Duncan Lawrie on building its business in Southwest England 17/07/2014 Demonstrating ability and a long term commitment to developing relationships lies behind Duncan Lawrie's latest venture in Bristol. Jeff Durant, regional director South West at Duncan Lawrie said the last 16 months in the region had proved successful. He told thewealthnet they were meeting the targets they had set themselves including building a staff of nine to serve the clients in the south west.
Tilney Bestinvest plans to double face to face advice post merger 24/06/2014 With the impending completion of the merger of Bestinvest and Tilney (See thewealthnet 28/05/2014), a major recruitment drive is underway to double the combined group's financial planning team in new and existing locations across the UK, with the first phase aiming to make 25 new hires in the next six months.
Syz & Co opens office in Dubai 23/06/2014 Swiss banking group Syz & Co is opening an office in Dubai. The new office will be aimed at a clientele of institutional and private investors in the Gulf Cooperation Council States (GCC), Saudi Arabia, Oman, Kuwait, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar.