Funds & Fund Managers
Woodford Equity Income suspends dealing after spike in withdrawals
Dealing in Woodford Equity Income suspended with immediate effect, trapping £3.7 billion of investors' savings held in Neil Woodford's flagship fund.
Hargreaves clients vote with their feet on Woodford's Wealth 50 status
Customers of UK's biggest stock broker give short shrift to Woodford Equity Income's inclusion in fund buy list as they join exodus.
Why Jupiter bet £8bn on an unheralded equity manager
Last week’s news that Alexander Darwall is to hand over almost 20% of Jupiter's assets to a little-known manager is a real headturner.
'Angry' Mumford slams Quilter's 'predatory' Lighthouse deal
Citywire AA-rated Paul Mumford will oppose Quilter's £46 million deal to buy Lighthouse, saying it seriously undervalues the advice network.
‘Brexit star’ James Zimmerman quits Jupiter for second time
Rising star of Jupiter UK Smaller Companies returns to the US and is replaced by Matt Cable from M&G
IFA set to sell Jupiter European fund after Darwall exit
Yesterday Jupiter announced Citywire + rated Alexander Darwall will be stepping down from managing the £5.3 billion Jupiter European fund
Jupiter hires Columbia Threadneedle star to replace Darwall on £7.7bn fund duo
Columbia Threadneedle's Mark Nichols takes over multi-billion funds, allowing Darwall to concentrate on duties at Jupiter European Opportunities Trust
Janus Henderson veteran Stephen Peak to retire
Peak, who joined Henderson back in 1992, is retiring in a reshuffle on Janus Henderson's European equity desk.
FTSE buoyed by vote for Brexit delay as oil majors rally
FTSE 100 rises after MPs vote for Brexit delay, with Shell and BP among the risers as oil price continues to rise.
Aberdeen Standard partners with JP Morgan for income fund
Aberdeen Standard is to combine its long-running European equity income strategy with a defensive overlay provided by JP Morgan