Mining billionaire family to give most of wealth to charity 26/09/2014
Anil Agarwal, the billionaire founder and chairman of UK-based Vedanta Resources announced that he and his family have agreed to give 75 percent of their wealth to charity.
Hong Kong family office gives record donation to top medical school 09/09/2014
Harvard University's school of public health has received a record $350 million donation from a Hong Kong Family Office to support students and aid research into global health threats.
Tilney Bestinvest launches charities division 08/09/2014
Tilney and Bestinvest, which merged last month, has launched its investment team behind its newly established charities division.
Sarasin & Partners recruits a brace of investment managers for charities team 23/07/2014
London-based Sarasin & Partners has appointed Alexander True and Edmund Salveson as investment managers within its charities team.
Arbuthnot Latham raises over £2,000 for charity in white collar boxing showdown 15/07/2014
On Thursday 10 July, Arbuthnot Latham, a private bank saw 18 of its finest bankers swap suits for boxing gloves in a bid to raise money for national literacy charity, Beanstalk.
UHNW charitable giving in the US sees slow recovery – research 27/06/2014
Over half (64 percent) of UHNW individuals in the US gave less than $10,000 to charitable causes in 2013, according to research from Spectrem Group.
EXCLUSIVE: Close Brothers Asset Management launches trustee leadership programme 19/06/2014
Close Brothers Asset Management (CBAM) has launched its first trustee training programme to encourage more young people to become trustees and to train them in the skills necessary to guide the strategic direction of a charity, the wealthnet can reveal.
J.P. Morgan hires from JOHIM for UK charities group hire 18/06/2014
J.P. Morgan Private Bank has appointed Edward Novis as an executive director and senior investor for its Endowments & Foundations Group in the UK.
Nedbank Private Wealth and Nedgroup Trust staff raise over £8,700 for charity 18/06/2014
Nedbank Private Wealth and Nedgroup Trust's (Nedbank Private Wealth’s trust division in Guernsey and Jersey) staff have raised over £8,700 for charity.
UBS launches philanthropy guide to mark 10 years of philanthropy advice 30/05/2014
Marking ten years of philanthropy advice, UBS has launched its philanthropy guide in the UK, the UBS Philanthropy Compass.