Managers of Wealth http://managersofwealth.com/ Fri, 26 May 2017 05:24:20 GMT part of MediaG8way Group http://managersofwealth.com/ http://managersofwealth.com/assets/images/logo.png Managers of Wealth KohanaPHP ABN Amro Private Bankers Snubbed News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51112/abn-amro-private-bankers-snubbed Liechtenstein's LGT Group recently confirmed to finews.asia the management re-shuffle across its Asian wealth management units. Wealth and Asset Management Old Mutual says may launch small IPO for Old Mutual Wealth News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51130/old-mutual-says-may-launch-small-ipo-for-old-mutual-wealth The listings are likely to take the form of a demerger, benefiting existing shareholders, but "with the possibility of a small initial public offering" for the wealth management division, the company said. Wealth and Asset Management deVere to “extensively develop” in Europe; James Green, new Head of the region News Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51132/devere-to-ampldquoextensively-developamprdquo-in-europe-james-green-new-head-of-the-region The move is part of the conclusions reached by the company-wide Strategic Review of its global business operation that began in March. Wealth and Asset Management RBC Wealth Management net income up 12% News Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51133/rbc-wealth-management-net-income-up-12 Wealth Management net income of $431 million was up $45 million or 12% from a year ago, mainly due to increased earnings resulting from growth in average fee-based client assets which benefited from favourable equity markets, and higher net interest incom Wealth and Asset Management Old Mutual making progress with 'managed separation' News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51139/old-mutual-making-progress-with-amp039managed-separationamp039 On 27 April, it also announced that it had agreed to sell its 26% stake in Kotak Mahindra Old Mutual Life Insurance to the joint venture partner, Kotak Mahindra Bank. Wealth and Asset Management Quilter Cheviot signs up to a ‘Bronze’ partnership with FEIFA News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51140/quilter-cheviot-signs-up-to-a-amplsquobronzeamprsquo-partnership-with-feifa Quilter Cheviot’s relationship with FEIFA members will be headed up by Allie McMahon, business development manager Wealth and Asset Management KBI Global Investors looks to future as range of backers buy into green strategy News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51141/kbi-global-investors-looks-to-future-as-range-of-backers-buy-into-green-strategy After surviving five changes of ownership, along with a drastic switch in its client base, KBIGI has hit a sweet spot in the specialist space and aims to double assets under management to €20bn within the next four years, writes Gretchen Friemann Wealth and Asset Management Standard Life and Old Mutual reveal how they acquire advice firms News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51146/standard-life-and-old-mutual-reveal-how-they-acquire-advice-firms In the wake of our cover story on acquisitions this week, the bosses of two major brands reveal how they pick and value their adviser targets Wealth and Asset Management Daniel Godfrey banks on green tech in trust launch News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51148/daniel-godfrey-banks-on-green-tech-in-trust-launch Former IA chief aims to return 7 per cent with clean energy strategy Wealth and Asset Management Positioning portfolios for the rest of 2017 News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51074/positioning-portfolios-for-the-rest-of-2017 The first few months of 2017 have seen bullish markets and positive performance for private banks and clients alike across Asia. Wealth and Asset Management More Asian Hiring at Indosuez News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51136/more-asian-hiring-at-indosuez The bank also made a pair of additions to its Hong Kong unit in February when it announced the appointments of Stanley Yeo as Senior Director and Radhika Jasuja as Senior Director. Executive Moves ANZ names new CEO for Philippines News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51072/anz-names-new-ceo-for-philippines ANZ said that an announcement on the CEO Laos role will be made in the coming weeks. Executive Moves EFG appoints former Coutts man as UK private banking head News Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51079/efg-appoints-former-coutts-man-as-uk-private-banking-head He will continue this Market Coordinator role alongside his new responsibilities. Executive Moves HSBC Global Asset Management bolsters responsible investment team News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51094/hsbc-global-asset-management-bolsters-responsible-investment-team HSBC Global Asset Management had $426 billion in assets under management as of March 31. Executive Moves Globaleye names wealth head in bid to up UAE advice standards News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51101/globaleye-names-wealth-head-in-bid-to-up-uae-advice-standards “She will bolster the proposition towards enhancing the client experience and build the residual income of the company as advisers move to a salary/fee based model,” he said. Executive Moves Boston Private Continues Expansion of Its Wealth Management Team News Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51113/boston-private-continues-expansion-of-its-wealth-management-team He will be responsible for developing and implementing comprehensive private banking, investment and wealth management plans for clients. Executive Moves RBC recruits $308M adviser from Morgan Stanley News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51125/rbc-recruits-308m-adviser-from-morgan-stanley While at Morgan Stanley, Roberts generated $1.4 million in annual revenue, RBC says. Executive Moves Rothschild Hires JPMorgan, Deutsche Bank Dealmakers in U.S. Push News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51128/rothschild-hires-jpmorgan-deutsche-bank-dealmakers-in-us-push “The commitment to growing in the U.S. is real.” Executive Moves HSBC Global Asset Management Brings in Institutional Head News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51020/hsbc-global-asset-management-brings-in-institutional-head He will cover the China offshore market for HSBC Global AM. Executive Moves Japanese Manager in Global Push News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51033/japanese-manager-in-global-push He was an investment officer from 1999 to 2004 and has extensive expertise in strategy and management. Executive Moves Data Mining to Find Tax Cheaters News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51122/data-mining-to-find-tax-cheaters That Swiss bank account may be closed—but it’s not forgotten. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Firm Targeting Nest Eggs of U.K. Expats Said to Face SEC Probe News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51088/firm-targeting-nest-eggs-of-uk-expats-said-to-face-sec-probe About half of the salesmen in DeVere’s New York office have quit or been fired in recent weeks, they say. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Funds industry warned over BEPS ‘collateral damage’ risk News Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51089/funds-industry-warned-over-beps-amplsquocollateral-damageamprsquo-risk Mr Mancini said industry bodies such as the BVCA and AIMA were providing a degree of pushback to ensure that exemptions for the funds industry were guaranteed, but BEPS still had a long way to evolve. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Billionaire hedge fund manager Gets SEC Waiver to Keep Raising Money for Hedge Fund News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51090/billionaire-hedge-fund-manager-gets-sec-waiver-to-keep-raising-money-for-hedge-fund A waiver from punishments that automatically kick in when individuals settle enforcement actions. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance The Beneficial Ownership Register In The Cayman Islands - Higgs & Johnson News Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51091/the-beneficial-ownership-register-in-the-cayman-islands-higgs-ampamp-johnson The Laws are not yet in force but are expected to be passed in or around June 2017. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance FCA secures eight confiscation orders totalling almost £2.2 million News Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51108/fca-secures-eight-confiscation-orders-totalling-almost-amppound22-million The Central Criminal Court has made confiscation orders against the two final defendants who were convicted of offences following one of the FCA’s largest investigations into unauthorised activity. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Barclays hit with £1.6 billion insurance lawsuit News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51126/barclays-hit-with-amppound16-billion-insurance-lawsuit Barclays said it will vigorously defend the claim of £1bn in compensation and £600,000 for alleged misrepresentation. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Messi Prison Sentence Stands After Supreme Court Rejects Tax Fraud Appeal News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51134/messi-prison-sentence-stands-after-supreme-court-rejects-tax-fraud-appeal Charges were initially filed against the Argentine footballer in 2013. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance JFSC wins prestigious international award News Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51135/jfsc-wins-prestigious-international-award The JFSC’s approach has adopted innovative solutions in the areas of interoperability, confidentiality and cyber security. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Burden of wealth tax will likely exceed benefits, tax practitioners warn News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51034/burden-of-wealth-tax-will-likely-exceed-benefits-tax-practitioners-warn As deadline for submissions to the Davis Tax Committee looms. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance With $25 million in funding, Prumentum Group is building a “hybrid robo” wealth manager News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51143/with-25-million-in-funding-prumentum-group-is-building-a-ampldquohybrid-roboamprdquo-wealth-manager Over the last 18 months, the team behind Prumentum has been working on a dual-track strategy to provide a mix of technology and human advice FinTech It’s time to stop robo-advice mislabelling News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51147/itamprsquos-time-to-stop-robo-advice-mislabelling ‘We are discretionary wealth managers, but the difference is we use technology for the investment model and the onboarding process as well.’ FinTech Dion Global launches Integrated Wealth Management and Trading Platform News Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51070/dion-global-launches-integrated-wealth-management-and-trading-platform Enabling stockbrokers to expand their business model into wealth management FinTech Bravura Solutions wins new client in South Africa with STANLIB Wealth News Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51045/bravura-solutions-wins-new-client-in-south-africa-with-stanlib-wealth STANLIB is a leading South African wealth manager with a presence in nine African countries. FinTech ERI has joined the F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator News Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51061/eri-has-joined-the-f10-fintech-incubator-ampamp-accelerator The accelerator already has a proven track record of innovation, acceleration and product creation for financial services. FinTech Smith & Williamson latest to embrace AI trend with new fund News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51065/smith-ampamp-williamson-latest-to-embrace-ai-trend-with-new-fund Smith & Williamson is taking things a step further by harnessing AI technology in the investment process itself. FinTech Ayahuasca Shaman Dreading Another Week Of Guiding Tech CEOs To Spiritual Oneness News Aggregation Team Monday, May 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50982/ayahuasca-shaman-dreading-another-week-of-guiding-tech-ceos-to-spiritual-oneness Once the ceremony begins, the visibly disgusted spiritual guide told reporters, his ancient shamanic chanting is invariably interrupted by the sound of his guests’ Snapchat and WhatsApp notifications. FinTech Singapore robo-adviser secures SGD3 Million in funding News Aggregation Team Monday, May 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50985/singapore-robo-adviser-secures-sgd3-million-in-funding StashAway was founded in 2016 to provide an efficient, low-cost and intelligent digital investment engine that empowers individuals of all net worth to build their wealth. FinTech Ignition wealth announces digital advice solution for users of leading platform News Team Monday, May 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51005/ignition-wealth-announces-digital-advice-solution-for-users-of-leading-platform We are delighted to be working with BT to deliver a truly customer-first solution to their accountants, advisers and investors. FinTech How To Ensure Cloud-Based Tech Vendors Are Truly Secure Partners News Aggregation Team Monday, May 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51029/how-to-ensure-cloud-based-tech-vendors-are-truly-secure-partners If your firm’s SaaS provider doesn’t follow state-of-the-art security measures, then you are placing your practice and your clients at serious risk. FinTech Think Basic Asset As Backlash Blows Over, Says Rothschild News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51129/think-basic-asset-as-backlash-blows-over-says-rothschild Events including the Brexit referendum and Trump’s election had led some commentators to predict a generalised global “backlash” against free markets. Family Office Lombard Odier adds family office team to distribution line-up News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51062/lombard-odier-adds-family-office-team-to-distribution-line-up Single family offices have been expressing "growing demand for innovative and specialist investment product Family Office UBS Agrees to Buy Brazil's Largest Multi-Family Office News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51080/ubs-agrees-to-buy-brazilamp039s-largest-multi-family-office UBS’s assets under management in Brazil increased 31 percent to about 8 billion reais in the first quarter from the previous three months. Family Office Monaco’s Rosemont adds Andorra outpost News Aggregation Team Friday, May 19, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50969/monacoamprsquos-rosemont-adds-andorra-outpost The new business is known as Rosemont Services Andorra SL, and it joins a list of other Rosemont International outposts under the Rosemont name in Hong Kong. Family Office Konw your SFOS from your MFOS and CMFOS News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 16, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50878/konw-your-sfos-from-your-mfos-and-cmfos So you’ve never heard of a family office? Family Office The Modern Family Office Must Be A Multifamily Affair News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50768/the-modern-family-office-must-be-a-multifamily-affair We have to get to know these individuals and detach them from the family’s wealth Family Office A different kind of family office in Asia News Aggregation Team Monday, May 08, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50569/a-different-kind-of-family-office-in-asia We manage our own funds as well as those of other families. Family Office Why more Middle Eastern families are turning to UK property News Aggregation Team Monday, May 08, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50592/why-more-middle-eastern-families-are-turning-to-uk-property The UK commercial real estate market is consistently named as the most popular destination among Middle Eastern investors Family Office New Family Office Exchange Study Finds Family Offices Staffing Up for Direct Private Equity Investments News Team Thursday, May 04, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50474/new-family-office-exchange-study-finds-family-offices-staffing-up-for-direct-private-equity-investments Of the 118 survey respondents, the average staff of the family office is 13 full time employees Family Office Single-Family Offices Are Focusing On Tax Mitigation Solutions News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 03, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50447/single-family-offices-are-focusing-on-tax-mitigation-solutions It’s just that there’s a growing trend for senior management in these organizations to be actively seeking out expertise in this area. Family Office Island’s tranquillity lures luxury buyers News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51144/islandamprsquos-tranquillity-lures-luxury-buyers Donald Trump’s victory in last November’s contest for the White House was a catalyst for increased interest in the island, Ms Sinclair said. Luxury Buying property in Dubai: The luxury factor News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51071/buying-property-in-dubai-the-luxury-factor Dubai ranks among the top 20 cities globally for the ultra-wealthy. What does this mean for the property market? Luxury LVMH's Arnault Family Makes Official $13 Billion Bid for Christian Dior News Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51095/lvmhamp039s-arnault-family-makes-official-13-billion-bid-for-christian-dior In addition, Christian Dior Couture's works council (Comité d'entreprise) has released a favorable opinion on the proposed disposal of Christian Dior Couture1 to LVMH. Luxury Veil to Lift on BMW 8-Series Coupe News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51098/veil-to-lift-on-bmw-8-series-coupe The new model will underpin BMW’s “claim to leadership in the luxury segment,” the automaker’s top executive says, promising the car will be a “true luxury sports coupe.” Luxury Ex-Wife of Late Lazard Chair Bruce Wasserstein Lists UES Penthouse for $65M News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51118/ex-wife-of-late-lazard-chair-bruce-wasserstein-lists-ues-penthouse-for-65m The French native Wasserstein, who was formerly a CBS news producer, bought the penthouse in 2008 after divorcing Bruce Wasserstein, reports The Real Deal. Luxury The $100 Million Home Has Its Best Year Ever News Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51124/the-100-million-home-has-its-best-year-ever Two trophy homes sold in London—one in Kensington Palace Gardens for $119 million, and one in Belgravia for $101 million. Luxury Tiffany reports a surprise drop in same-store sales George Bull Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51100/tiffany-reports-a-surprise-drop-in-same-store-sales Worldwide sales at stores established for more than a year fell 3 percent for the sixth straight quarter Luxury Airbus targets VIP market News Aggregation Team Monday, May 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51016/airbus-targets-vip-market It will also include a portfolio of ACH special collaborations and partnerships with luxury brands and designers. Luxury Millennials Like Mercedes And Other Luxury Brands News Aggregation Team Sunday, May 21, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50979/millennials-like-mercedes-and-other-luxury-brands Millennials are much less likely to actually own luxury cars than older generations. Luxury Monarch's collection of Jaguars, Range Rovers and Bentleys worth £10m News Aggregation Team Sunday, May 21, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50980/monarchamp039s-collection-of-jaguars-range-rovers-and-bentleys-worth-amppound10m The Queen has amassed a £10million luxury car collection during her 65-year reign. Luxury Kurt Angle net worth is $25 million News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51073/kurt-angle-net-worth-is-25-million Angle was one of the people that proved it was possible to make a decent living outside of World Wrestling Entertainment. Extremely Wealthy Mining baron's unprecedented $400 million donation News Aggregation Team Monday, May 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51009/mining-baronamp039s-unprecedented-400-million-donation What this donation does is it allows us to challenge the norm, to try new ways. Extremely Wealthy World’s top hedge fund bosses suffer earnings drop to $11bn News Aggregation Team Monday, May 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51036/worldamprsquos-top-hedge-fund-bosses-suffer-earnings-drop-to-11bn Behind the drop in earnings was a withdrawal of investors’ money from funds. Extremely Wealthy Dutch king reveals he has been a KLM pilot for 21 years News Aggregation Team Monday, May 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51049/dutch-king-reveals-he-has-been-a-klm-pilot-for-21-years The royal said he will only fly short haul as he needs to be able to return to the Netherlands "in case of an emergency". Extremely Wealthy Moncler chief Remo Ruffini: the man behind the $1,000 puffa News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 18, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50918/moncler-chief-remo-ruffini-the-man-behind-the-1000-puffa The entrepreneur became an instant billionaire after listing the Italian fashion brand known for its high-end down jackets Extremely Wealthy Meet Nigeria's Top Five Billionaires, Whose Wealth Could Wipe Out Extreme Poverty News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 18, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50938/meet-nigeriaamp039s-top-five-billionaires-whose-wealth-could-wipe-out-extreme-poverty This extreme inequality, Oxfam has said, must motivate Nigerian leaders to tackle the problem. Extremely Wealthy World's 500 Richest People Lose $35 Billion From Trump Turmoil News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 18, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50955/worldamp039s-500-richest-people-lose-35-billion-from-trump-turmoil The MSCI All-Country World Index fell 1.2 percent, and bank stocks were the worst performers. Extremely Wealthy Why UK HNWs should move to Monaco News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 17, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50909/why-uk-hnws-should-move-to-monaco ‘Monaco is a real haven of stability, with great growth within the eurozone,’ enthuses Michel Dotta Extremely Wealthy RIL stocks drag Mukesh Ambani's wealth to $30 bn News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 17, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50919/ril-stocks-drag-mukesh-ambaniamp039s-wealth-to-30-bn Reliance Industries replaced Tata Group firm TCS as most valued stock on BSE in April this year. Extremely Wealthy Billionaire’s Offer for Christian Dior Needs a New Look News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 16, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50869/billionaireamprsquos-offer-for-christian-dior-needs-a-new-look Bernard Arnault wants to simplify his holdings of Dior and LVMH, but his proposal is looking shabby Extremely Wealthy British fund managers in Brexit Brawl News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51138/british-fund-managers-in-brexit-brawl Success was the necessary ingredient of failure Comment & Analysis Forget high-flying tech stocks, here's what UBS says investors should buy now News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51145/forget-high-flying-tech-stocks-hereamp039s-what-ubs-says-investors-should-buy-now Jeremy Zirin, UBS Wealth Management's Head of Investment Strategy, recently upgraded large-cap value stocks. Comment & Analysis Malaysia prime land development is attractive, says List Sotheby News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51102/malaysia-prime-land-development-is-attractive-says-list-sotheby Having opened its regional headquarters in Singapore, the firm may decide to venture into the Malaysian market in future. Comment & Analysis Innovative impact fund targets African SMEs and producers News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51109/innovative-impact-fund-targets-african-smes-and-producers Savia will target SMEs that want to import manufacturing equipment and construction material Comment & Analysis Fee innovation in investment management overdue News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51032/fee-innovation-in-investment-management-overdue UK consultant LCP’s latest fee report, published last month, shows that of 22 strategies analysed, only eight rose in the years since 2011. Comment & Analysis Statistical Arbitrage: A New Way of Investing News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51041/statistical-arbitrage-a-new-way-of-investing They lead to developments on the world financial markets that could not have been predicted by classical methods of fundamental or technical analysis. Comment & Analysis St. James’s Place – “Political ructions” St. James's Place Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51078/st-jamesamprsquos-place-ampndash-ampldquopolitical-ructionsamprdquo Criticism outweighs approval on both the Conservative and Labour manifestoes; the Conservatives risk UK businesses “being left in the starting blocks because of a blunt approach to immigration” and Labour “fails to offer the pro-growth a Comment & Analysis The art of giving gains traction in Africa as the wealthy seek to make a difference News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51082/the-art-of-giving-gains-traction-in-africa-as-the-wealthy-seek-to-make-a-difference The Knight Frank findings show that over the next decade Africa’s number of ultra-high-net-worth individuals will grow by 33%, after suffering a decline of 2% in 2015-16 due to tough market conditions. Comment & Analysis Angel Investors for the Arts: A New Breed of Patrons Is Actually Very Old-School News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51103/angel-investors-for-the-arts-a-new-breed-of-patrons-is-actually-very-old-school These patrons believe that young artists should be developed like an "angel investor" supports a promising start-up. Comment & Analysis On growing the pie, not eating it by Tim Price Tim Price Monday, May 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51001/on-growing-the-pie-not-eating-it-by-tim-price It is also an exposure of the biggest lie in British politics: that national insurance is a separate levy which is set aside to pay for this kind of thing. It isn’t. Comment & Analysis SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator: May notifications 3.08% News Team Friday, May 19, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50974/ssampampc-globeop-forward-redemption-indicator-may-notifications-308 Forward redemptions as a percentage of SS&C GlobeOp's assets under administration on the SS&C GlobeOp platform have trended significantly lower since reaching a high of 19.27% in November 2008. Alternative Investments Ares, Blackstone Said Among Bidders for Fidelity & Guaranty Life News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 17, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50907/ares-blackstone-said-among-bidders-for-fidelity-ampamp-guaranty-life The identity of the additional bidder couldn’t immediately be learned. Alternative Investments Allfunds to add ETF service on its platform on June 1st George Bull Tuesday, May 16, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50872/allfunds-to-add-etf-service-on-its-platform-on-june-1st Existing funds’ services will therefore be supplemented with ETF focused services relating to execution, reporting, information and research Alternative Investments Aj Bell secures 2017 PSA squash world championships title sponsorship News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 16, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50902/aj-bell-secures-2017-psa-squash-world-championships-title-sponsorship We are delighted to support the first-ever World Championships to offer equality in prize money between male and female competitors. Alternative Investments Former KKR director sets up London investment shop News Aggregation Team Monday, May 15, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50804/former-kkr-director-sets-up-london-investment-shop Moonlake Capital joins other firms to have spun out of established US buyout houses in recent months Alternative Investments Hedge funds told to think outside the ‘ethical black box’ News Team Thursday, May 11, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50755/hedge-funds-told-to-think-outside-the-amplsquoethical-black-boxamprsquo Senior executives at Man Group acknowledge their industry still has plenty to do in the ESG stakes Alternative Investments Tenth anniversary rebrand for HNW mortgage brokerage News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 10, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50634/tenth-anniversary-rebrand-for-hnw-mortgage-brokerage London-based high net worth mortgage brokerage, the former Enness Private Clients, is celebrating its tenth anniversary and has undergone a rebrand. Alternative Investments Swiss Life Asset Management Boost News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 10, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50663/swiss-life-asset-management-boost The company said it was selective in signing new full insurances. Alternative Investments Cannabis cigarette box draws from vintage luxury News Aggregation Team Monday, May 08, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50591/cannabis-cigarette-box-draws-from-vintage-luxury An affordable luxury product, new cannabis cigarettes from Toast use elegantly decorated boxes inspired by the cigarette cases of the 1920s to inspire socializing and celebrating Alternative Investments Fidelity International launches bond fund for wealthy Chinese News Aggregation Team Friday, May 05, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50506/fidelity-international-launches-bond-fund-for-wealthy-chinese Fidelity International this year became the first global asset manager allowed to launch investment products in China through a wholly-owned local subsidiary, as Beijing further liberalizes its capital markets. Alternative Investments MARKETS to WATCH in 2017 News Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51119/markets-to-watch-in-2017 These diverse luxury housing markets are on the upswing—here are our top five picks of luxury property markets on the rise Extremely Expensive World’s most expensive feature phone launched News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51114/worldamprsquos-most-expensive-feature-phone-launched The limited-edition feature phone has a price tag of $360,000. Extremely Expensive Aston Martin Swings to Profit as Sales Double on DB11 Sports Car News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51117/aston-martin-swings-to-profit-as-sales-double-on-db11-sports-car Luxury-auto maker said to consider IPO as financials improve Extremely Expensive Porsche develops £10 MILLION superyacht - but there will only be seven in the world News Aggregation Team Sunday, May 21, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50988/porsche-develops-amppound10-million-superyacht-but-there-will-only-be-seven-in-the-world Got a few million quid top spare? Why not yet yourself one of these limited edition Porsche superyachts? Extremely Expensive Aston Martin said to consider London IPO as soon as 2018 News Aggregation Team Sunday, May 21, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50995/aston-martin-said-to-consider-london-ipo-as-soon-as-2018 Company waiting to report 2017 financial results before choosing advisers for a formal process, source says Extremely Expensive See world’s most expensive earrings sold at $57m News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 17, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50954/see-worldamprsquos-most-expensive-earrings-sold-at-57m The earrings were bought by an anonymous buyer, media reports say, but will be kept as a pair. Extremely Expensive $8 MILLION battle over Elizabeth Taylor’s gorgeous ‘Taj Mahal’ necklace News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 16, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50868/8-million-battle-over-elizabeth-tayloramprsquos-gorgeous-amplsquotaj-mahalamprsquo-necklace Christie’s is now asking that Taylor’s estate returns the money from the purchase, but the estate is refusing. Extremely Expensive Sotheby's, Christie's, Phillips Set for Billion Dollar Week News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 16, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50870/sothebyamp039s-christieamp039s-phillips-set-for-billion-dollar-week The estimated $1.3 billion is higher than last May's sales of $1.1 billion, but about half the total from the 2015 peak. Extremely Expensive You can be the Queen's next door neighbour for £4.35 million News Aggregation Team Monday, May 15, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50818/you-can-be-the-queenamp039s-next-door-neighbour-for-amppound435-million The new ultra-prime residential scheme consists of six lateral two and three bedroom apartments, including duplexes, and looks directly onto Buckingham Palace. Extremely Expensive Jackie Kennedy's Cartier Watch to be auctioned at Christie's News Aggregation Team Sunday, May 14, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/50792/jackie-kennedyamp039s-cartier-watch-to-be-auctioned-at-christieamp039s The time refers to the beginning and end of a famous 50-mile run on Palm Beach in 1963. Extremely Expensive Asset managers doubt future of ethical investing as costs rise News Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51123/asset-managers-doubt-future-of-ethical-investing-as-costs-rise A new global survey of asset managers has revealed more than a quarter believe the cost of ethical investing will soar in the coming years. Research Are HNW investors ahead of the investment cycle? News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51137/are-hnw-investors-ahead-of-the-investment-cycle Interestingly, Forza has been made aware that often these sale proceeds are being retained as cash rather than reinvested back into the property sector. Research People are twice as likely to trust a robot for heart surgery than with their savings, finds study News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51092/people-are-twice-as-likely-to-trust-a-robot-for-heart-surgery-than-with-their-savings-finds-study Just 7 per cent of people would trust a robot with their savings, versus the 14 per cent willing to submit to a machine for heart surgery Research Hong Kong Overtakes London As World's Top Luxury Home Market News Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51116/hong-kong-overtakes-london-as-worldamp039s-top-luxury-home-market A record number of homes sold for $100 million or more in Hong Kong in 2016. Research Asset management looks different in 2020: Research News Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51121/asset-management-looks-different-in-2020-research Forty-four deals took place in the first quarter of 2017, and Casey Quirk expects 2017’s volume to likely outpace the last two years. Research LGT Private Banking Report: Green is Growing News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51127/lgt-private-banking-report-green-is-growing At 39 percent, significantly more German respondents indicate that environmental aspects played a «very concrete» role in the investment decisions they made Research Global investors demonstrate increase in impact investments News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51047/global-investors-demonstrate-increase-in-impact-investments A majority of respondents said their investments have either met or exceeded expectations for both impact and financial performance in 2016 Research Women take up just 9 percent of senior IT leadership roles, survey finds News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51050/women-take-up-just-9-percent-of-senior-it-leadership-roles-survey-finds Of all the companies surveyed, 35 percent said they had diversity initiatives in place to improve representation Research The art of giving gains traction in Africa as the wealthy seek to make a difference News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51058/the-art-of-giving-gains-traction-in-africa-as-the-wealthy-seek-to-make-a-difference The Knight Frank findings show that over the next decade Africa’s number of ultra-high-net-worth individuals will grow by 33% Research Global Political and Economic Uncertainty Create a New Breed of Digital Innovators News Team Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51068/global-political-and-economic-uncertainty-create-a-new-breed-of-digital-innovators Nash/KPMG CIO Survey Research