Managers of Wealth http://managersofwealth.com/ Thu, 29 Jun 2017 05:27:50 GMT part of MediaG8way Group http://managersofwealth.com/ http://managersofwealth.com/assets/images/logo.png Managers of Wealth KohanaPHP BNP expects to be among top five private banks in Asia in 3-5 years News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52062/bnp-expects-to-be-among-top-five-private-banks-in-asia-in-3-5-years "Our goal is to grow faster than the market," said Mr Lecomte, but added that the bank will focus on organic growth. Wealth and Asset Management Wealth Manager Expands Footprint News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52048/wealth-manager-expands-footprint He also served in the delegation that won the 2012 London Olympics. Wealth and Asset Management Standard Bank takes top spot for wealth services News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52053/standard-bank-takes-top-spot-for-wealth-services Standard Bank beat Sanlam Private Wealth and Nedbank Private Wealth for the overall award. Wealth and Asset Management OCBC is divesting its non-core businesses, investing in wealth management News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52061/ocbc-is-divesting-its-non-core-businesses-investing-in-wealth-management UE has attracted many suitors as its core businesses comprise property development, hospitality, engineering and distribution. Wealth and Asset Management Netwealth exceeds $14b FUM/A News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52059/netwealth-exceeds-14b-fuma The firm said the result reflected Netwealth’s focus on managed account and platform technology. Wealth and Asset Management Wealth and investment leads Aussie fintech News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52064/wealth-and-investment-leads-aussie-fintech According to FinTech Australia chief executive Danielle Szetho, fintechs operating in the consumer-facing wealth and investment space have already made major penetrations into the Australian market. Wealth and Asset Management Singapore Dreams of Its Own J.P. Morgan News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52065/singapore-dreams-of-its-own-jp-morgan Double-digit returns on equity are becoming rare in developed Asian banking markets outside of Australia. Wealth and Asset Management Fintech Push at BNP Paribas Asia News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52067/fintech-push-at-bnp-paribas-asia The French bank also said it expects to be among the top five private banks in the APAC region within the next three to five years. Wealth and Asset Management Getting on the front foot to deliver performance News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52068/getting-on-the-front-foot-to-deliver-performance He says he sees more of a realistic perspective and understanding that it will be difficult to replicate the performance in the first part of the year. Wealth and Asset Management AZ Swiss & Partners to buy yet another Swiss wealth manager News Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52085/az-swiss-ampamp-partners-to-buy-yet-another-swiss-wealth-manager The company has a total headcount of 19 professionals, of which more than two thirds are dedicated to provide investment management services. Wealth and Asset Management UBS chief economist Scott Haslem calls time News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52056/ubs-chief-economist-scott-haslem-calls-time The memo also said UBS would look to hire an economist to work with Tharenou and Haslem remains at UBS until the end of August to ensure a "smooth transition." Executive Moves Deutsche starts 'hire a hundred' push with new UK wealth chief News Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52066/deutsche-starts-amp039hire-a-hundredamp039-push-with-new-uk-wealth-chief Morley was CEO of Coutts between 2009 and 2016 and also spent seven years chairman of Royal Bank of Scotland International. Executive Moves Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management appoints Head of Financial Planning News Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52087/canaccord-genuity-wealth-management-appoints-head-of-financial-planning The new role reflects the increasing importance of wealth planning to Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management and how much of a pivotal role it has to play in the growth of the business. Executive Moves Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management Bolsters Business Development Team With New Key Hire News Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52088/canaccord-genuity-wealth-management-bolsters-business-development-team-with-new-key-hire We are delighted to be welcoming Mark on board Executive Moves Westpac GM becomes PNG wealth group CEO News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52021/westpac-gm-becomes-png-wealth-group-ceo Before joining Kina, Pawson held multiple roles at Westpac including general manager commercial banking and regional head South Asia and Pacific. Executive Moves Ex-BNY Mellon AM boss joins Old Mutual Wealth board News Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52033/ex-bny-mellon-am-boss-joins-old-mutual-wealth-board Jon Little also became an independent non-executive director of the Old Mutual Wealth Board in May 2017. Executive Moves UBS New Voice in Bern News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52044/ubs-new-voice-in-bern The trained economist is a UBS lifer, beginning his career at Swiss Bank Corp. Executive Moves StanChart hires Snell to run global subsidiaries News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52070/stanchart-hires-snell-to-run-global-subsidiaries Snell was most recently global head of multinational coverage at Deutsche, and previously spent 25 years with Citigroup Executive Moves Family office hires former Investec man as equity research boss News Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51969/family-office-hires-former-investec-man-as-equity-research-boss Sloan joins the firm after almost a year out of the industry. Executive Moves HSBC Private Bank Adds in Switzerland News Aggregation Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51977/hsbc-private-bank-adds-in-switzerland The bank has bucked the hiring cycle before, adding several high-profile private bankers poached from rivals in a recruiting drive last year. Executive Moves Is HMRC keeping up with tax evaders? George Bull Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52060/is-hmrc-keeping-up-with-tax-evaders At the start of the year tax evasion and avoidance featured in the news agenda on a regular basis. Despite fewer headlines, tackling this issue still remains an important part of the UK government’s tax agenda, but is HMRC ahead of the game or strug Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Andersen Tax Debuts in Switzerland News Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52057/andersen-tax-debuts-in-switzerland They specialize in direct and indirect tax, inheritance planning, company restructuring, internal compliance, HR management and corporate consultancy. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Private Client: The new residence nil rate band – are your affairs in order? News Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52058/private-client-the-new-residence-nil-rate-band-ampndash-are-your-affairs-in-order A review of your will may be required to ensure you get the benefit of the new residence nil rate band Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Germany refuses to release Swiss spying suspect News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52078/germany-refuses-to-release-swiss-spying-suspect The man was tasked with identifying German tax investigators who purchased CDs containing details of bank account holders in foreign tax havens such as Switzerland. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Strong progress seen on international tax transparency - OECD News Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52086/strong-progress-seen-on-international-tax-transparency-oecd The OECD-hosted Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes has been working to enhance global tax transparency, end banking secrecy and protect public finances by curtailing tax evasion since 2008 Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Making wealth managers ready as the MiFID II deadline approaches By Rodney Taylor, Profile Software News Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52017/making-wealth-managers-ready-as-the-mifid-ii-deadline-approaches-by-rodney-taylor-profile-software There are new and detailed requirements to ensure that any newly created product passes an approval process, an appropriateness test, and is fit for the intended target audience. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance FCA funds study: six things Hargreaves Lansdown wants to see News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52051/fca-funds-study-six-things-hargreaves-lansdown-wants-to-see The funds industry is twitching ahead the FCA study, with some reports suggesting fund firms could even face enforcement action. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance How Jimi Wanjigi makes billions at taxpayer’s expense News Aggregation Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51959/how-jimi-wanjigi-makes-billions-at-taxpayeramprsquos-expense They are for fortune and health. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance The vin guard: 'Sherlock Holmes of wine' on the hunt for fraudsters who cash in on fake plonk News Aggregation Team Saturday, June 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51950/the-vin-guard-amp039sherlock-holmes-of-wineamp039-on-the-hunt-for-fraudsters-who-cash-in-on-fake-plonk Maureen Downey, the world’s top wine expert, says swindlers buy old bottles on eBay, fill them with inferior wine and sell them for thousands Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Secretive owners of Scottish 'tax haven' firms to be revealed News Aggregation Team Saturday, June 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51952/secretive-owners-of-scottish-amp039tax-havenamp039-firms-to-be-revealed It should mean that the shadowy owners of Scottish shell companies may finally be exposed. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Luxembourg and Singapore fintech hubs connect News Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52071/luxembourg-and-singapore-fintech-hubs-connect The LHoFT and LATTICE80 agree to cooperate in a number of areas, including the exchange of information on innovation projects FinTech Cyber attack sweeps globe, researchers see 'WannaCry' link News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52074/cyber-attack-sweeps-globe-researchers-see-amp039wannacryamp039-link The virus crippled computers running Microsoft Corp's Windows by encrypting hard drives and overwriting files, then demanded $300 (£234) in bitcoin payments to restore access. FinTech Baloise Grabs Digital Startup News Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52083/baloise-grabs-digital-startup MOVU AG is a Swiss start-up founded in Zurich in 2014 by Laurent Decrue, Nenad Nikolic and Nicolas Bürer. FinTech A digital audit could do you good by Adam Riddell News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52077/a-digital-audit-could-do-you-good-by-adam-riddell The overall key message in all this is actually a fairly traditional one in an updated context – the importance of having a crisis communications plan in place. FinTech International RegTech Association Officially Launched News Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52079/international-regtech-association-officially-launched The Executive Board will determine the strategy, working policies, and code of ethics of the Association. FinTech Vontobel chooses Clearstream as partner for hedge funds business News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52029/vontobel-chooses-clearstream-as-partner-for-hedge-funds-business The current regulatory agenda has made asset safety a key concern for financial institutions and the asset management industry. FinTech Swiss Cantonal Banks in Fintech Joint Venture News Aggregation Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52008/swiss-cantonal-banks-in-fintech-joint-venture The banks will implement the agreed pact over the course of this year. FinTech Investec's digital boss on why robo launch took two years News Aggregation Team Friday, June 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51917/investecamp039s-digital-boss-on-why-robo-launch-took-two-years ‘Investec is all about service. What we didn’t want to do was dilute that approach. FinTech India's Biggest E-Commerce Merger at Risk as Billionaire Objects News Aggregation Team Friday, June 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51932/indiaamp039s-biggest-e-commerce-merger-at-risk-as-billionaire-objects Flipkart had earlier told Snapdeal that it wants all the startup’s investors to agree to deal terms as a precondition of the transaction FinTech Innovate Finance publishes RegTech for regulators report News Team Friday, June 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51935/innovate-finance-publishes-regtech-for-regulators-report The field of RegTech has mainly targeted ‘process automation’, such as improving inefficiencies within regulatory reporting for financial institutions, and using technology to ease the burden of compliance. FinTech Why UK's Political Impasse Offers Breathing Space fro Tax Efficient Investors News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52034/why-ukamp039s-political-impasse-offers-breathing-space-fro-tax-efficient-investors The objective of the PCR was to identify access barriers to long-term finance for growing firms. Family Office Hedge manager takes stake in UK family office firm News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52037/hedge-manager-takes-stake-in-uk-family-office-firm We have known the founders and partners of CdR Capital for many years and their approach is thoughtful and innovative. Family Office Millennials drive shift toward impact investing News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52046/millennials-drive-shift-toward-impact-investing The millennial generation is the driving force behind the shift. Family Office Departures at the Myer Family Company News Aggregation Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51962/departures-at-the-myer-family-company The merger of the two family offices, announced earlier this month, will create an entity with more than $3 billion under management. Family Office Robert Soros Is Stepping Down as President of Soros Family Office News Aggregation Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51990/robert-soros-is-stepping-down-as-president-of-soros-family-office He’ll create a unit called Soros Capital, which will tend toward illiquid investments including venture capital. Family Office Matching ethical and financial criteria a challenge for investors News Aggregation Team Friday, June 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51922/matching-ethical-and-financial-criteria-a-challenge-for-investors Green energy and education are the most popular investment themes Family Office Family Offices raise private equity impact investments News Aggregation Team Friday, June 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51946/family-offices-raise-private-equity-impact-investments We think family offices will continue to play a significant role in the market. Family Office Family offices partner for major US acquisition News Aggregation Team Thursday, June 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51871/family-offices-partner-for-major-us-acquisition The multifamily class of assets is unique to the US which accounted for the significant interest from Australians in the raising. Family Office Alexander Classen: «The Next Generation Almost Feels Guilty» News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 21, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51823/alexander-classen-amplaquothe-next-generation-almost-feels-guiltyampraquo Bedrock has grown from a handful of employees to nearly 100 in recent years, and now manages $10 billion in assets including through its BRT tech unit. Family Office The first step towards a family office News Aggregation Team Monday, June 19, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51781/the-first-step-towards-a-family-office A lot of wealthy families also have latent needs. Family Office Aston Martin reveals electric car production date News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52031/aston-martin-reveals-electric-car-production-date The internal combustion engine has been at the heart of Aston Martin for more than a century, and will continue to be for years to come. Luxury Apple is crushing the Swiss watch industry — and one brand is particularly vulnerable News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52035/apple-is-crushing-the-swiss-watch-industry-ampmdash-and-one-brand-is-particularly-vulnerable Swatch's biggest threat is from China. Luxury How do you launch an Aston Martin luxury condo tower? With sports cars and helicopters News Aggregation Team Saturday, June 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51948/how-do-you-launch-an-aston-martin-luxury-condo-tower-with-sports-cars-and-helicopters What does any of this have to do with selling pricey real estate? Luxury The flying car could be launched next year News Aggregation Team Saturday, June 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51949/the-flying-car-could-be-launched-next-year The first flying car in the world could take off in 2018 in Netherlands Luxury Ritz-Carlton's new yachts will be luxury hotels at sea News Team Friday, June 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51910/ritz-carltonamp039s-new-yachts-will-be-luxury-hotels-at-sea The small ships, which will each have fewer than 300 guests on board at a time, are designed to bring the Ritz-Carlton mentality to the sea. Luxury JD.com and Farfetch Partner to Open Ultimate Gateway for Bringing Luxury Brands to China News Team Thursday, June 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51898/jdcom-and-farfetch-partner-to-open-ultimate-gateway-for-bringing-luxury-brands-to-china Farfetch has well-established operations in China and is already the partner of choice for 200 luxury brands and more than 500 multi-brand retailers. Luxury Six Cool Facts About the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E400 Coupe News Aggregation Team Thursday, June 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51951/six-cool-facts-about-the-2018-mercedes-benz-e400-coupe Digging through the details Luxury Luxury train offers visitors to Peru's Andes a taste of the high life News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 21, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51826/luxury-train-offers-visitors-to-peruamp039s-andes-a-taste-of-the-high-life The Belmond Andean Explorer can carry up to 48 passengers, and services a number of itineraries traversing what is claimed to be one of the highest train routes in the world. Luxury Will Lamborghini Embrace AI? Lamborghini's Director of R&D Explains News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 21, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51827/will-lamborghini-embrace-ai-lamborghiniamp039s-director-of-rampampd-explains The car must be able to steer the driver to achieve the best use of the car. Luxury Armani Has Built A Luxury Smartwatch That Will Probably Cost You A Kidney And A Half News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 20, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51810/armani-has-built-a-luxury-smartwatch-that-will-probably-cost-you-a-kidney-and-a-half The smartwatch is called the Emporio Armani Connected and its the company's first smartwatch which will go on sale this coming September. Luxury The Queen's property empire returned a record £328.8 million to the UK Treasury thanks to wind farms Prince Philip once described as 'absolutely useless' News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52032/the-queenamp039s-property-empire-returned-a-record-amppound3288-million-to-the-uk-treasury-thanks-to-wind-farms-prince-philip-once-described-as-amp039absolutely-uselessamp039 Queen Elizabeth II laughs as she watches the racing at Epsom Racecourse on June 4, 2016 in Epsom, England. Extremely Wealthy AC Milan Offer €60 Million for Real Madrid Ace News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52026/ac-milan-offer-ampeuro60-million-for-real-madrid-ace Don Balón reports Milan are prepared to sign the Colombian in a deal worth €60m, with Real Madrid having accepted the offer Extremely Wealthy Cass alumnus Sir Stelios joins the Giving Pledge News Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52036/cass-alumnus-sir-stelios-joins-the-giving-pledge Easyjet founder pledges half his wealth to charity Extremely Wealthy Aussie Model Returns 1MDB Jewels News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52038/aussie-model-returns-1mdb-jewels Australian supermodel Miranda Kerr has handed over $8.1m (£6.4m, €7.2m) worth of jewellery to US authorities that she allegedly received from former boyfriend Jho Low, a person of interest in the 1MDB scandal. Extremely Wealthy Here's how India's wealthiest families are seeking to stay wealthy News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52063/hereamp039s-how-indiaamp039s-wealthiest-families-are-seeking-to-stay-wealthy Wealthy Indians are increasingly turning to family offices to manage their wealth. Extremely Wealthy Russian billionaire buys Holland & Barrett Holland News Aggregation Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51964/russian-billionaire-buys-holland-ampamp-barrett-holland This deal marks the first acquisition by L1 Retail, which was launched in 2016 by Mr Fridman’s holding company LetterOne. Extremely Wealthy Billionaire Roundup: It's Getting Hot In Here News Aggregation Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51983/billionaire-roundup-itamp039s-getting-hot-in-here This is the latest edition of the Billionaire Roundup. Extremely Wealthy Spear's reveals best wealth managers for the world's richest individuals News Aggregation Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51996/spearamp039s-reveals-best-wealth-managers-for-the-worldamp039s-richest-individuals The former sees challenges ahead with finding pockets of value, while the latter traces his success back to a childhood foray into the stock markets. Extremely Wealthy How Al Gore Got Rich News Aggregation Team Sunday, June 25, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51963/how-al-gore-got-rich Al Gore's simple investing strategy, millennials do better at saving in their 401(k)s than Gen X and Boomers and T. Rowe joins Envestment's Fiduciary Advantage Service. Extremely Wealthy One of China's richest women hopes to keep driving culture of philanthropy News Aggregation Team Friday, June 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51908/one-of-chinaamp039s-richest-women-hopes-to-keep-driving-culture-of-philanthropy As their business grew, taking in real estate, financial investment and healthcare. Extremely Wealthy Creating Value: The BVI's Global Contribution News Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52069/creating-value-the-bviamp039s-global-contribution The headline message is that the BVI’s international business and finance centre mediates over US$1.5 trillion of investment globally and that BVI mediated investment contributes over US$15 billion in tax annually to governments around the world. Comment & Analysis Former FBI man tops the bill at Guernsey Insurance Forum News Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52072/former-fbi-man-tops-the-bill-at-guernsey-insurance-forum Now Senior Vice President within Aon’s Cyber Solutions Group, Mr Trainor played a critical role in the FBI’s national strategy to combat cyber-crime. Comment & Analysis Seven things you probably didn't know about Chinese philanthropy News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52081/seven-things-you-probably-didnamp039t-know-about-chinese-philanthropy Between 2010 and 2016, donations from the top 100 philanthropists in mainland China more than tripled to £3.6bn. What’s behind this rise in charitable giving? Comment & Analysis An evolution towards passive investing News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52014/an-evolution-towards-passive-investing A confluence of trends is leading to an increasing amount of asset flows around the world into passive investments. Comment & Analysis Meet the Midults: An Overlooked Audience News Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52015/meet-the-midults-an-overlooked-audience The transfer of assets to the next generation therefore needs to be considered from both of these angles – the customer’s personal wealth and the relationship manager’s book of clients. Comment & Analysis Three Strategies To Integrate Philanthropy Into Your Corporate Culture News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52024/three-strategies-to-integrate-philanthropy-into-your-corporate-culture Company heads and business leaders are finding their growth Comment & Analysis St. James’s Place – “Landmark moments in the UK and China” Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52023/st-jamesamprsquos-place-ampndash-ampldquolandmark-moments-in-the-uk-and-chinaamprdquo As the Bank of England splits on interests rates, Nick Purves of RWC Partners explains “a 15% currency depreciation translates into a one-off 3% increase in prices…however, oil prices are now below where they were 12 months ago and this shoul Comment & Analysis Brexit Bullxit by Tim Price Tim Price Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51940/brexit-bullxit-by-tim-price Our own Brexitspeak decoder is shown below. Comment & Analysis Glastonbury - "It's been tough on the cows"! - Michael Eaves (founder) Penny Lovell Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51941/glastonbury-ampquotitamp039s-been-tough-on-the-cowsampquot-michael-eaves-founder So this weather, coupled with Glastonbury and Ascot has really encouraged me to start thinking about the pending summer holidays and sticking with the ‘top (saving) tips’ theme, here are my five. Comment & Analysis The Real Value of Eco Power by Justin Urquhart Stewart News Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51942/the-real-value-of-eco-power-by-justin-urquhart-stewart Regarding Trump's twoddle on sustainable power - wake up, you are missing the point. Comment & Analysis Insurance Is the Hot New Way to Avoid Taxes News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52073/insurance-is-the-hot-new-way-to-avoid-taxes Insurance dedicated funds gaining popularity among wealthy Alternative Investments Harvest Global Investments first to qualify for Swiss-HK Mutual Recognition of Funds Scheme News Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51966/harvest-global-investments-first-to-qualify-for-swiss-hk-mutual-recognition-of-funds-scheme The MRF scheme allows Swiss investors to allocate funds to Harvest’s China Equity and Asia Frontier strategies. Alternative Investments Biggest quarter growth in four years for Guernsey funds sector News Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51970/biggest-quarter-growth-in-four-years-for-guernsey-funds-sector From the end of March 2016, total net asset values increased by £28.6 billion (12%). Alternative Investments Top advisers pull their clients’ investments out of hedge funds News Aggregation Team Thursday, June 22, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51882/top-advisers-pull-their-clientsamprsquo-investments-out-of-hedge-funds Average FT 300 portfolio dropped allocation by a third over the past year Alternative Investments Standard Life and Aberdeen AM propose investment management committee appointments News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 21, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51855/standard-life-and-aberdeen-am-propose-investment-management-committee-appointments This follows the shareholder approval given to the proposed merger of Standard Life plc and Aberdeen Asset Management PLC at General Meetings of each company on Monday 19th June 2017. Alternative Investments BlackRock takes Scalable Capital stake in Europe 'robo-advisor' push News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 20, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51795/blackrock-takes-scalable-capital-stake-in-europe-amp039robo-advisoramp039-push Technology is not just a competitive advantage but a requirement for wealth management businesses to be successful in the future. Alternative Investments Billionaire Platt's BlueCrest Said to Shut Hong Kong Office News Aggregation Team Friday, June 16, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51726/billionaire-plattamp039s-bluecrest-said-to-shut-hong-kong-office James Chen, the head of BlueCrest’s Asia equities group, left with most of his team to start a new hedge fund earlier this year. Alternative Investments SIX Securities Services adds US Equity and Fixed Income securities on the CO:RE trading platform News Team Thursday, June 15, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51688/six-securities-services-adds-us-equity-and-fixed-income-securities-on-the-core-trading-platform Those securities can be financed cross-currency or same-currency as SIX currently offers 14 total currencies for repo transactions including CHF, USD, Euro and GBP. Alternative Investments Asian giant unleashes Japan fund in the UK News Aggregation Team Thursday, June 15, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51699/asian-giant-unleashes-japan-fund-in-the-uk The Luxembourg-domiciled fund will be managed by Tokyo-based Yoshitaka Sakai and be run with a high conviction approach. Alternative Investments Investec agrees to sell aircraft portfolio News Aggregation Team Thursday, June 15, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51715/investec-agrees-to-sell-aircraft-portfolio Investec has agreed to sell 18 aircraft from its managed leasing funds to funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P., working in conjunction with World Star Aviation. Alternative Investments Most expensive place to live in U.S.? Hawaii, where toilet paper costs more than anywhere in the world News Aggregation Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52001/most-expensive-place-to-live-in-us-hawaii-where-toilet-paper-costs-more-than-anywhere-in-the-world But there’s a catch it’s cripplingly expensive. Extremely Expensive Infamous California mansion that was once listed for $100million and dubbed too expensive to sell is finally bought for cut-rate price of $29.85million News Aggregation Team Saturday, June 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51954/infamous-california-mansion-that-was-once-listed-for-100million-and-dubbed-too-expensive-to-sell-is-finally-bought-for-cut-rate-price-of-2985million The de Guigne estate in Hillsborough, outside of San Francisco, has sold for a deeply discounted price after first hitting the market in 2013 Extremely Expensive Jeweller to the stars saved from administration News Aggregation Team Saturday, June 24, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51965/jeweller-to-the-stars-saved-from-administration The jeweller brought in BDO as administrator last month to search for prospective buyers. Extremely Expensive US subscription airline Surf Air launches in the UK offering unlimited private flights from London to Europe News Aggregation Team Friday, June 23, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51920/us-subscription-airline-surf-air-launches-in-the-uk-offering-unlimited-private-flights-from-london-to-europe Those making numerous business and/or leisure trips can take unlimited ones with the service for a fixed monthly fee. Extremely Expensive Audi R8 Spyder V10 Plus: Lean, mean, green machine News Aggregation Team Saturday, June 17, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51750/audi-r8-spyder-v10-plus-lean-mean-green-machine A seven-speed dual-clutch automatic with quattro four-wheel-drive is your only transmission choice. Extremely Expensive 'William Shakespeare Hotel' Changes Hands News Aggregation Team Friday, June 16, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51737/amp039william-shakespeare-hotelamp039-changes-hands The UK regional hotel market continues to attract both overseas investors Extremely Expensive Christie’s to sell the personal collection of the film and fashion legend Audrey Hepburn News Team Wednesday, June 14, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51650/christieamprsquos-to-sell-the-personal-collection-of-the-film-and-fashion-legend-audrey-hepburn Exhibition, Flagship Live and Online Auction September 2017 Extremely Expensive Maltese Falcon the superstar of superyachts News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 14, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51736/maltese-falcon-the-superstar-of-superyachts Svea was a non-starter in the J Class, while in Class C, Silver Spray failed to finish. Extremely Expensive Want to have lunch with Warren Buffett? Cough up $2.6 million News Aggregation Team Saturday, June 10, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51578/want-to-have-lunch-with-warren-buffett-cough-up-26-million The winning bid came from an #Anonymous bidder who won the chance to have lunch with Warren Buffett with a bid of $2,679,001. Extremely Expensive Is the global property bubble ready to burst? News Aggregation Team Friday, June 09, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51519/is-the-global-property-bubble-ready-to-burst The days of double-digit annual house price increases appear to be over. Extremely Expensive Retirement aspirations rely on twin pillars of health and wealth News Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52016/retirement-aspirations-rely-on-twin-pillars-of-health-and-wealth The research carried out in countries spanning Europe, the Americas, Asia and Australia, highlights that achieving retirement aspirations requires more than saving, investing and planning, it also depends on staying in good health. Research AI to drive GDP gains of $15.7 trillion - PwC News Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52025/ai-to-drive-gdp-gains-of-157-trillion-pwc "The big challenge is how to secure the right talent, technology and access to data to make the most of this opportunity." Research The World Ultra Wealth Report 2017 News Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52027/the-world-ultra-wealth-report-2017 The number of super-rich 'ultra-high net worth' people in the world is growing Research What Are Super-Rich Solutions? News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52030/what-are-super-rich-solutions According to John Bowen Jr., founder of BSW Inner Circle, “Some super-rich solutions are particularly applicable to successful entrepreneurs. Research New Wealth-X Report Reveals World’s Wealthiest Population Rebounds After Steep Decline News Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52049/new-wealth-x-report-reveals-worldamprsquos-wealthiest-population-rebounds-after-steep-decline Ultra Wealthy Population and Total Wealth Climb Back Toward 2014 High Research Global Top 100 reach record $17.4 trillion in PwC’s Global Top 100 companies ranking News Team Tuesday, June 27, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/52080/global-top-100-reach-record-174-trillion-in-pwcamprsquos-global-top-100-companies-ranking Europe managed to arrest two years of value decline but its share continued to decrease proportionately. Research Schroders Global Cities 30 index News Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51967/schroders-global-cities-30-index The Schroders Global Cities 30 index is compiled on a range of factors, including the projected growth of the economy, disposable incomes over the next decade and the size of the population. Research "Stronger charities for a stronger society": The House of Lords Select Committee on Charities Report News Aggregation Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51974/ampquotstronger-charities-for-a-stronger-societyampquot-the-house-of-lords-select-committee-on-charities-report Charities are the eyes, ears and conscience of society Research Concerns over Scarcity of Short-Term Liquidity Push 80 Percent of Investment Managers to Diversify Funding News Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51986/concerns-over-scarcity-of-short-term-liquidity-push-80-percent-of-investment-managers-to-diversify-funding The survey of senior investment management executives from over 120 global firms, conducted during Q1 2017, found that more than 90% of companies saw demand for high-quality collateral Research London’s financial crown ‘safe’ for now — exclusive survey News Aggregation Team Monday, June 26, 2017 12:00 am http://managersofwealth.com/article/51987/londonamprsquos-financial-crown-amplsquosafeamprsquo-for-now-ampmdash-exclusive-survey While 50 respondents thought London would remain the capital in five years’ time (with just six disagreeing), the number of bulls dropped to 40 Research