08/19/2011

Family businesses see sales hike

THE economy may be weighed down by high inflation and unemployment but family owned businesses appear to be weathering the storm.

08/19/2011

HSBC Canada wealth unit - Not For Sale

HSBC Holdings' (HBC) Canadian wealth unit chief told financial advisers to "stay the course," dismissing rumors of a potential sale of HSBC's Canadian retail brokerage operations.

08/18/2011

Ex Butterfield Fulcrum CEO launches platform

Bhargava has launched InfraHedge to allow wealth managers, family offices, multi-family offices and institutional investors to ring-fence their assets from broader fund structures to protect against gating, which can occur in extreme market conditions.

08/16/2011

Van Lanschot's AUM up by 5%

Van Lanschot's services revolve around wealth creation and protection: assets under management were up 5% in the first half of 2011

08/16/2011

Wall Street will cut year-end bonuses

Wall Street will cut year-end bonuses for fixed-income and equities employees by as much as 30 percent from last year, according to revised estimates from Johnson Associates Inc.

08/16/2011

Elevate expands model portfolio range

Axa Wealth’s platform Elevate has partnered with discretionary managers Investec Wealth & Investment and Mercater Capital Management.