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WEALTH MANAGEMENT

Good returns for major equity markets in Q4 2016

CAMRADATA data highlights the latest global investment trends
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BPH’s knowledge of CEE market is an attractive...

The company has been operating in Central and Eastern European countries and the Polish...
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Survey: Investors see positive changes to AIM

But companies need to ensure that they stay on top of their game
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Clayton Euro Risk announces alliance with The...

To focus on the residential mortgage market in the Netherlands
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Wealthify slashes minimum investment to £1

Will attempt to democratise markets through changes that enhance transparency and accessibility
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International Management Consultancy zeb...

The consultancy, which specialises in the financial services sector, now operates 17 offices...
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There’s no place like home

What sports fans and stock market investors have in common
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Global security is an attractive investment sector

And increased government spending on defence will be biased towards defending against cyber...
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Clayton Euro Risk to launch insurance solutions...

Europe’s leading provider of risk analysis on mortgage and asset finance partners with Lime...
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Saudi Arabia tilting towards New York for...

London and Toronto are the others in the fray
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Global pension fund assets edge upwards in 2016

Defined Contribution assets grow at twice the rate of Defined Benefit assets since 2006,...
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Divisa Capital raises $100 million of new funds

It will be used for expansion and increase of interbank credit lines
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New prepaid card for remittances by overseas...

Payment Cloud Technologies’s programme management enables card users to deliver safe, secure...
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Shareholder activism gained momentum and...

According to FTI Consulting, nearly 350 activist campaigns occurred outside the United...
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ADB plans to raise around $25-30 billion from...

Sells $3.75 billion 5-year global benchmark bond
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Investing safely starts with improving...

The secret to investing safely as you climb up the risk/reward scale is knowledge
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Saxo Payments to tackle challenge in cross...

To launch Banking Circle Virtual IBAN, which eliminates the need for multiple bank accounts...
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More travel complications from US authorities

IRS to revoke Americans’ passports for unpaid taxes
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Tapping into the wealth in our property to fund...

Retirement Advantage responds to UK government’s white paper on housing
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Greater interest in savings and investment...

UK private banking and wealth management sector calls for ‘a measured and appropriate...
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Trump’s travel ban: markets spooked

But, investors will be seeking out bargains
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Top 3 challenges for institutional investors in...

Research from CAMRADATA says they are market volatility, the low yield environment and...
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What does Trump mean for Bitcoin?

One of the more significant developments of the post-Obama United States could be a rapid...
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UK house price index falls for first time in...

Number of new house buyers grew only marginally in December
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CNO Financial Group promotes Doug Williams

Named Vice President for Finance and Administration
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UBS signs multi-year agreement with EPAM

The world's largest wealth manager aims to boost innovation by collaborating with a leading...
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XL Catlin appoints new global head of...

Anne Middleton to manage its ceded reinsurance placements globally
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US home sales finish strong in 2016

RE/MAX National Housing Report on MLS Data from 53 Metro Areas
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Carlyle to become largest shareholder in Global...

The transaction with the South African company is expected to close in early 2017
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Now is the time to ‘go more global’

It is likely that confirmation of a hard Brexit by UK Prime Minister Theresa May will...
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IFM Financial Award Winners 2016

Meet the winners and trend-setters
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‘2017 will be a year of volatility, and that...

CAMRADATA Global Investment has collated the top 10 global investment trends with feedback...
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Top 5 ways consumers can avoid overdraft fees

Some tips by Robin L. Wiessmann, Secretary of Banking and Securities, Pennsylvania
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‘UK mortgages enquiries soar by 45%’

Prompted by weakened sterling and likely rate rise
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Driving the company to be a ‘People Business’

Thai Life Insurance Public Company Limited believes that ‘people’ are the key factor in...
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Japan scores low in financial literacy

Aversion to risk poses challenge to reversing the prolonged deflation in the economy
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IFM award ceremony in Singapore

IFM award ceremony in Singapore
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IFM award ceremony in Dubai

IFM award ceremony in Dubai
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Tax compliance gets easier for companies

But post filing challenges still persists
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British industrialist seals purchase of...

Tungsten Bank to be renamed Wyelands Bank
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Gold demand fell in Q3 of 2016

Exchange-Traded Products were the only area of growth
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Emirates REIT now world’s largest listed...

Total assets is $773 million and market capitalisation is $333 million
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Investment bank sold all its UK assets before...

Carnegie Investment Bank manages $17 billion for clients
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Brexit: Pound’s turbulence unsettling British...

Could drive pension pots worth hundreds of millions overseas
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SIX Swiss Exchange extends technology contract...

It will leverage Nasdaq's trading, market surveillance and pre-trade risk management...
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85% of remortgagors lowering their mortgage rates

Spurred on by record low rates, two thirds of remortagagors plan to remortgage again in the...
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Tapping the opportunities in Latam

HMC Capital has developed a complete platform of third party products and strategies, and...
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The transfer of trust

Paving the path for generational succession
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Allianz, IFC to invest in infrastructure projects

The partnership will focus on emerging markets
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Investors are going to dump UK assets ahead of...

But one asset class that is likely to remain largely unaffected is UK property
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Wren announces launch in London

It is part owned by MdF Family Partners and WE Family Offices
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Investing in healthcare properties

Healthcare property is one of the types with the greatest potential in the long-term
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In Taiwan, Nan Shan Life Insurance sets the...

The company is considered a reliable long-term partner for policyholders, employees and society
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You might want to consider investing in a...

Especially with the financial markets still reeling from Brexit and an uncertain economic...
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Think tank calls for better financial skills

This will help older people reduce the risk of scams
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Get your tax affairs in order

Raids on Google in Spain and France indicate just how much importance is being placed on tax...
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Savills Investment Management launches EUR300...

Fund to be managed on behalf of CONAD, the largest consortium of independent retailers in Italy
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UK rate cut won’t impact Prime Central London

Even before the cut, enquiries had gone up post-Brexit and vendors have been hiking property...
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Aristo can pave the path for EU citizenship

All you need to do is a direct property investment in Cyprus
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The Aristo class of luxury living

Over the last 35 years, the real estate developer has earned an enviable reputation in...
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Kids get a lesson on financial management

Around 60% of parents want their children to be financially responsible
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Post-Brexit, Middle East property investors...

Deterioration in the value of the pound sterling has reduced property prices in London
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Is Osborne right on Brexit and property?

Chancellor of the Exchequer said that property prices will be significantly dampened by a UK...
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Why China is buying gold

Mike Gleason speaks to Jim Rickards on the confused Fed, gold manipulation and negative...
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10 questions to ask when choosing a financial...

Not only should an IFA help clients generate, maximise and secure wealth, they should also...
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Pioneer of mutual fund industry in Indonesia

A feature on Danareksa Investment Management
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‘East Asia is a very important market for...

Interview with the CEO Nigel Green
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Portfolio management with a global perspective

McOttley Capital’s approach to creating wealth for clients in Ghana
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McOttley Capital leads the way in Ghana

Heralding a new era in investment advisory
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Study suggests over £29bn of working capital...

Supply Chain Finance from PrimeRevenue and AIG launch new supple chain finance offering for...
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Investors look beyond their own home to boost...

Long term growth main factor behind the move
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'UK mortgage market needs to embrace Dodd-Frank'

Says Tony Ward, CEO of due diligence specialist Clayton Euro Risk
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European SMEs’ struggle to raise equity capital

There is general lack of awareness about the various sources of funding
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UK’s first-ever peer-to-peer SIPP launched

UK’s first-ever peer-to-peer SIPP launched. Abundance to address current hurdles stopping...
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Emerging economy corporate debt: The threat to...

Emerging market firms have borrowed in foreign currency to take advantage of low interest rates
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eMoov crowdfunding raises over £2m

The figure continues to rise with further VC investments coming in
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HNWIs wealth to reach $1.4 trillion by 2019 in...

Though world market conditions aren’t good, Hong Kong is attractive to local developers as...
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Life insurance not on the priority list of...

Only 51% Americans own life insurance
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Murray makes investments on crowdfunding platform

Has invested undisclosed amount in three companies
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Your financial past can hurt your job prospects

A good credit score is particularly important for C-level hires or those applying for a job...
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Crowdfunding platform eyes Oman SME market

Dubai-based company looks to fill the gap of funding for startups
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IW&I strengthens research team with new...

Anticipating challenging conditions behind decision to add new people
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The investment outlook – can the good returns...

Investment returns are likely to slow from the double-digit average of the last few years
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Talent crunch haunts enterprise security

Demand for information security experts has grown 3.5 times over the last five years,...
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To mitigate the cost of property insurance,...

Cost impacted by global catastrophe experience as well as local
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New umbrella for flood insurance

It has become an essential ingredient for protecting one’s family
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CCM expands offerings of green bonds for investors

The company has been buying green bonds since 1999
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The power of 3

The key points behind the success of ATIG Investment & Securities
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Ecology Building Society makes investment via...

The move extends Ecology’s support of UK Renewable Energy Projects
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Where are we in the investment cycle?

It is now six years since the global financial crisis ended
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Is residential property the right investment...

Over the past ten years, Australian residential property has delivered lower returns than...
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What is risk in investing?

The chance that an investment’s actual return will be different than expected
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Airline insurance premium may go up

The Germanwings crash is the latest in a string of incidents involving airlines in the last...
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Poste Vita focuses on Postaprevidenza Valore

Since the launch of the individual pension plan, the company’s goal has been to develop a...
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Investors finally paying more attention to GCC

So far, energy rich Middle Eastern countries have built a reputation as a source of funds
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'GCC can weather the fall in oil prices'

Interview with Joel Kukemelk, Fund Manager of LHV Persian Gulf Fund (LHV Asset Management)
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Getting spend under management

How Can Financial Directors Help Procurement Be More Strategic?
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Gold trading: To do or not to do

Many investment experts are sceptical, but interest is increasing
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Gold hits 15-month low

Strong economic data sends prices down
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RCAP to take institutional-quality investments...

To do this, the NYSE listed company announced the launch of an investment platform
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New Zealand: Creating Wealth for Clients

New Zealand is well-positioned to continue to provide investors with both a safe-harbour and...
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5 Reasons Procrastination is Deadly to...

By Margot Schmorak, Senior Director, Solution Marketing at ServiceSource
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Editor's Epistle

2014 looks good, but read us to stay ahead!
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Simple Tips Give First Home Buyers Head Start...

Australia Bureau of Statistics (ABS) figures released this month reveal that first home...
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Top tips for successful equity crowdfunding

Crowdfunding sites enable entrepreneurs to showcase their business and the investment...
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International Finance Magazine, Financial...

International Finance Magazine announces Financial Award winners for Azerbaijan 2013.
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International Finance Magazine, Financial...

International Finance Magazine announces Financial Award winners for Mexico 2013.
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401 (k) Plan for Savings and Retirement

In this article let us understand the meaning of a 401 (k) plan, eligibility criteria, how...
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Corporate Share Deals by Non Residents in France

The current economic crisis, coupled with the urgent need to reduce its budgetary deficit,...
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Reciprocity Law in Turkey

Earlier in May this year, Turkey passed a landmark law through the Parliament, the passing...
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Sound Fundamentals Strengthen Kuwait’s Real...

The oil rich country’ real estate sales grew by 72 percent year- on- year in September , as...
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Importance of having a Condominium Insurance

Condo owners need to take in to consideration additional coverage for the building on their...
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Toxic Assets – Beginning of the End

Many banks have managed to cut down their toxic assets, Citigroup for example, cordoned off...
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Understating Riskiness Through Window Dressing

Window Dressing may make a fund appear more attractive, but the stock will tend to decline...
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Mechanic’s Lien

In this article, International Finance Magazine explains what is a mechanic’s lien, how does...
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Switzerland Far Ahead of the Pack

The key players in the Swiss financial centre are the banks, and their core business is...
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Vulture Funds Threat to HIPC

The term “vulture fund” refers to a hedge fund that seeks to profit by buying up the...
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A window of opportunity to end extreme poverty...

The World Bank has been a long term partner with the Philippines and is committed to...
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Explaining Derivative Contracts

A derivative contract, in their most basic form, represents the right to buy or sell a...
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Real Estate Income Strategies for Retirees

Most retirees need regular cash flows to manage their day to day expenditure in order to...
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U.K. Wealth Managers Restrain Advice to U.S....

HSBC, Deutsche Bank, Bank of Singapore and DBS Group Holdings have all turned away...
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UK Pension Fund Rises

The PPF noted that rising bond yields had the effect of depressing their market value, but...
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Pensioners Living on ‘Pocket Money’ as Savings...

The crisis in Britain brings fresh warnings that Britons will not have enough money to live...
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U.S. Housing Bubble Inflates

The rate of new home sales also picked up to its quickest pace since July 2008.
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A post-2015 agenda for Asia

Asia has been enormously successful in achieving fast economic growth. But continued...
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Hedge Funds as a Socially Responsible Investment

Hedge funds often seen as a quick way of making money for the managers; and the investors...
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SEC ‘freezes’ Assets of Thailand Trader for...

Securities and Exchange Commission have frozen the assets of a trader in Bangkok, Thailand...
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G.E. Capital to Sell U.S. Real Estate Assets

GE has been selling off real estate businesses, insurance operations and overseas business...
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OECD frames new rules to limit Corporate Tax...

12 more countries have signed, or committed to sign, the OECD’s multilateral convention on...
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Singapore Wealth Manager in ‘Eye of Storm’...

The e-mail leak has landed David Chong, founder chairman of Portcullis Trustnet in troubled...
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Singapore Press Holdings to raise $ 1 Billion...

The company will sell two focused properties to REIT, which will then raise about $ 540...
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Bad News for Tax Evaders as Europe steps up...

EU gets down to business to tackle tax evasion.
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Massachusetts reaches $ 9.6 million REIT...

Secretary of State William F. Galvin reaches settlements with firms over REIT sales.
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HMRC- A case of Systematic Failure

HMRC has rejected the committee's view that it is suffering from systemic failure.
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LPL Financial LLC, fined $ 9 million for E-mail...

The penalizing of LPL is seen as a warning to businesses to ensure their business does not...
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UBS Wealth Management Profits Rise to a new High

UBS Wealth Management delivered the highest levels of quarterly net new money since 2007,...
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The Vagaries of Investment Advisory Industry

Only an RIA(Registered Investment Advisors) is authorized to provide investment advice for a...
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Can the HR 1579, Inclusive Property Act,...

The H.R. 1579 will levy a small sales tax on the trading of derivatives, stocks, bonds and...
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Brazil’s Growing Trade Needs Better...

Brazil benefited from a high global demand for commodities, such as minerals and food...
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Wealth Management – A High Level form of...

It is very clear that wealth management or the role of a wealth manager has assumed maximum...
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All that Glitters is not Gold…

When gold prices delivered a return of nearly 650% between 2001 and 2011, people became more...
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