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ASIC starts civil penalty proceeding against Westpac for poor financial advice

By: Christopher Copper-Ind | 15 Jun 2018

The Australian Securities and Investments Commissions (ASIC) has launched proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia against Westpac Banking Corporation in relation to alleged poor financial advice…

Dubai’s Abraaj files for liquidation in Cayman Islands

By: Christopher Copper-Ind | 15 Jun 2018

Abraaj, the largest private equity firm in the Middle East, filed for provisional liquidity yesterday in the Cayman Islands, requesting PwC to act as its liquiditors. In…

Swiss boutique unveils Luxembourg-based Vietnam fund

By: Adrien Paredes-Vanheule | 14 Jun 2018

Zurich-based asset manager Bellecapital Partners, part of financial group Bellecapital, has launched the Galileo Vietnam fund. As exclusively reported on International Investment’s sister title InvestmentEurope the new Ucits-compliant fund,…

Swiss boutiques announce merger

By: Adrien Paredes-Vanheule | 13 Jun 2018

Geneva-headquartered independent investment firms Bruellan and Semper have announced their merger to form a single entity, Bruellan. The company will have over CHF3.5bn (€3bn) in assets under…

Market volatility drives appetite for active investments among IFAs

By: Christopher Copper-Ind | 13 Jun 2018

The need to manage clients’ emotions in response to market events and the risks associated with them may be a challenge for financial advisers, but the way…

UK expats set for mortgage boost as rates drop: comment

By: Gary Robinson | 13 Jun 2018

The recent drops in expat mortgage interest rates combined with the effect of a weak housing market in the UK looks  set to give expat house buyers…

Dubai Investment Corporation posts profits of $6.7bn

By: Christopher Copper-Ind | 13 Jun 2018

Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD), earned a net profit of AED 24.6bn ($6.7bn) over the course of 2017, the company announced yesterday. The DIC’s 2017 net profit…

Comment: The three factors driving investors towards corporate hybrids

By: Julian Marks, Manager, Neuberger Berman Corporate Hybrid Bond Fund | 13 Jun 2018

The recent growth of the corporate hybrid market has been significant and is increasingly sparking the attention of both investors and issuers, writes Julian Marks. The non-financial…

Columbia Threadneedle hires four for new Infrastructure offering

By: Gary Robinson | 12 Jun 2018

Columbia Threadneedle Investments has started building an infrastructure investment capability for institutional and private clients in Europe. The company has hired Heiko Schupp to the newly created…

Standard Chartered applies for virtual banking licence in Hong Kong

By: Christopher Copper-Ind | 12 Jun 2018

Standard Chartered is to set up a digital banking operation in Hong Kong, seeking to take advantage of new rules by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority on…

Australian pensioners ‘reckless conservativism’ now in UK market: AJ Bell

By: Gary Robinson | 11 Jun 2018

A situation where retired people in Australia are overly worried about running out of money during retirement and are underspending as a result, is now fast becoming…

FECIF launches new European Pension Institute

By: Christopher Copper-Ind | 11 Jun 2018

FECIF, the pan-European trade association for Financial Advisers and Intermediaries, is pleased to announce the formation of the FECIF European Pension Institute (FEPI). FECIF has established the…

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