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Weir hired to run Atlantis special sits fund

Atlantis Investment Management has announced the appointment of James Weir to manage the Atlantis Asian special situations fund.

Weir was previously assistant fund manager to Tony Jordan, who was recently appointed co-chairman of Atlantis Investment Management Limited in London.

Jordan says: “James has proven to be an excellent analyst and has consequently built up an important and invaluable base of knowledge on the Asian markets.

“Through his company visit schedule he has demonstrated his ability in both stock picking and identifying investment themes. I am confident that James has both the experience and expertise to maximise future returns for the Fund.”


House prices continue to rise

The average house price in the UK rose to 209,454 in April up from 206,890 in March and annual house price inflation was up 0.4 per cent according to the Department for Communities and Local Government. UK annual house price inflation was 11.3 per cent in April compared to 10.9 per cent in March. England, […]

BNP Paribas and Winterflood Securities launch two new funds

BNP Paribas and Winterflood Securities have launched two new closed-ended investment funds in conjunction with Harewood Structured Investment PCC Limited.The EURO high income fund aims to deliver high income and capital stability to investors with an annual yield of 7.5 per cent from an equally-weighted portfolio of 20 European shares. It pays income to investors […]

Basket work

Before selecting Ascentric, I scoured the market to see what was around but I was really waiting for clarity from the FSA as to its position on wraps.At the end of last year, the regulator no longer appeared to consider the use of an investment wrap as a compromise to one’s independence.I prefer the independent […]

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Auto-enrolment: pay attention or pay the price

By Simon Fletcher

As a chief executive officer of a business in the financial services sector, I have been dealing with the introduction of auto-enrolment for our clients for some time, but I can also speak from an employer’s point of view, having to go through the process ourselves.


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