UBS and Deutsche in asset management merger talks
Asset management giants UBS and Deutsche Bank are in talks about a possible merger, according to the Financial Times
Transact powers past £34bn despite 'unhelpful background noise'
Platform Transact recorded its assets have hit £34.4 billion in a trading update covering the three months between January and March
Overnight Markets: S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs on upbeat earnings
Shares of United Technologies added 2.3% to lead the Dow higher after the company reported earnings that beat analyst expectations.
Shell and BP lift FTSE to six-month high as Thomas Cook flies
Oil majors buoy FTSE 100 as crude hits 2019 high while 'small-cap' travel group Thomas Cook jumps on takeover reports.
Monzo plots 'Hargreaves for millennials' fund offering
According to The Times, Monzo is in talks with BlackRock, Fidelity and Vanguard about offering low-cost funds
Secret CEO: Is unsustainable ESG investing a hollow gesture?
Do people invest to meet an investment objective or do they invest to change the world for the better?