WH Ireland wealth head quits over strategy direction
WH Ireland’s head of wealth management has left the firm over a difference of opinion regarding the strategic direction of the private wealth management division.
Aviva Investors ambitions revealed in Aberdeen Standard raid
Aviva Investors chief executive Euan Munro has demonstrated his ambitions for the business with a raid of the equities team at Aberdeen Standard Investments, the merged entity of his former employer Standard Life Investments (SLI).
Chris St John says new manager found
Nigel Thomas and Chris St John say they’ve selected a secondary manager as part of their succession planning on the Axa Framlington UK Select Opportunities fund, but the appointment is unlikely to have much impact on the fund’s recently downgraded rating.
Polar Capital announces Paris office as ‘Brexit shadow’ looms
Polar Capital has confirmed a raft of changes to the business, including the opening of a Paris location, as it looks to expand its European presence in light of Brexit uncertainties.
Schroders nabs ex-Tilney boss to head wealth management
Schroders has nabbed ex-Tilney boss Peter Hall to head up its wealth management business as Andrew Ross steps aside to focus on building out the asset manager’s family office offering.