Rory Tapner leaves Coutts on a high note 26/02/2015 If an epitaph was needed for Rory Taper, whose departure as chief executive of Coutts was confirmed this morning by RBS, then perhaps this would be most apt: the private bank has just reported a handsome rise in pre-tax profits for 2014 of £250 million, up from £170 million in 2013.
Who is the new power behind the throne at Coutts? 26/02/2015 The future of Coutts, at least for the near-term will be very much in the hands of a top RBS executive, Donald Workman, the 2014 earnings announcements from the bank make clear this morning.
Arbuthnot Latham appoints to new commercial banking business 26/02/2015 Arbuthnot Latham, the private banking and wealth management arm of the Arbuthnot Banking Group, has appointed Rob Stapledon and Michele Coomber to its new commercial banking business specialising in and focussing on the media sector.
Jonathan Fry to launch multi-family office 24/02/2015 More than 30 years since the launch of his eponymous financial planning and investment management firm, Jonathan Fry has departed jonathanfry plc to focus on a new multi-family office.