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Trio of success for Miton as three funds each hit £50m AUM

The CF Miton UK Smaller Companies Fund, CF Miton UK Value Opportunities Fund and CF Miton US Opportunities Fund have all surpassed £50m in assets under management (AUM). The CF Miton UK Smaller Companies Fund, launched on 14 December 2012, has returned 67.5% since inception, compared with the sector average of 43.7%, and is ranked […]

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Double-digit annual profit growth expected in Japan

Comment from Ernst Glanzmann, manager of the JB Japan Stock Fund, Swiss & Global Asset Management Chain reaction triggered by central bank boosts corporate profits Profit momentum not fully priced into the equity market Internet industry benefiting from economic growth We expect double-digit annual profit growth for Japanese equities in 2014 and 2015, and this […]

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Systemic Market and Political Risks Are Biggest Concerns for 2014, BNY Mellon Investor Relations Survey Finds

Expanding shareholder bases internationally is a top priority for global companies; Social media used by only 27% of firms to engage investors Systemic market and political risk, followed by the uncertainty of new financial regulation, are the top issues named by companies as impacting global market confidence, according to the latest annual investor relations (IR) […]

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Stonehaven cuts mortgage interest rates

Stonehaven, the lifetime mortgage specialist, has cut the interest rate for new lifetime mortgages on the full range of its popular Interest Select products. Interest Select products allow borrowers to pay off interest each month, thereby preserving their property’s capital, and were first introduced by Stonehaven in 2006. The products are now among the most […]

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Greater London, South East and East Midlands top the property market

Average Asking price in Great Britain reaches £246,781, 6.13% higher than 12 months ago Highest asking prices in East Midlands since 2009 Lowest asking prices in Scotland since 2009 Properties in Greater London increased by £52,535 in 2013 House prices in Great Britain increased by 1.26% in the last quarter of 2013 to an average of […]

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Asoka Wöhrmann, Co-CIO DeutscheAWM, on Emerging Markets

Asoka Wöhrmann, Co-CIO Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management, on Emerging Markets There are three main causes for very unsettled international financial markets at present: the US Federal Reserve’s withdrawing from its over-expansive tapering policy, weaker than expected economic data out of China, as well as individual reports from Argentina, Venezuela, the Ukraine and Turkey. Reactions […]

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Japanese opportunity abounds while China flounders – PSigma

Jing Sun, manager of the PSigma Global Equity Fund, explains his predictions that investment opportunities are most attract in Japanese market, while China’s production slows. “We believe China is likely to experience slower GDP growth in the next few years. China’s President, Mr. Xi, has moved swiftly to consolidate his hold on power and is […]

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Specialist sciences group raising money for international expansion

nRai, a US nano sciences company, has moved to the UK and is seeking to raise capital to fund global expansion opportunities. The company has assembled some of the leading laboratories, scientists and business people involved in new materials analysis and safety evaluation, a multi-billion pound industry fuelled by the commercialisation of nano technologies. The proceeds […]

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St. James’s Place Academy to open in Manchester

St. James’s Place Wealth Management is expanding its Academy programme to Manchester in order to attract candidates from the North of England and Scotland. The first intake will begin in June 2014, with the interviews for candidates starting this month. St James’s Place Academy offers professionals, with no previous experience in financial advice and from […]

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Years of small/microcap outperformance ahead, says Gervais Williams

“We are at the early stages of a multi-year period of small/microcap outperformance”, says Gervais Williams, manager of the CF Miton UK Smaller Companies Fund. Last year was clearly a good year for smaller companies but leads many to question if the best of their performance has now been seen. In spite of sizable gains […]

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