Managers of Wealth http://managersofwealth.com/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 23:37:30 GMT part of MediaG8way Group http://managersofwealth.com/ http://managersofwealth.com/assets/images/logo.png Managers of Wealth KohanaPHP UBS Misses Key Targets in Challenge to Iqbal Khan Overhaul News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74688/ubs-misses-key-targets-in-challenge-to-iqbal-khan-overhaul The Swiss bank failed to meet several key metrics set during the last revamp of goals just over a year ago Wealth and Asset Management UBS sells B2B fund distribution platform to Clearstream News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74699/ubs-sells-b2b-fund-distribution-platform-to-clearstream As part of the transaction, UBS and Clearstream will enter into long-term commercial cooperation arrangements for the provision of services to UBS's Global Wealth Management and Asset Management business divisions Wealth and Asset Management A year in Donate a Days; why compounding isn’t just relevant to investing...by Penny Lovell News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74658/a-year-in-donate-a-days-why-compounding-isnamprsquot-just-relevant-to-investingby-penny-lovell I’m excited to see what fantastic new charitable initiatives will be pursued by Sanlam employees in 2020 and beyond. Come to think of it, I think I might have 9 spare pairs of shoes to donate… Wealth and Asset Management Standard Chartered Private Bank launches ESG Select to strengthen fund selection process News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74648/standard-chartered-private-bank-launches-esg-select-to-strengthen-fund-selection-process Sustainable investing is becoming a mainstream consideration for many investors and ESG products are increasingly accessible in this nascent space. Wealth and Asset Management Morgan Stanley Plans to Add up to 35 Private Bankers News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74649/morgan-stanley-plans-to-add-up-to-35-private-bankers Expansion at Morgan Stanley contrasts moves made by rival UBS which is seeking to ax about 500 jobs globally with a focus on Europe and Asia. Wealth and Asset Management Sanlam and Thesis: why Love Island has it all wrong…by Penny Lovell News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74655/sanlam-and-thesis-why-love-island-has-it-all-wrongamphellipby-penny-lovell I’ve been thinking about what it is that makes a relationship work. Wealth and Asset Management GAM to start job cut talks in January 2020 and reduce bonuses News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74659/gam-to-start-job-cut-talks-in-january-2020-and-reduce-bonuses This process doesn’t envisage any changes to investment teams. Wealth and Asset Management Wealth firm to seal four deals as it embarks on new chapter News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74667/wealth-firm-to-seal-four-deals-as-it-embarks-on-new-chapter Harwood Wealth Management reveals it has signed ‘heads of terms’ for four acquisitions a few weeks after it announced US private equity giant Carlyle Group was buying the business for £90.7m. Wealth and Asset Management Wealth consolidator's profit jumps 80% on buy spree News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74668/wealth-consolidatoramp039s-profit-jumps-80-on-buy-spree AFH Financial moved further beyond the £6bn mark after spending a little more than £30m on eight acquisitions over the year. Wealth and Asset Management Quilter CFO on creating value through deal-making News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74686/quilter-cfo-on-creating-value-through-deal-making Mark Satchel reveals in an interview how undertaking numerous acquistion and disposals helped him become the finance chief of the FTSE-250 wealth manager. Wealth and Asset Management Sanlam strengthens regional wealth management team News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74695/sanlam-strengthens-regional-wealth-management-team He will work closely with the Cumbrian team. Executive Moves Mirabaud strengthens UK wealth management division News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74652/mirabaud-strengthens-uk-wealth-management-division These new hires represent the latest part of Mirabaud Group’s expansion strategy to provide a strong commitment to its UK wealth management clients. Executive Moves Citi Private Bank Nets Ex-Managing Director from UBS News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74647/citi-private-bank-nets-ex-managing-director-from-ubs Schuwey has over 30 years of experience and spent over a decade as an FX trader at UBS’s investment bank before shifting to its wealth arm where he developed direct, longstanding relationships with some of Asia Pacific's largest UHNW FX trading Executive Moves Nomura Is Hiring Dozens of Bankers for Asia Wealth Drive News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74646/nomura-is-hiring-dozens-of-bankers-for-asia-wealth-drive Asia has bigger potential for future growth,’ Hibino says Executive Moves Former Rathbones director joins Close Brothers News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74643/former-rathbones-director-joins-close-brothers Bringing a wealth of experience in the private client sector Executive Moves Portfolio Manager Consultancy hired a new director News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74657/portfolio-manager-consultancy-hired-a-new-director He will focus on growing the business in servicing large institutional clients Executive Moves SZKB appoints new regional head News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74661/szkb-appoints-new-regional-head His appointment will be effective from 1 February. Executive Moves Bluebay Poaches From Schroders to Expand in Switzerland News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74670/bluebay-poaches-from-schroders-to-expand-in-switzerland Eckstein will take charge of developing the business with financial intermediaries. Executive Moves Hampden & Co recruits former Scottish Building Society chief News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74681/hampden-ampamp-co-recruits-former-scottish-building-society-chief Mark Thomson promises individual approach as head of credit at Edinburgh boutique bank Executive Moves Swiss investment boutique appoints CIO & CCO News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74598/swiss-investment-boutique-appoints-cio-ampamp-cco Hung comes from Swisscanto Invest, where he was most recently responsible for hedge fund and alternative risk premia solutions as senior portfolio manager and deputy head alternative investments in the area of ​​liquid alternatives. Executive Moves The LuxSE updates its Rules & Regulations News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74691/the-luxse-updates-its-rules-ampamp-regulations The LuxSE has substantially amended its Rules & Regulations to integrate recent mandatory legal and regulatory developments as well as to provide increased clarity, transparency and usability for its clients. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Luxembourg's fund sector faces risk of abuse News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74692/luxembourgamp039s-fund-sector-faces-risk-of-abuse Report warns that the country's position as an investment hub increases the likelihood for criminals to commit fraud Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Cheshire advice firm pays staff to quit News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74697/cheshire-advice-firm-pays-staff-to-quit Equilibrium Asset Management employs 86 staff at its office in Wilmslow. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Appleby advises on closing of Zedra acquisition News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74705/appleby-advises-on-closing-of-zedra-acquisition "We look forward to seeing ZEDRA go from strength to strength in the jurisdiction.” Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance House of Lords European Union Committee letter on proposed Taxonomy Regulation News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74620/house-of-lords-european-union-committee-letter-on-proposed-taxonomy-regulation The Government’s Green Finance Strategy noted that the UK would “match the ambition” of the EU’s Sustainable Finance Action Plan Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance The death of LIBOR and the afterlife News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74623/the-death-of-libor-and-the-afterlife LIBOR was developed and launched in the mid-1980s by the British Bankers Association. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance The 1MDB scandal: what does it mean for Goldman Sachs? News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74632/the-1mdb-scandal-what-does-it-mean-for-goldman-sachs Fallout continues from the US bank’s involvement with the Malaysian state investment fund Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Carey Olsen leads on three chapters in latest edition of Trusts in Prime Jurisdictions News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74656/carey-olsen-leads-on-three-chapters-in-latest-edition-of-trusts-in-prime-jurisdictions Mr Robinson said: "The book is an incredibly useful reference tool to the global trusts and private wealth sector Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance ABS Market Flying High News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74664/abs-market-flying-high The number of lessors accessing the aircraft ABS market and the issuance of aircraft ABS has surged in recent years and this trend continued in 2019. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Global banks hit with £6.2bn in fines News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74665/global-banks-hit-with-amppound62bn-in-fines This is double the amount, and nearly double the value, of penalties handed out in 2018, when 29 fines of $4.27bn (£3.2bn) were imposed. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance SG’s digital wealth manager Kristal.AI raises $6m in Series A round News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74672/sgamprsquos-digital-wealth-manager-kristalai-raises-6m-in-series-a-round The fund raised will be used by the company to bolster its technology backend, craft more curated strategies (called Kristals), and expand further into the APAC and Middle-East market. FinTech Broadridge to Acquire FundsLibrary News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74698/broadridge-to-acquire-fundslibrary Acquisition to help asset managers meet UK and EU regulatory requirements FinTech 5G – on the cusp of a new cycle News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74709/5g-ampndash-on-the-cusp-of-a-new-cycle After several years of investments, regulatory implementation and competitive bidding, 5G deployment is finally accelerating. FinTech Even a Billionaire Crypto Investor Doesn’t Understand The Recent Altcoin Rally News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74532/even-a-billionaire-crypto-investor-doesnamprsquot-understand-the-recent-altcoin-rally After spending nearly six full months suffering deeper losses, the altcoin market may finally be ready once again for liftoff, as many of the crypto market’s top assets, including Bitcoin, have gone on massive rallies. FinTech Robo vs financial advice: Battle of the Canadian wealth market News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74483/robo-vs-financial-advice-battle-of-the-canadian-wealth-market Questions being raised about whether tech start-ups can dominate in the HNW sector FinTech Helping HNW clients understand their personal cyber risk News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74490/helping-hnw-clients-understand-their-personal-cyber-risk The growth of technology in our daily lives, especially for those who can afford the best of the best Internet of Things-connected devices, has sparked new methods for cyber criminals to obtain personal data and exploit HNW individuals. FinTech Edgelab becomes first whitelabel partner for new Avaloq Wealth Platform News Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74514/edgelab-becomes-first-whitelabel-partner-for-new-avaloq-wealth-platform Edgelab empowers private banks to achieve long-term success by providing them technology solutions FinTech Wells Fargo Scores Highest in Wealth Management Mobile App Satisfaction News Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74516/wells-fargo-scores-highest-in-wealth-management-mobile-app-satisfaction Mobile app recognized by J.D. Power for ease of navigation FinTech GBST launches investment pathways functionality News Team Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74454/gbst-launches-investment-pathways-functionality We will work with clients to further develop our pension and investment propositions and meet the evolving needs of their customers. FinTech The 10 Nominees for the Swiss Fintech Startup Awards 2020 Revealed News Aggregation Team Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74400/the-10-nominees-for-the-swiss-fintech-startup-awards-2020-revealed The winners are chosen by a renowned jury consisting of 20+ fintech experts FinTech UAE Cabinet approves draft law to allow family offices to list News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74618/uae-cabinet-approves-draft-law-to-allow-family-offices-to-list The newly proposed law aims to enhance the capabilities and continuity of family businesses as well as to establish rules of governance and protection from defaulting. Family Office HKMA Urges Family Offices to Set Up in Hong Kong News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74580/hkma-urges-family-offices-to-set-up-in-hong-kong Hong Kong’s connectivity role is further enhanced by the ongoing integration of the Greater Bay Area Family Office Family offices among first adopters of Singapore’s VCC framework News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74550/family-offices-among-first-adopters-of-singaporeamprsquos-vcc-framework The framework also creates new opportunities for Singapore-based fund service providers such as legal and tax advisors, accountants, fund administrators and fund custodians Family Office Why Banks Should Be Taking Clients’ Soft Assets Into Account News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74564/why-banks-should-be-taking-clientsamprsquo-soft-assets-into-account Financial institutions' knee-jerk reaction to these developments has been to rapidly try to identify other possible areas of monetization and develop financial products and services around these. Family Office Family office expertise News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74446/family-office-expertise UBP offers advice for families at the crossroad of choosing between single and multi-family office Family Office China's super-rich eye family office for wealth management: report News Aggregation Team Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74405/chinaamp039s-super-rich-eye-family-office-for-wealth-management-report About 84 percent are actively taking measures to set up or join a family office, the survey said. Family Office Opportunities Abound Within The Family Office Space News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 08, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74327/opportunities-abound-within-the-family-office-space Family offices can also enjoy a greater level of autonomy and independence when it comes to investment decisions Family Office Multi-Family Office Over Single-Family Office News Aggregation Team Monday, January 06, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74229/multi-family-office-over-single-family-office Family offices are being seen as the ideal way to protect and preserve assets for future generations amidst financial uncertainties that plague today’s economies. Family Office Private equity's talent challenge: Keeping it out of the family News Aggregation Team Monday, January 06, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74257/private-equityamp039s-talent-challenge-keeping-it-out-of-the-family Family offices have been poaching private equity talent by tweaking their compensation plans. Family Office The Future: The Virtual Family Office News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 02, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74183/the-future-the-virtual-family-office Because of technological advancements and some very ingenious professionals, most any affluent family can get the same advantages of a single-family office. Family Office Definition of ‘luxury’ evolves as digital detoxes take lead in travel News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74696/definition-of-amplsquoluxuryamprsquo-evolves-as-digital-detoxes-take-lead-in-travel Travellers are embracing JOMO (the joy of missing out) rather than falling victim to nomophobia (the irrational fear of being without your cell phone). Luxury 2020 Travel List: 8 Great Vacation Ideas for the New Year News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74627/2020-travel-list-8-great-vacation-ideas-for-the-new-year Whether you’re looking for a high-octane adventure on the slopes, or somewhere to lie back and relax with some good food and wine, the Luxury Defined 2020 travel list has something for everyone Luxury The Sincerest Form of Flattery: Copies of Iconic Masterpieces News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74633/the-sincerest-form-of-flattery-copies-of-iconic-masterpieces The upcoming Master Paintings & Sculpture Day Sale features several remarkable works that speak to this long tradition, dating from the Renaissance through the modern era. Luxury The Best Of 2021 Lamborghini News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74642/the-best-of-2021-lamborghini What Does The 2021 Lamborghini Line-up Look Like So Far? Luxury Officina Armare’s Latest Project Centauro is Out of This World News Aggregation Team Sunday, January 19, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74619/officina-armareamprsquos-latest-project-centauro-is-out-of-this-world Based off spaceships and naval sea crafts, Project Centauro is Officina Armare’s latest bold and futuristic mega yacht, spanning 360 feet. Luxury Ski Chalets in the World’s Top Winter Resorts News Aggregation Team Sunday, January 19, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74628/ski-chalets-in-the-worldamprsquos-top-winter-resorts Luxury Defined heads for the slopes in search of the ultimate ski chalet Luxury Louis Vuitton snaps up world’s largest uncut diamond News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74577/louis-vuitton-snaps-up-worldamprsquos-largest-uncut-diamond Purchase of the 1,758-carat Sewelô stone signals group’s grand ambitions in high-end jewellery Luxury Bentley Flying Spur Sets THE Benchmark For Interior Refinement News Aggregation Team Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74409/bentley-flying-spur-sets-the-benchmark-for-interior-refinement The new production process introduced fine detail and finishing, producing jewelry of fine quality and finish of the metal knurling. Luxury Golden Globes 2020: The Jewels They Wore News Aggregation Team Sunday, January 12, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74396/golden-globes-2020-the-jewels-they-wore Two jewelry trends dominated this year's Golden Globes: statement necklaces and colored gemstones. Luxury Watches to Celebrate Chinese New Year: News Aggregation Team Sunday, January 12, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74397/watches-to-celebrate-chinese-new-year These timepieces may make you “see red” but the skilful manner in which these watchmakers have interpreted lunar new year motifs make these fairly timeless classics for use beyond the festivities Luxury The billionaires club: Who are Ireland's richest people? News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74676/the-billionaires-club-who-are-irelandamp039s-richest-people Oxfam says growing global inequality means the world’s 2,153 billionaires own more wealth than 4.6 billion people. Extremely Wealthy Billionaire Chris Hohn Becomes A Hedge Fund Giant News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74677/billionaire-chris-hohn-becomes-a-hedge-fund-giant Based in London, Hohn is known for his activist investments, where he shakes up boards and management of companies in which he owns shares. Extremely Wealthy Hong Kong’s tycoons come under scrutiny amid protests News Aggregation Team Sunday, January 19, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74638/hong-kongamprsquos-tycoons-come-under-scrutiny-amid-protests The fortunes of a handful of rich families highlight yawning equality gap in city Extremely Wealthy Who are the 10 new Asian billionaires News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74600/who-are-the-10-new-asian-billionaires Billionaires from China, Hong Kong, The Philippines, India, South Korea, Singapore and Vietnam are giving the big names a run for their money Extremely Wealthy Ex-Billionaire Let French Mansion Rot, Lender Charges News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74597/ex-billionaire-let-french-mansion-rot-lender-charges French island property boasts a nightclub, cinema and helipad Extremely Wealthy UK gets Bill Gates-style philanthropist with Hargreaves Lansdown boss’ £100m fund for kids News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74583/uk-gets-bill-gates-style-philanthropist-with-hargreaves-lansdown-bossamprsquo-amppound100m-fund-for-kids A BILLIONAIRE Brexit supporter is to start a £100million charitable foundation in order to support children from underprivileged backgrounds. Extremely Wealthy Africa's richest woman eyes presidency News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74591/africaamp039s-richest-woman-eyes-presidency Ms Dos Santos, 46, is one of the world's richest women, with Forbes magazine estimating her fortune to be worth $2.2bn, making her the richest woman in Africa. Extremely Wealthy Fugitive Billionaire Lau Selling $26 Million Hockney News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74594/fugitive-billionaire-lau-selling-26-million-hockney Lau, 68, is the controlling shareholder of Chinese Estates Holdings, a Hong Kong property developer that builds offices, shopping malls and housing projects. Extremely Wealthy Billionaire Builds Treehouse Atop London Office Tower News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74529/billionaire-builds-treehouse-atop-london-office-tower A quirky slice of America opens in the British capital with the London Treehouse Hotel. Here’s our review. Extremely Wealthy Brexit billionaire Peter Hargreaves giving £100m to good causes News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74537/brexit-billionaire-peter-hargreaves-giving-amppound100m-to-good-causes The tycoon donated £3.2 million to the Leave campaign during the Brexit referendum and was ranked 48th in The Sunday Times Rich List last year, which estimated he was worth more than £3 billion. Extremely Wealthy Three Top Trends In Wealth Management For 2020 News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/73822/three-top-trends-in-wealth-management-for-2020 The most visible trends are the rise of intergenerational wealth, and the growing number of high-net worth women. Comment & Analysis Davos 2020: delegates at World Economic Forum urged to commit to fintech News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74684/davos-2020-delegates-at-world-economic-forum-urged-to-commit-to-fintech Mr Green goes on to add: “The momentum and energy of this evolution now needs to be harnessed by delegates in Davos. Comment & Analysis CEO Pessimism Over Global Growth Reaches Record High - PwC News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74690/ceo-pessimism-over-global-growth-reaches-record-high-pwc When asked about their own revenue growth prospects, the change in CEO sentiment has proven to be an excellent predictor of global economic growth. Comment & Analysis Wall Street Wants to Conquer China. Here’s What May Go Wrong News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74693/wall-street-wants-to-conquer-china-hereamprsquos-what-may-go-wrong China is home to the world’s four largest banks by assets, the biggest global fintech company and other formidable competitors. Comment & Analysis “It is a question of balance”: opening address by the President of the Swiss Confederation at the WEF Annual Meeting News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74703/ampldquoit-is-a-question-of-balanceamprdquo-opening-address-by-the-president-of-the-swiss-confederation-at-the-wef-annual-meeting Ms Sommaruga illustrated the urgent need for international action to protect biodiversity with an extract from the documentary film ‘More than Honey’ by Swiss film director Markus Imhoof. Comment & Analysis What Connects Us by Joe Moynihan News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74700/what-connects-us-by-joe-moynihan Jersey has a focus on nurturing the talent of tomorrow to ensure we are future-proofed in key areas like governance, regulation, sustainable finance and philanthropy. Comment & Analysis How Technology will Change the Game for Luxury Brands News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74706/how-technology-will-change-the-game-for-luxury-brands This highly-connected generation will force luxury brands to become dramatically more digital than they are today, and brand experiences will need to move fluidly from tThis highly-connected generation will force luxury brands to become dramatically more Comment & Analysis Will Brexit change who you are when it comes to protecting your assets overseas? News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74707/will-brexit-change-who-you-are-when-it-comes-to-protecting-your-assets-overseas Acquiring another nationality might seem an attractive option while Brexit is unfolding with all of its challenges and uncertainties. Comment & Analysis Art Money: A conversation about empowering people to engage with and buy art News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74629/art-money-a-conversation-about-empowering-people-to-engage-with-and-buy-art Art Money empowers people to buy art while supporting artists and a sustainable creative economy. Comment & Analysis Your home is your castle by Amber Melville-Brown News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74630/your-home-is-your-castle-by-amber-melville-brown Those who make their living from being in the public eye, and those who wish to stay out of it altogether, need to be able to retreat to a place of solitude and security, peace and privacy from time to time. Comment & Analysis VitalityInvest and SEI launch new Global Multi-Manager fund range News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74708/vitalityinvest-and-sei-launch-new-global-multi-manager-fund-range The new Global Multi-Manager funds are available exclusively through VitalityInvest’s ISA, Junior ISA and Retirement Plan Alternative Investments BlackRock profit beats estimates as assets top $7 trillion News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74523/blackrock-profit-beats-estimates-as-assets-top-7-trillion Even as the stock market enjoyed a sharp rally recently, many of BlackRock’s clients were under-invested in equities and remained heavily oriented towards fixed-income securities, Fink said. Alternative Investments Zug firm to launch first fund, with focus on blockchain News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74506/zug-firm-to-launch-first-fund-with-focus-on-blockchain St Gotthard Fund Management became a member of the VQF SRO on 21 November 2019. Alternative Investments Creativity will pay for the next generation of asset managers News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74457/creativity-will-pay-for-the-next-generation-of-asset-managers As more money pools in passive funds, ‘high-conviction’ managers must sharpen up Alternative Investments 2020s will not be kind to active fund managers News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74458/2020s-will-not-be-kind-to-active-fund-managers Focus on giving clients what they want will sort investment industry winners from losers Alternative Investments Whiskey & Wealth Club targets EUR24m revenue after record year News Team Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74460/whiskey-ampamp-wealth-club-targets-eur24m-revenue-after-record-year Based in both Richmond and Dublin, Whiskey & Wealth Club, offers investors the opportunity to purchases casks of new make spirit direct from leading distilleries. Alternative Investments BlackRock vows to embed ESG across firm as it aims for $1tr News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74472/blackrock-vows-to-embed-esg-across-firm-as-it-aims-for-1tr BlackRock is to double the number of its sustainable-focused exchange traded funds to 150, in a bid to shake off ethical critics. Alternative Investments Singapore's Golden Equator expands to Brunei News Aggregation Team Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74416/singaporeamp039s-golden-equator-expands-to-brunei The expansion is also part of the group's efforts to deepen its understanding of the family office concept and its relevance for UHNWs in Asia. Alternative Investments IQ-EQ assists Nairobi-based Centum Capital with second fund launch News Team Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74417/iq-eq-assists-nairobi-based-centum-capital-with-second-fund-launch IQ-EQ has been appointed by Centum Capital, a Nairobi-based private equity manager, to support the launch of Centum Capital Fund II in 2020. Alternative Investments Vanguard to wade into UK advice sector News Aggregation Team Friday, January 10, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74377/vanguard-to-wade-into-uk-advice-sector Famously low-cost, its arrival could herald a big change for wealth management fees Alternative Investments These extravagant hotel suites are among the most luxurious in the world News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74624/these-extravagant-hotel-suites-are-among-the-most-luxurious-in-the-world The most expensive suite in the world costs $200,000 for two nights Extremely Expensive Quirky Hotels In The World One Must Check Out For A Unique Experience News Aggregation Team Sunday, January 19, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74622/quirky-hotels-in-the-world-one-must-check-out-for-a-unique-experience For all the adventure lovers, here are some quirky hotels in the world where they can plan their stay for a unique and one-of-a-kind experience. Read on. Extremely Expensive Louis Vuitton Eyes Top-Five Jewelry Position With Purchase Of Second-Biggest Rough Diamond Ever News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74599/louis-vuitton-eyes-top-five-jewelry-position-with-purchase-of-second-biggest-rough-diamond-ever It follows a declaration of intent in 2018, when the house hired former Tiffany Design Director Francesca Amphitheatrof who has sent the Vuitton jewelry offering in a much bolder direction. Extremely Expensive This Mesmerizing Vantablack Watch Costs $75,000 News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74573/this-mesmerizing-vantablack-watch-costs-75000 For reference, many of the ultra-upscale watches offered by the company cost tens of thousands of dollars, and are made out of materials like hand-stitched alligator leather, 18-carat gold, and brilliant-cut diamonds. Extremely Expensive 20 Cars You Can't Get Without At Least $1 Million in 2020 News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74576/20-cars-you-canamp039t-get-without-at-least-1-million-in-2020 The year 2020 is introducing a group of very unique models. Extremely Expensive 10 of the most expensive properties for sale in Dubai right now News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74570/10-of-the-most-expensive-properties-for-sale-in-dubai-right-now Dare to dream? We’ve searched high and low for the most expensive homes for sale on the Dubai property market right now – so you can live vicariously even if just for a moment. Extremely Expensive Ultra rare Nissan Z creates history after auctioned for a staggering $800,000 News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74548/ultra-rare-nissan-z-creates-history-after-auctioned-for-a-staggering-800000 As per homologation rules, Nissan built 420 road-going Z432s and now they regularly sell for top dollar at car auctions; however, only 30 to 50 examples of them were Z432R, making them very rare. Extremely Expensive You could now get your hands on Shakespeare’s ‘First Folio’ for an estimated price of $6 million News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74557/you-could-now-get-your-hands-on-shakespeareamprsquos-amplsquofirst-folioamprsquo-for-an-estimated-price-of-6-million As of today, the book is touted as one of the greatest collections of his works and is expected to have many takers on sale. Extremely Expensive Maserati has brought back the Royal nameplate for a limited-run special series News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74566/maserati-has-brought-back-the-royal-nameplate-for-a-limited-run-special-series The famed Italian automaker has decided to pay tribute to it by announcing a special series of Royal editions Extremely Expensive London’s Most Expensive Ever Home Set To Sell For A Record $262 Million Makes Spanish Luxury Home Sound A Bargain News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74482/londonamprsquos-most-expensive-ever-home-set-to-sell-for-a-record-262-million-makes-spanish-luxury-home-sound-a-bargain Though it should be stated that three of the suits are in the “guest villa”, and another for the “staff” with four rooms plus another house on the beach with 2 suites. Extremely Expensive Billionaires Have More Wealth Than 60% of the World's Population, Report Finds News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74682/billionaires-have-more-wealth-than-60-of-the-worldamp039s-population-report-finds The report finds that women are most impacted by the growing equality gap Research The return of the wealth effect News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74689/the-return-of-the-wealth-effect The wealth effect is a change in consumer spending that usually accompanies a change in an individual’s perception of their own wealth. Research Future Trends for Strategic Philanthropy: Survey News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74641/future-trends-for-strategic-philanthropy-survey Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors and Campden Wealth release “Global Trends and Strategic Time Horizons in Family Philanthropy 2020” Research High-flyers pay a price in misery at home News Aggregation Team Sunday, January 19, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74636/high-flyers-pay-a-price-in-misery-at-home More than two-thirds of people with a household income over £100,000 have unhappy private lives, a study has found Research The Tokenisation of Assets and Potential Implications for Financial Markets News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74601/the-tokenisation-of-assets-and-potential-implications-for-financial-markets Asset tokenisation has become one of the most prominent use-cases of distributed ledger technologies (DLTs) in financial markets Research Revealed: The staff who absolutely hate their law firms News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74606/revealed-the-staff-who-absolutely-hate-their-law-firms The employment practices at KPMG upset a paralegal there. Research Family office structures in the Middle East on the rise, says Intertrust survey News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74542/family-office-structures-in-the-middle-east-on-the-rise-says-intertrust-survey The study revealed concerns over political stability as the key driver behind structuring outside of the region, which was cited by 83 per cent of respondents. Research These Are the World’s Most Expensive Cities for Luxuries News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74536/these-are-the-worldamprsquos-most-expensive-cities-for-luxuries The inaugural edition of Julius Baer’s Global Wealth and Lifestyle Report showcases the trends in high-end consumption around the world, which are of relevance to our clients. Research SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index up 1.65 per cent in December News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74543/ssampampc-globeop-hedge-fund-performance-index-up-165-per-cent-in-december “In effect, the relatively low level of net outflows seen for January 2020 indicates the year is off to a good start in terms of hedge fund asset retention.” Research Asset Management Europe: Rothschild News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74544/asset-management-europe-rothschild 2019 saw the weakest economic growth since the Global Financial Crisis, and growth is largely moving sideways at sub-trend levels. Research Breathtaking Video of BOEING 777X VIP Interior News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74694/breathtaking-video-of-boeing-777x-vip-interior Its modernity meets classical elegance, including features like transparent OLED screens in front of the window panels, illuminated table inlays and flexible mood lighting. Executive Travel Luxury travel: 50 wealthy tourists, eight countries ... and one giant carbon footprint News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74625/luxury-travel-50-wealthy-tourists-eight-countries-and-one-giant-carbon-footprint Despite the climate crisis, ‘no emission spared’ round-the-world holidays in private jets are selling out Executive Travel The Best Hotels In Channel Islands For Business Travelers, 2020 News Aggregation Team Sunday, January 19, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74626/the-best-hotels-in-channel-islands-for-business-travelers-2020 Accommodation can cost you dearly and you must find yourself a reasonable deal which suits your budget Executive Travel ABTA on Brexit: “People can continue to make their travel plans with confidence” News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74589/abta-on-brexit-ampldquopeople-can-continue-to-make-their-travel-plans-with-confidenceamprdquo This means that valid passports can still be used, EHIC cards will still be valid and the same gates can be used at border check points. Executive Travel Self-driving vehicles debut at Las Vegas airport News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74562/self-driving-vehicles-debut-at-las-vegas-airport Aptiv already operates self-drive vehicles on the streets of Las Vegas, including the Vegas Strip Executive Travel Four new single-aisle business class seats headed our way in 2020 News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74494/four-new-single-aisle-business-class-seats-headed-our-way-in-2020 Airlines are steadily raising the bar for short- to medium-range business class. Here are four new seats to watch for in 2020. Executive Travel The world’s best solo travel destinations for first-timers for 2020 News Aggregation Team Friday, January 03, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74186/the-worldamprsquos-best-solo-travel-destinations-for-first-timers-for-2020 Overall, among the top 10 best solo travel destinations for first-timers for 2020, the eighth, ninth, and tenth positions are held by Prague, Costa Rica, and Tokyo. Executive Travel Carbon Offsetting Takes Off On All BA UK Flights News Aggregation Team Friday, January 03, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74190/carbon-offsetting-takes-off-on-all-ba-uk-flights The airline said the money from offsetting is being invested globally in the “highest quality, verified carbon reduction projects” as part of a commitment to achieve zero net emissions by 2050. Executive Travel Austrian Airlines Business Class: Where Style, Good Food And Fine Wine Rule The Skies News Aggregation Team Sunday, December 29, 2019 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74110/austrian-airlines-business-class-where-style-good-food-and-fine-wine-rule-the-skies Austrian Airline’s product reflects its country of origin. It’s clean, efficient, well-run with a touch of style. Executive Travel Flight secrets: Travel expert reveals easy top tip for getting upgraded to Business Class News Aggregation Team Sunday, December 29, 2019 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74115/flight-secrets-travel-expert-reveals-easy-top-tip-for-getting-upgraded-to-business-class FLIGHTS may well be jetting you off to your exciting holiday destination but there’s no denying travel in airline Economy Class is far from thrilling. Executive Travel You don’t know enough about ESG to demonstrate your value News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74679/you-donamprsquot-know-enough-about-esg-to-demonstrate-your-value Analyst says once advisors get past the confused definitions, they’ll be able to help clients Planet SOS Is the sustainable Blue Economy investible? News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74685/is-the-sustainable-blue-economy-investible The survey shows that while there are already opportunities in early stage, impact and fixed income investments, with infrastructure and listed equity allocations on the horizon, the main barriers for investors continue to be a lack of investment grade pr Planet SOS 4 Lessons From BlackRock's ESG Move News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74687/4-lessons-from-blackrockamp039s-esg-move BlackRock chief executive Larry Fink charts an ambitious path which could push sustainable investing into the mainstream Planet SOS KBI Global Investors welcomes BofA/Moynihan campaign to bring common standard to alignment of investments with SDGs News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74701/kbi-global-investors-welcomes-bofamoynihan-campaign-to-bring-common-standard-to-alignment-of-investments-with-sdgs The Dublin-based manager aligned its investment strategies with the SDGs from their inception Planet SOS Don’t expect the earth from fund managers on climate change News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74637/donamprsquot-expect-the-earth-from-fund-managers-on-climate-change Decarbonisation is the responsibility of government, not altruistic businessmen Planet SOS Aberdeen Standard Investments - 2020 outlook News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74645/aberdeen-standard-investments-2020-outlook Aberdeen Standard Investments sees structural growth opportunities in Chinese equities and emerging market bonds in 2020. Planet SOS Understanding climate risk - McKinsey Global Institute News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74603/understanding-climate-risk-mckinsey-global-institute How could Earth’s changing climate impact socioeconomic systems across the world in the next three decades? A yearlong, cross-disciplinary research effort at McKinsey & Company provides some answers. Planet SOS Mastercard and Partners Launch Priceless Planet Coalition to Act on Climate Change News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74607/mastercard-and-partners-launch-priceless-planet-coalition-to-act-on-climate-change Invites consumers and companies to join in to plant 100 million trees in five years Planet SOS Mark Carney handed COP26 climate finance role News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74610/mark-carney-handed-cop26-climate-finance-role His key focus will be mobilising ambitious action from across the financial system needed to help achieve the 1.5°C goal of the Paris Agreement. Planet SOS EU Commission and Parliament commit to Green Deal Investment Plan News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74593/eu-commission-and-parliament-commit-to-green-deal-investment-plan The Commission will closely monitor and evaluate the progress on this transition path. Planet SOS 10 psychological hacks that will trick you into a healthier lifestyle News Aggregation Team Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74412/10-psychological-hacks-that-will-trick-you-into-a-healthier-lifestyle Why? Because whether you've vowed to go to the gym, learn a new language, or pick up a new skill, the one thing you must not do is tell people about it. Health & Wellness The Art of Wellness: 5 Homes for Health & Fitness News Aggregation Team Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74413/the-art-of-wellness-5-homes-for-health-ampamp-fitness Luxury Defined rings in the New Year with a collection of luxury homes with amenities devoted to restoring mind, body, and soul Health & Wellness Billion-Dollar Zen News Aggregation Team Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74415/billion-dollar-zen The new mega-industry of meditation apps addresses a rise in mental health concerns, but it also brings us back to tech. Health & Wellness Rising eco-anxiety means addressing mental health alongside food security News Aggregation Team Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74421/rising-eco-anxiety-means-addressing-mental-health-alongside-food-security As the effects of climate change are being felt around the world, more people are experiencing eco-anxiety, which can further exacerbate worries about food safety and security. Health & Wellness Biodiversity and our brains: how ecology and mental health go together in our cities News Aggregation Team Monday, January 06, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74249/biodiversity-and-our-brains-how-ecology-and-mental-health-go-together-in-our-cities Biodiverse nature is particularly beneficial for mental well-being. Health & Wellness How Artificial Intelligence is transforming ESG data and indices News Aggregation Team Monday, January 06, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74263/how-artificial-intelligence-is-transforming-esg-data-and-indices It is not a coincidence that ESG investment has taken root in mainstream finance during the Digital Age. Health & Wellness Adopting Small Changes to Overcome Workaholism News Aggregation Team Sunday, January 05, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74231/adopting-small-changes-to-overcome-workaholism This epidemic is none other than workaholism. Health & Wellness Having A Plant On Your Office Desk Helps Reduce Daily Stress, Study Finds News Aggregation Team Sunday, January 05, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74233/having-a-plant-on-your-office-desk-helps-reduce-daily-stress-study-finds The research team observed workers’ psychological and physiological stress levels before and after a small plant was placed on each one of their desks. Health & Wellness From CBD to digital detoxing – here are the 9 wellness trends of 2020 News Aggregation Team Friday, January 03, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74187/from-cbd-to-digital-detoxing-ampndash-here-are-the-9-wellness-trends-of-2020 Greater urbanisation is raising the daily stress levels in our lives, and forcing people to look for solutions Health & Wellness Business travel is tough on mental health, survey suggests News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 02, 2020 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/74175/business-travel-is-tough-on-mental-health-survey-suggests The survey also found that one-third of business travellers said their travel schedule disrupts their productivity, and about one in four said they had to work extra hours to make up for time lost while travelling. Health & Wellness