London-based wealth manager opens Caribbean office 09/11/2015 London & Capital, an independently owned London wealth manager, has opened an office in Barbados. The firm has appointed Lisl Lewis as executive director for the new office, which it expects to be fully operational by the end of 2015.
Historic Swiss private bank placed in bankruptcy by regulator 26/10/2015 The Swiss regulator has initiated bankruptcy proceedings against Bank Hottinger & Cie Ltd. The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) said it had taken this step as the historic Swiss bank was “at risk of becoming overly indebted.”
Hedge fund management groups focus on W.H. Ireland 23/10/2015 W.H. Ireland, UK-based wealth management firm and corporate broker, may be a relatively small firm. But it has attracted the attention of Polygon Global Partners and Oceanwood Capital Partners, two hedge fund management firms.