Funds & Fund Managers
Funds get Boohoo bounce as AA dents Woodford
Shares in online fashion retailer rally after 22% jump in first-half profits, buoying a number of high conviction fund manager backers.
Pound jumps on retail resurgence and Brexit hopes
Pound jumps more than 1% against a falling dollar as August UK retail sales beat forecasts and investors pin hopes on Brexit deal.
Sports Direct tumbles on court ruling over documents
Shares in Sports Direct dive after High Court judge rules retailer must hand over documents in probe into 2016 results.
Buxton's OMGI targets £200m for private equity trust
Richard Buxton's fund business is looking to raise £200 million for a private equity trust.
FTSE dips ahead of Trump and Juncker's trade talks
FTSE 100 falls into red as investors brace for crucial trade summit between Donald Trump and Jean-Claude Juncker.
Paul Mumford: case for UK equities in face of rate rises
With a rise in UK rates looking increasingly likely, Citywire AA rate Paul Mumford explains why equities still look attractive.
Chris St John in good shape for the Nigel Thomas challenge
With Nigel Thomas bringing the curtain down on a 40-year career, his successor certainly has big shoes to fill.
You're hired! The top 15 first half fund moves
Fund management saw more senior moves in the first half than a Tory cabinet
Openwork: we still have 'faith' in Neil Woodford
Openwork’s fund arm Omnis Investments is sticking with fund manager Neil Woodford despite a prolonged period of poor performance.
Mid-cap star Ashton Bradbury joins board of Nimmo trust
Former Citywire AAA-rated Old Mutual manager will take up non-executive role at Harry Nimmo's Standard Life UK Smaller Companies Trust next month.