Bordier & Cie launches 'ideas lab' 08:03 GMT Bordier & Cie has created Bordier FinLab SA to find innovative solutions via traditional & non- traditional investment funds, private equity and complex structured products.
Michael Morley - Have CV, will travel? 08:38 GMT If private banking had a George Cross or Croix la Guerre, then it definitely should be awarded to Michael Morley. Like some stalwart out of the siege of Ladysmith, Michael has defiantly held the fort at Coutts while the massed attacks of RBS bean-counters caused such devastation at 440 Strand.
Some real talent has been leaving in droves in the last year. Even the atrium Koi Carp were in a complete funk at one stage after being put on short rations of fish-food.
Happily, the siege has been broken by a brave Australian, Peter Flavel, who is departing from JP Morganís wealth business in Asia to head both Coutts and Adam & Co.
Sadly, Michael will be leaving the bank, as of May when he hands over to Peter, whom pals will recall built up the private banking business of Standard Chartered via a clever deal to buy the wealth side of American Express.
Investment demand for gold grows in 2015 11/02/2016 Global investment demand for gold grew by eight percent for the full year 2015, to 878t from 815t in 2014, according to the World Gold Councilís latest Gold Demand Trends report.