Managers of Wealth http://managersofwealth.com/ Thu, 14 Dec 2017 02:14:05 GMT part of MediaG8way Group http://managersofwealth.com/ http://managersofwealth.com/assets/images/logo.png Managers of Wealth KohanaPHP Crunch time: Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management considers interest rate impact News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56241/crunch-time-canaccord-genuity-wealth-management-considers-interest-rate-impact Staying informed in an industry that’s constantly shifting isn’t easy, but being aware of changes as they’re happening can keep you ahead of the curve. Wealth and Asset Management Winners of Private Banker International Switzerland Awards 2017 revealed News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56219/winners-of-private-banker-international-switzerland-awards-2017-revealed The Outstanding Family Office Proposition award went to Stonehage Fleming, while REYL & Cie took home the Outstanding Boutique Private Bank. Wealth and Asset Management Wealth Management in a Corporate Bank News Aggregation Team Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56191/wealth-management-in-a-corporate-bank The roll-out of investments at CBD is taking a top-down cascading strategy which is quite different from the strategy that banks tend to normally take. Wealth and Asset Management GUEST ARTICLE: 'Bah humbug!' by Penny Lovell Penny Lovell Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56188/guest-article-amp039bah-humbugamp039-by-penny-lovell so let me start with a controversial statement that contradicts perceived wisdom: money can buy you happiness. Wealth and Asset Management The decline of the Swiss private bank News Aggregation Team Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56197/the-decline-of-the-swiss-private-bank A clampdown on tax evasion is forcing the closure of many institutions Wealth and Asset Management EFG International successfully concludes BSI integration News Team Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56199/efg-international-successfully-concludes-bsi-integration The process included six legal integrations and nine IT migrations on a global basis Wealth and Asset Management Millennial-Led Advisory Leaves LPL's Corporate RIA News Team Friday, December 08, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56167/millennial-led-advisory-leaves-lplamp039s-corporate-ria The new structure enables WWM to advance its long-term growth strategy. Wealth and Asset Management How Deutsche Bank staved off staff “exodus” to start hiring again in Asia News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56130/how-deutsche-bank-staved-off-staff-ampldquoexodusamprdquo-to-start-hiring-again-in-asia The RMs stayed back when they realised that there was quite a lot of client overlaps with UBS.” Wealth and Asset Management VP Bank's Intermediaries Strategy News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56134/vp-bankamp039s-intermediaries-strategy These professionals are seeking the exact opposite of large financial enterprises. Wealth and Asset Management Private Wealth Systems Shortlisted for 2018 Family Wealth Awards News Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56140/private-wealth-systems-shortlisted-for-2018-family-wealth-awards Recognition based upon Private Wealth Systems’ leadership in reshaping private wealth reporting landscape Wealth and Asset Management Jupiter appoints Ash Ray as head of governance research News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56243/jupiter-appoints-ash-ray-as-head-of-governance-research Jupiter views corporate governance as an integrated part of the investment process. Executive Moves Old Mutual Wealth poaches from Aegon for platform hire News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56235/old-mutual-wealth-poaches-from-aegon-for-platform-hire In his new role he replaces Tom Hawkins who will lead Old Mutual Wealth’s team of office-based consultants. Executive Moves Jupiter appoints Ash Ray as head of governance research News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56242/jupiter-appoints-ash-ray-as-head-of-governance-research Jupiter views corporate governance as an integrated part of the investment process. Executive Moves Julius Baer names three succession options for EAMs News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56238/julius-baer-names-three-succession-options-for-eams In its latest viewpoint the firm said many baby boomers are now approaching retirement age, and it's crucial for EAMs to have a succession plan in place. Executive Moves Safra Sarasin Poaches from Deutsche Bank News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56212/safra-sarasin-poaches-from-deutsche-bank Safra-Sarasin has made a number of hires in Asia this year in both Hong Kong and Singapore. Executive Moves Notenstein La Roche hires cantonal bank CEO News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56214/notenstein-la-roche-hires-cantonal-bank-ceo Ernst joins Notenstein La Roche from St Galler Kantonalbank where he spent three years, for the last year of which he was CEO of the German business. Executive Moves Banque Bonhôte poaches Indosuez wealth manager News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56215/banque-bonhampocircte-poaches-indosuez-wealth-manager Banque Bonhôte furthers its development in the Geneva region Executive Moves Raymond James Recruits $166 Million Advisor Team News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56218/raymond-james-recruits-166-million-advisor-team The firm's branch manager and registered client associate, Mark E. Lyons, will also be moving to Raymond James. Executive Moves Julius Baer Snags Goldman Veteran News Team Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56193/julius-baer-snags-goldman-veteran His experience in Asia, while based in Hong Kong, will be of particular relevance as Julius Baer further extends its business in China and throughout the region, and will make him an ideal addition to the Board. Executive Moves Stonehage Fleming Expands Corporate Finance Team News Team Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56198/stonehage-fleming-expands-corporate-finance-team The team specialises in advising families on their commercial and business interests. Executive Moves Initial Coin Offerings: A Look to 2018 News Team Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56230/initial-coin-offerings-a-look-to-2018 In addition, the SEC noted that the exchanges upon which tokens are traded in the secondary market would have to be registered with the SEC Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Herbert Smith Freehills - Financial regulation update News Team Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56227/herbert-smith-freehills-financial-regulation-update PRA policy statement on Pillar 2A capital requirements and disclosure Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance HMRC must be rubbing its hands in glee by George Bull George Bull Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56228/hmrc-must-be-rubbing-its-hands-in-glee-by-george-bull Bitcoin gains? Don’t forget that the taxman will want his share Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Convoy raids put Hong Kong firms on notice News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56231/convoy-raids-put-hong-kong-firms-on-notice Hong Kong’s financial services firms can expect greater regulatory scrutiny as an unprecedented joint probe by the Independent Commission Against Corruption and the Securities and Futures Commission paves the way for future investigations. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance The increasing importance of portfolio construction News Team Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56239/the-increasing-importance-of-portfolio-construction Financial advisors require mastery in presenting and selling a standardized portfolio by developing skills around portfolio building and analyzing metrics and scaling the investments. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance OECD seeks input on new tax rules requiring disclosure of CRS avoidance arrangements and offshore structures News Team Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56213/oecd-seeks-input-on-new-tax-rules-requiring-disclosure-of-crs-avoidance-arrangements-and-offshore-structures Public input is sought on all aspects of these model rules. Submissions on this document will be taken into account in preparing the report that will to be sent to the G7 Finance Ministers under the Canadian Presidency. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Parliament: don’t touch banking secrecy for Swiss clients News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56222/parliament-donamprsquot-touch-banking-secrecy-for-swiss-clients The group behind the initiative want to ban the automatic exchange of client data within Switzerland’s borders. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Basel WM signs UN responsible investment initiative News Aggregation Team Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56206/basel-wm-signs-un-responsible-investment-initiative The strategy has recently reached its tenth anniversary, which spurred its fund managers, Sybille Wyss and Bollag himself, to rethink the fund's investment approach. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Liechtenstein says didn't press for Swiss inclusion on EU tax havens list News Aggregation Team Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56205/liechtenstein-says-didnamp039t-press-for-swiss-inclusion-on-eu-tax-havens-list Both countries have oversized financial industries and in the past have drawn scrutiny as places to stash offshore wealth. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Senate Tax Plan Could Also Hit Digital Wealth Advisers News Aggregation Team Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56207/senate-tax-plan-could-also-hit-digital-wealth-advisers Algorithms that prioritize sales of share lots that have lost value would become less effective Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Clade: 24/7 Think-Tank for Ultra-Rich News Aggregation Team Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56200/clade-247-think-tank-for-ultra-rich It isn’t easy to get hold of Jonathan Lipton these days. FinTech Danske Bank's Wealth Management Robot Now Has 11,500 Clients News Aggregation Team Sunday, December 10, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56177/danske-bankamp039s-wealth-management-robot-now-has-11500-clients Customers encountering June for the first time are asked how much they want to invest (the limit is 1 million kroner, or about $160,000 per person). FinTech Swiss Banks Encouraged By Bitcoin Futures News Aggregation Team Sunday, December 10, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56184/swiss-banks-encouraged-by-bitcoin-futures Vontobel customers offer mixed opinions about the futures contracts, said Heiko Geiger, executive director of the Frankfurt-based bank. FinTech Enhancing the Role of Insurance in Cyber Risk Management News Team Sunday, December 10, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56190/enhancing-the-role-of-insurance-in-cyber-risk-management This report provides an overview of the financial impact of cyber incidents, the coverage of cyber risk available in the insurance market, the challenges to market development and initiatives to address those challenges. FinTech Bitcoin’s rally is the dawn of the financial tech era – but it remains a gamble News Team Friday, December 08, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56158/bitcoinamprsquos-rally-is-the-dawn-of-the-financial-tech-era-ampndash-but-it-remains-a-gamble Bitcoin remains a major gamble as it is very much an ‘unchartered waters’ asset – we’ve simply not experienced this before. FinTech Innovation: Keeping speed with change News Team Wednesday, December 06, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56114/innovation-keeping-speed-with-change Multrees is partnering with the University of Surrey’s Centre for the Digital Economy to solve everyday problems for clients in the wealth management sector. FinTech Switzerland Signals Vigilance on Crypto Frenzy News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 05, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56092/switzerland-signals-vigilance-on-crypto-frenzy The alpine nation has advanced as a cryptocurrencies, working hard to attract players from the industry. FinTech Innovating evolving world News Team Monday, December 04, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56031/innovating-evolving-world Money is moving. Unprecedented global uncertainty coupled with the increasingly international nature of high net worth individuals themselves mean that the world’s wealth is constantly shifting. FinTech How AI is rapidly changing the finance industry News Team Monday, December 04, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56033/how-ai-is-rapidly-changing-the-finance-industry AI is poised to change and dominate the financial markets despite the industry’s reservations and fears. FinTech UBS Launches Digital Hub News Aggregation Team Monday, December 04, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56038/ubs-launches-digital-hub Swiss banking giant UBS inaugurated a new digital centre in Hong Kong. One of its aspirations is to bring wealthy clients and startups closer together to forge collaborations. Based in Kowloon the new unit known as «The Digital Hub» plans to FinTech Point72's Oda Leaving to Open His Own Japan-Focused Hedge Fund News Aggregation Team Friday, December 08, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56175/point72amp039s-oda-leaving-to-open-his-own-japan-focused-hedge-fund Singapore-based Oda to start Blue Swell Asset Management Family Office EMM Wealth Shortlisted for Family Wealth Report Awards 2018 News Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56128/emm-wealth-shortlisted-for-family-wealth-report-awards-2018 The firms who have been shortlisted in these awards are all worthy competitors, and I would like to extend my heartiest congratulations. Family Office Family offices cryptocurrencies icos and blockchain News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 29, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55955/family-offices-cryptocurrencies-icos-and-blockchain There has been a hesitant take-up by family offices of cryptocurrencies and ICOs. Family Office Family Businesses Need To Fine-tune Their Investment Strategies News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55823/family-businesses-need-to-fine-tune-their-investment-strategies Many family offices across the GCC do not have formalized investment strategies or plans in place, although they view this to be an important objective. Family Office Familiar name has new plans for state-of-the-art multi-family office News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55854/familiar-name-has-new-plans-for-state-of-the-art-multi-family-office Neil Nisker plans a new venture, set to open in December, known as Our Family Office Inc. Family Office Morgan Stanley Asia Wealth Push Runs Into Family-Office Poaching News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55791/morgan-stanley-asia-wealth-push-runs-into-family-office-poaching The Asia-Pacific region’s 42 family offices, which oversee $445 million on average Family Office Ultra-HNWIs in China diversify to overseas markets News Aggregation Team Monday, November 13, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55527/ultra-hnwis-in-china-diversify-to-overseas-markets The most important thing is that the family business owner first needs a succession plan that fits his particular family needs. Family Office Alternative Investments Key Part of Single-Family Office Portfolio Strategy News Team Friday, November 10, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55499/alternative-investments-key-part-of-single-family-office-portfolio-strategy Research found that the second generation-led single-family offices are significantly more active in alternative investments than the first generation. Family Office Multi Family Offices: How Are They Defined, And Does The Label Matter? News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 08, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55419/multi-family-offices-how-are-they-defined-and-does-the-label-matter RIAs work with individuals to manage their wealth, while MFOs work with multiple generations and branches of large, complex families. Family Office NextGen Wealth Driving The Creation Of Single-Family Offices In Asia News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 08, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55433/nextgen-wealth-driving-the-creation-of-single-family-offices-in-asia All in all the world of single-family offices is dramatically expanding. Family Office People Are Buying More And More Supercars News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56224/people-are-buying-more-and-more-supercars Bloomberg reports that Ferrari will up production next year since it’s reaching its sales target of 9,000 vehicles annually an entire year early, according to people who asked not to be named. Luxury India’s luxury hotel for dogs has a swimming pool, spa and serves Belgian beer News Aggregation Team Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56201/indiaamprsquos-luxury-hotel-for-dogs-has-a-swimming-pool-spa-and-serves-belgian-beer Critterati, which claims to be South Asia’s first luxury hotel for dogs, offers suites at up to US$70 per night for pets of “no expense spared” parents Luxury By invitation only: inside the world’s first Baccarat Hotel, home to 15,000 pieces of crystalware News Aggregation Team Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56204/by-invitation-only-inside-the-worldamprsquos-first-baccarat-hotel-home-to-15000-pieces-of-crystalware Baccarat Hotel and Residences, featuring 17 custom-made chandeliers, exquisitely decorated rooms and understated elegance, will not fail to delight Luxury The Private Bahamas Resort Designed for Plus-Size People News Aggregation Team Friday, December 08, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56169/the-private-bahamas-resort-designed-for-plus-size-people The end result, according to it's founder James King, is a "safe haven" where overweight people can travel, relax and be free Luxury You Can Now Buy Luxury Stuff With Bitcoin and Have It Delivered – All Anonymously News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56145/you-can-now-buy-luxury-stuff-with-bitcoin-and-have-it-delivered-ampndash-all-anonymously The majority of bitcoin millionaires seem content to hold onto their portfolios in the hope that their assets will grow further. Luxury Oft-Forgotten Part of Wealth Planning: Art News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56163/oft-forgotten-part-of-wealth-planning-art The UBS study surveyed 363 art collectors, and was part of a broader study on collecting released earlier this year that included 2,475 investors with at least $1 million in investable assets. Luxury Sign of the good times as buyers line up for new luxury €114,250 Lexus LS saloon News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 06, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56097/sign-of-the-good-times-as-buyers-line-up-for-new-luxury-ampeuro114250-lexus-ls-saloon Returns with stunning new looks Luxury Magnificent Estates With Stunning Masterbedroom Views News Team Wednesday, December 06, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56110/magnificent-estates-with-stunning-masterbedroom-views The multi-level residence includes a separate-level sky lanai with outdoor swimming pool, bar, and spa, as well as an impressive master bedroom and bathroom, each of which enjoys a commanding view of Diamond Head and Honolulu Harbor. Luxury Dubai will have its own version of Venice by 2020 News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 05, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56061/dubai-will-have-its-own-version-of-venice-by-2020 The underwater deck will feature guest cabins, pool, restaurants and what’s being billed as the world’s first underwater spa Luxury Lamborghini Finally Unveils the $200,000 Urus SUV News Aggregation Team Monday, December 04, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56116/lamborghini-finally-unveils-the-200000-urus-suv The standard model rolls on 21-inch rims and comes with adaptive air suspension and carbon ceramic brakes, as well as active roll stabilization. Luxury Whoever Created Bitcoin Controls An Incredible Fortune… Too Bad He Might Be Dead And His Fortune Lost Forever! News Aggregation Team Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56223/whoever-created-bitcoin-controls-an-incredible-fortuneamphellip-too-bad-he-might-be-dead-and-his-fortune-lost-forever One year after Bitcoin was launched, January 2011, a single Bitcoin traded for about $0.25. Extremely Wealthy Super-rich shown to have grown out of ancient farming News Aggregation Team Sunday, December 10, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56186/super-rich-shown-to-have-grown-out-of-ancient-farming The world’s wealthy elite has its origins in the first landowners to use oxen and horses, a global study has found Extremely Wealthy A complete guide to the most sensational Saudi princes News Aggregation Team Saturday, December 09, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56187/a-complete-guide-to-the-most-sensational-saudi-princes The sprawling Saudi royal family has traditionally featured a massive, but generally secretive, cast of characters. Extremely Wealthy 1 out of 56 people in Monaco has at least $30 Million News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56148/1-out-of-56-people-in-monaco-has-at-least-30-million A previous study estimated that nearly one in three individuals who reside in Monaco are millionaires. Extremely Wealthy Richest one percent now owns two-fifths of America's wealth, new study claims News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56162/richest-one-percent-now-owns-two-fifths-of-americaamp039s-wealth-new-study-claims Gap between rich and poor at 50-year high, according to paper by economist Edward N. Woolf Extremely Wealthy Real estate tycoon dies at age 65 News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 05, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56080/real-estate-tycoon-dies-at-age-65 Wong was the eldest son of late construction mogul and founder of Chyau Fwu Group, CS Hwang. Extremely Wealthy Former Billionaire Steel Magnate Banned From Leaving China News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 05, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56112/former-billionaire-steel-magnate-banned-from-leaving-china Thirty-six-year old Li Zhaohui was once considered one of the country’s most promising entrepreneurs. Extremely Wealthy Jamaican-Canadian Billionaire Set To Take Majority Stake In Bermuda Bank News Aggregation Team Monday, December 04, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56082/jamaican-canadian-billionaire-set-to-take-majority-stake-in-bermuda-bank The transaction has received the approval of the Bank of Jamaica and there has been no objection from the Bermuda Monetary Authority. Extremely Wealthy Property tycoon ready to keep HK$1 billion charity promise as Hong Kong stocks hit 10-year high News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55842/property-tycoon-ready-to-keep-hk1-billion-charity-promise-as-hong-kong-stocks-hit-10-year-high Henderson Land chairman Lee Shau-kee said in his biography that he would donate the sum if Hang Seng Index climbed above 30,000 Extremely Wealthy Tycoon keeps asset manager in the family News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55806/tycoon-keeps-asset-manager-in-the-family It is also the parent company of Capreon, a pan-European property group run by Zvi and Raphael Noé, sons of Mr Noé, and Goldacre Ventures, a private equity group founded by David Bloom, Mr Noé’s son-in-law. Extremely Wealthy Schroders Outlooks 2018 - Global Cities & Global Bonds News Team Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56229/schroders-outlooks-2018-global-cities-ampamp-global-bonds We think the world is changing at a rate that has not been witnessed since the Industrial Revolution. This has profound implications for where we live and how we use buildings. Comment & Analysis Zurich WM: how we broke away from Julius Baer and thrived News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56237/zurich-wm-how-we-broke-away-from-julius-baer-and-thrived After giving up his childhood dream of studying insects, he decided to follow in his father’s footsteps by joining the Swiss foreign service. Comment & Analysis St. James’s Place – “Political disputes trigger stock sensitivity” St. James's Place Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56211/st-jamesamprsquos-place-ampndash-ampldquopolitical-disputes-trigger-stock-sensitivityamprdquo Stocks were sensitive to political developments around two of the world’s most intractable political disputes. Comment & Analysis EU by Tim Price Tim Price Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56195/eu-by-tim-price Aspiring to spark an informed debate about investment markets, value, and absolute returns. Comment & Analysis "I wish we didn't have all these political shenanigans going on," SJP boss David Bellamy News Aggregation Team Sunday, December 10, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56189/ampquoti-wish-we-didnamp039t-have-all-these-political-shenanigans-going-onampquot-sjp-boss-david-bellamy But Bellamy won’t be able to say it for much longer. Comment & Analysis Saxo Bank 2018 Outrageous Predictions News Team Friday, December 08, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56154/saxo-bank-2018-outrageous-predictions 2018 will be a true roller coaster ride compared to an outrageously placid 2017 Comment & Analysis Competition heats non family business talent News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56132/competition-heats-non-family-business-talent The barometer echoed the human capital findings of the latest Global Family Office Report 2017. Comment & Analysis Impact investing: A force that transforms News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56141/impact-investing-a-force-that-transforms Impact investing is one tool helping to transform the way investors think about cross-sector collaboration. Comment & Analysis Banca Generali Wins Two Prestigious Awards News Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56149/banca-generali-wins-two-prestigious-awards Banca Generali, is a leading banking group in Italy, has recently won two Global Brand Magazine Awards. They were awarded as a winner for the Best Private Banking Brand, Italy & Mr. Gian Maria Mossa as Best CEO - Private Banking, Italy. Comment & Analysis Stonehage Fleming's Ventura: Jersey still attractive for UHNW News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56150/stonehage-flemingamp039s-ventura-jersey-still-attractive-for-uhnw The bigger concern for private offices in Jersey is regulation and how the island ‘has been cooperating with the increase in tax transparency across the world Comment & Analysis Big idea: Swiss selector shifts towards Asian private equity News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56221/big-idea-swiss-selector-shifts-towards-asian-private-equity In response, Hilpold has unearthed a region-specific fund of funds manager that has launched four private equity products in the market so far, with a fifth planned for early next year. Alternative Investments Man Group to launch quant hedge fund in China News Aggregation Team Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56196/man-group-to-launch-quant-hedge-fund-in-china Group to use algorithms to trade across liquid markets and focus on listed futures Alternative Investments Natixis Group aims to be luxury brand of funds management News Aggregation Team Sunday, December 10, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56185/natixis-group-aims-to-be-luxury-brand-of-funds-management The asset management arm of Natixis owns stakes in fund managers with about $US950 billion of funds under management. Alternative Investments Boutique advice firm makes philanthropy hire News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 06, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56104/boutique-advice-firm-makes-philanthropy-hire “Social investment and philanthropy are a key element in not only our firm but in many of our clients’ overall wealth management strategies,” said MGD chief executive John Barton. Alternative Investments Westpac invests $60 million into its life insurance arm News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 05, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56069/westpac-invests-60-million-into-its-life-insurance-arm Many of Australia's largest financial institutions are heeding this call and moving to become distributors rather than manufacturers. Alternative Investments Norway shows how not to run a sovereign wealth fund News Aggregation Team Monday, December 04, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56070/norway-shows-how-not-to-run-a-sovereign-wealth-fund No matter how one looks at it, the performance of Norway’s oil fund is mediocre at best. Alternative Investments Small cap stars rise up the ranks and look to grow capital News Team Thursday, November 30, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55980/small-cap-stars-rise-up-the-ranks-and-look-to-grow-capital The Trust has generated an annualised return of 23.4% over the last five years, with its NAV rising by 183.8% on a total return basis vs a sector average increase of just 78.4%. Alternative Investments Beijing and Guernsey in captive insurance joint venture News Team Wednesday, November 29, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55948/beijing-and-guernsey-in-captive-insurance-joint-venture ARM Managing Director Charles Scott said captives are going to be at the forefront of innovation in China’s insurance market. Alternative Investments French asset management giant plans push into private equity News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55908/french-asset-management-giant-plans-push-into-private-equity The €1.4 trillion European asset manager seeks to compete with private-equity firms by investing more in companies directly Alternative Investments Scotiabank submits a binding offer to BBVA to acquire its shares in BBVA Chile News Team Tuesday, November 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55919/scotiabank-submits-a-binding-offer-to-bbva-to-acquire-its-shares-in-bbva-chile If the transaction is completed, Scotiabank's Common Equity Tier 1 capital ratio will be impacted by approximately 100 basis points. Alternative Investments Moda Operandi, Women-Led Luxury Seller, Raises $165 Million To Speed Up Growth News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56135/moda-operandi-women-led-luxury-seller-raises-165-million-to-speed-up-growth This brings Moda's fundraising total to just over $300 million in seven years. Extremely Expensive Billionaire hedge fund manager Bruce Kovner's breathtaking Caribbean estate with private beach, coconut grove and two villas sells for a whopping $67MILLION after being battered by Hurricane Irma News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56176/billionaire-hedge-fund-manager-bruce-kovneramp039s-breathtaking-caribbean-estate-with-private-beach-coconut-grove-and-two-villas-sells-for-a-whopping-67million-after-being-battered-by-hurricane-irma The tropical estate, called Girasol, comes with seven acres of lush palm-tree glutted prime waterfront, a 175-yard private beach, and a two-acre coconut grove. Extremely Expensive Losses grow despite tourism boost for Mulberry News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 06, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56102/losses-grow-despite-tourism-boost-for-mulberry A joint venture in Japan, announced in July, has been showing early signs of success, the company added. Extremely Expensive The 15 Most Expensive Rose Champagnes News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 06, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56105/the-15-most-expensive-rose-champagnes Things are similarly rosy in the UK, where both volume and value sales are significantly up. Extremely Expensive Peace diamond: Precious stone fetches $6.5m in New York News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 05, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56084/peace-diamond-precious-stone-fetches-65m-in-new-york The government is now expected to use the money raised to improve conditions in the village of Koryardu, including the introduction of a fresh supply of water, electricity, roads, medical care and the building and maintenance of schools. Extremely Expensive Tiffany Tops List Of Millennial-Favorite Jewelers News Aggregation Team Monday, December 04, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56044/tiffany-tops-list-of-millennial-favorite-jewelers Across Most Product Categories, Affluent Millennials Are Largely Divided On Their Favorite Luxury Brands Extremely Expensive Canadian Billionaire Buys L.A.’s Most Expensive Home Ever News Aggregation Team Monday, December 04, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56079/canadian-billionaire-buys-laamprsquos-most-expensive-home-ever $85 million was for the house, and $35 million for its contents. Extremely Expensive Ferrari Formula 1 team loses Santander sponsorship News Aggregation Team Friday, December 01, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56012/ferrari-formula-1-team-loses-santander-sponsorship The company's relationship with Ferrari began in 2010 alongside Fernando Alonso's arrival. Extremely Expensive This Luxury Hotel Brand Has The Highest Approval Rating Among Wealthy Guests News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 30, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56004/this-luxury-hotel-brand-has-the-highest-approval-rating-among-wealthy-guests Ritz-Carlton Hotel Brand Tops The List in Satisfying The Demands Of The World's Wealthiest, High Maintenance Travellers Extremely Expensive Rare 14.93-Carat Pink Diamond, The Pink Promise, Sells For Nearly $32 Million News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/55953/rare-1493-carat-pink-diamond-the-pink-promise-sells-for-nearly-32-million The Fancy Vivid pink diamond was originally purchased by gemologist and jeweler Stephen Silver, who is known for his keen eye for gemstones. Extremely Expensive Firm that builds vehicles for Ferrari and Aston Martin will work on Nottingham-made flying car News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56234/firm-that-builds-vehicles-for-ferrari-and-aston-martin-will-work-on-nottingham-made-flying-car The founder of Kahn Design has been crowned the "king of customisation" Research What's the state of wealth management in Asia today? News Aggregation Team Monday, December 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56194/whatamp039s-the-state-of-wealth-management-in-asia-today Their first report issued in 1996 featured Asia as the 3rd largest wealth market in the world. Research Passion, Not Profit, Is the Biggest Motivator for Collectors, a New Study Says News Team Friday, December 08, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56170/passion-not-profit-is-the-biggest-motivator-for-collectors-a-new-study-says Collecting is a passion that we share with many of our clients who are developing alternative legacies through their cultural pursuits. Research Size Alone Does Not Dictate Asset Manager Success News Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56129/size-alone-does-not-dictate-asset-manager-success The survey helps participants assess their operational effectiveness versus relevant peers and identifies actions to improve growth and profitability. Research Global wealth more than doubled since 2002 News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56133/global-wealth-more-than-doubled-since-2002 However, the global financial crisis severely altered the pace and the pattern of wealth creation observed until 2007. Research Is it time for a break? News Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56138/is-it-time-for-a-break The global divestment survey 2017 Research Research Reveals the Biggest Unmet Need for Consumers in Goals-Based Wealth Management News Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56147/research-reveals-the-biggest-unmet-need-for-consumers-in-goals-based-wealth-management In 2008, 82% said they had a “written plan” or “solid idea” in comparison to 73% in 2016. Research Survey says: many US collectors have never had their art appraised or insured News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56151/survey-says-many-us-collectors-have-never-had-their-art-appraised-or-insured UBS report surveyed 2,475 US-based high-net-worth investors Research Fortune 500 Companies Discussing Globalization Strategies News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56166/fortune-500-companies-discussing-globalization-strategies The most important thing to note is the rationale behind these acquisitions; Midea did not acquire such companies only for the sake of their technologies. Research Millennial workers revealed to be saving the most News Team Wednesday, December 06, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/56109/millennial-workers-revealed-to-be-saving-the-most The Lifetime Savings Challenge Report 2017, research, which looked at the views of workers in companies with more than 200 employees found that millennials are saving £3,445 per year, or £287 per month on top of pension savings. Research