The rise of the global citizen?

Philanthropy is an integral part of Middle Eastern culture and the UAE carries on several philanthropic initiatives to help the needy and underprivileged across the world


The new high net worth profile

According to the latest studies, there have never been so many high net worth individuals (HNWI) in the world, and they've never been richer.


A turning tide of trust in financial services?

In our latest biannual survey of over 17,000 consumers worldwide, we found that over one in three UK consumers now feel content with the services they are getting from the banks, up from just 21% last year. It’s a significant leap, even though there


Appleby: Offshore Deals Continue To Rise

The combined value of deals across offshore jurisdictions in the second quarter of 2014 jumped 23% over the previous one, making it one of the highest value quarters of the past decade, according to a report released today [Sept 11] by Appleby.


Size Matters

Global asset managers: the bigger, the better


Strategies of high net worth Canadians

A recent survey of high net worth Canadians (those with investable assets of $500,000 or more) by Investors Group reveals that having a mortgage may be a deliberate investment strategy.


Fund groups may face 5% profit hit

Analysts at Numis have predicted that asset management companies could face at least a 5 per cent hit on profits from proposed European regulation on research.