditions. Alex Healey, portfolio manager of the ASG Managed Futures Fund, talks about how holding “long” and “short” positions in alternative investments, to match market trends, can create opportunities in both up and down markets.
Baillie Gifford is lowering the annual management charge on four of its investment trusts from 1 January 2019. The Edinburgh Worldwide Investment Trust, Pacific Horizon Investment Trust, The Baillie Gifford Japan Trust and Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon all allow a tiered approach based on its total assets, and the group will reduce fees for the […]
FP Wealth Management director on helping other advice firms reap the benefits of taking on students If the future of advice makes you think of technology, think again. It is really all about people. A business cannot function without good people – something FP Wealth Management director Ian Bentley is well aware of. For the […]
Anthony Arter has been reappointed as pensions ombudsman and Pension Protection Fund ombudsman for two more years. Both roles are public appointments made by the secretary of state for work and pensions. Arter (pictured) who took up the role in May 2015, will continue in post until 31 July 2021. He is a solicitor and […]