FTSE rebounds as China-US trade fears pause
UK stock market rallies for first time in four days as calm words from China’s central bank regarding country's worsening trade relations with US prompt bargain hunting by investors.
Next Gen: all the pics from our young guns event!
Young advisers and wealth managers came down to our event in London this week to hear about development, investment and more!
Collapsed DFM's PI insurers 'on notice' to pay claims
The special administrators for collapsed discretionary fund manager (DFM) Strand Capital have put the firm’s professional indemnity (PI) insurer ‘on notice’ over claims made against the DFM as a number of new issues have arisen in the administration.
The numbers behind wealth managers’ financial planning push
Following on from our look into the wealth managers entering financial planning, we investigate the financial advice income streams of Brewin Dolphin, Rathbones and Charles Stanley.
Adrian Lowcock leaves Architas to join Willis Owen
Lowcock has joined the investment platform as head of personal investing after four years at Axa's multi-manager business Architas.
Guildford IFA takes up CISI branch presidency
Guildford-based Chapters Financial director Keith Churchouse has been appointed president of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) southern branch.
Aviva sets out 'urgent priorities' for adviser platform fixes
Aviva is still working to fix issues with its platform, including failed income payments, although some problems for IFAs are now beginning to be resolved.
Wednesday Papers: Debenhams issues another profit warning
And a sharp sell-off in Chinese shares sent a ripple through global markets.
Overnight Markets: US stocks tumble on trade war concerns
The only groups in positive territory were utilities, telecommunications and consumer staples.
FTSE spins as trade war, profit alerts take their toll
UK stock market saw red again today as investors concerns grew over the impending US-China trade war and a spate of profit warnings sapped confidence further.
AJ Bell CEO: there will be six more months of replatforming pain
IFAs will have to endure another half year of replatforming trouble by provider-owned platforms, Andy Bell has said.
Asset managers: 'There is going to be a distribution revolution'
In footage not used in our original CEO tapes videos, five CEOs discuss how distribution will change in the future. Will 'distribution' be revolutionised by technology the same way that Spotify changed music or the Kindle changed publishing?
Adviser profile: Mandy Dale and Chris Emery of Hanbury Wealth
Hanbury Wealth is growing, and Mandy Dale and Chris Emery have set their sights on more joint ventures in the future.