Merchant Investors has set up a website for advisers which includes online valuations and illustrations of its OneSipp and incomewithdrawal products.
JPMorgan Chase has bought troubled investment bank Bear Stearns for a cut price £116m.
Former Fiona Price and Partners managing director Anna Sofat has set up a new wealth management service for women, called Addidi.Sofat, who left Thinc to found AJS Wealth Management in June 2006, says her aim is to combine financial planning and wealth management with lifestyle concierge-type services for successful and wealthy women. She says Addidi is […]
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Investors will be relishing the long Easter weekend after an extraordinary week that revealed just how jittery the markets really are in the present climate.
After years of a slowly brewing economic recovery, the UK has seen a strong rise in growth in recent months. Mark Martin, manager of the Neptune UK Mid Cap Fund, discusses the strength of this recovery and whether it is sustainable.
In the video, Martin addresses the following:
• Structural features supporting the UK economy
• UK mid-caps and the potential for M&A activity
• Valuations and opportunities in house builders
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