Close Brothers launch free financial planning surgery 21/11/2014 Close Brothers Asset Management (CBAM) is launching a free financial planning surgery in the South West as part of the Financial Planning Week. The initiative, which is run by the Institute of Financial Planning, will provide the general public one-to-one help with their finances.
BNY Mellon realigns Middle East & Africa leadership 21/11/2014 BNY Mellon has realigned its leadership team in the United Arab Emirates and wider Middle East & Africa region with the appointments of Tarek Sherlala as senior executive officer, Dubai branch, and Rajai Ayyash as regional executive for the Gulf region. Mr Sherlala succeeds Tarek Elrefai, who has retired following five years as senior executive officer, Dubai branch and head of client management for the Middle East & Africa region.
Liontrust records growth in half yearly report 11/11/2014 Liontrust Asset Management, an independent fund management group, has reported a year on year revenue growth of 17 percent following its half yearly report for the six months ended 30 September 2014. It also found its pre-tax adjusted profits had risen by a third (32 percent) to £5.1 million during the same period.
Private jet firm attributes sky high profits to growing UHNWI market 10/11/2014 Oxford-based AIM-listed aviation management and charter firm Hangar8 plc has seen gross profits rise by 25 percent to £10.3 million over the course of the financial year 2014. The firm has also recorded a 26 percent increase in total revenues, now standing at £65 million, and maiden dividends of 2.3p per share.