Axa Wealth pilots adviser e-letter

Helping clients stay abreast of personal finance matters is at the heart of a client-facing e-newsletter being piloted by Axa Wealth, the wealth manager has announced.


Wealthy expats put S'pore on world map

The latest findings from the 2011 Expat Explorer survey revealed that Singapore is an ideal destination for expats relocating for money prospects.


Santander's £300 sweetener

Statistically you are more likely to get divorced than switch your bank account – but Santander aims to buck this trend.


UBS acquires equity stake in Chi-X Global

The group that UBS joins comprises BofA Merrill Lynch, GETCO LLC, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, and Quantlab Group LP. Instinet Incorporated, a Nomura Group company, remains the largest equity holder through a subsidiary company.


Private banking industry is in ‘upheaval’ - UBS’s Zeltner

UBS told investors on Nov. 17 that it plans to increase the number of client advisers in its wealth unit outside the Americas to 4,700 from 4,252. Switzerland’s biggest bank adjusted its expectations for earnings and new assets as the economic slow


HSBC Wealth sees double-digit 2012 equity returns

Alec Letchfield, CIO of wealth management at HSBC Global Asset Management, also told the Reuters 2012 Investment Outlook Summit that he favored hedging tail risks stemming from the euro zone crisis via a diversified portfolio, skewed towards equities.


Atlanta: Wealth management prospects down, but not out

The wealth of Atlanta comes from myriad sources, including homegrown giants such as The Coca-Cola Co., Cox Communications Inc., Newell Rubbermaid Inc., Delta Air Lines Inc. and Home Depot USA Inc., as well as from a burgeoning entrepreneurial community gr