Margaret Hodge

Margaret Hodge to step down from Public Accounts Committee chair

Margaret Hodge will not seek re-election as chair of the Public Accounts Committee, the MP has confirmed. Hodge has led the committee since 2010, becoming a vocal critic of both the government and HMRC, in particular in their handling of tax evasion and avoidance. A report from the Committee in March found that HMRC was fighting […]


Neptune’s Dowey promoted to CIO in reshuffle

Neptune Investment Management has appointed its chief economist and investment director James Dowey as chief investment officer. He will retain his role as chief economist and report to the company’s founder and chief executive Robin Geffen. Despite Dowey’s promotion, Geffen will continue to take “overall responsibility” for the investment team as well as manage the funds he […]

Curtis Banks launches £85m AIM float

Curtis Banks has begun trading on AIM, with a market capitalisation of £85m. The Sipp provider announced last month it was planning to float on AIM. It has raised £7.5m through the conditional placing of 3.9 million new ordinary shares at a price of 190p per share. Selling shareholders have agreed to sell 7.3 million […]


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