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Janus Henderson backs rivals despite FCA pressure
Janus Henderson fund manager David Smith has joined his peers in holding asset management firms despite mounting pressures ... BlackRock was reportedly betting against London-listed Jupiter as it believed Jupiter could be a potential casualty of the.

In the Papers - BP, AstraZeneca, Kosmos Energy, Ford
BP under fire over plan to drill near Amazon coral reefs: Protesters carrying inflatable sea creatures marched on BP’s London ... Asset Management said it had completed the acquisition of Quartermile 2 – situated on the site of the former Edinburgh.

British firms warned over new wave of pay revolts at AGMs - The Guardian
Royal London Asset Management , which manages £100bn of assets, intends to vote against any long-term bonus scheme which increases the potential maximum payout for company bosses. Ashley Hamilton Claxton, corporate governance manager at&nbsp.

Sports Direct chairman Keith Hellawell faces toppling by shareholders
Shareholder Ashley Hamilton Claxton, corporate governance manager at Royal London, said her firm would be voting ... be able to count on the support of long-term investors Phoenix Asset Management Partners, who hold a 3.7pc stake. Mike Ashley produces.

Loan market rejects find a home in high-yield - Financial Times
meaning they lack the protections lenders traditionally demanded to lend to riskier companies. “A company moving from the loans to bonds is usually a red flag these days,” said Azhar Hussain, head of global high yield at Royal London Asset Management.

No surprises on rate cut but 'aggressive' QE catches asset managers out
Edward Smith (pictured), asset allocation strategist at Rathbones ... that a further cut to close to zero was likely later in the year,’ he said. Royal London Asset Management economist Ian Kernohan agreed. ‘The MPC have always been reluctant to.

Can 'emboldened' Labour form a minority government? - Citywire.co.uk
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Royal London weighs non-advised drawdown launch - Citywire.co.uk
The provider has so far not joined other providers in offering non-advised clients a drawdown service under the pension freedoms rules. New Model Adviser® understands Royal London now plans to offer the service to clients that do not want to seek advice.

Funds, flows and fortunes under the Standard Life/Aberdeen powerhouse - Money Marketing
Earlier this month the two companies agreed a deal which is set to create a global asset management powerhouse controlling around £660bn assets . The combined group would rank 22nd among the world's largest fund groups by assets , according to a list&nbsp.

Smart Money Gets Saddled With Forlorn British Malls
Right now, there are about 2 billion pounds ($2.6 billion) of shopping centers owned by private-equity funds that would like to sell, said David Lockhart ... by Cerberus from Ireland’s National Asset Management Agency Investment Ltd. in 2014.

RLAM to close UK Ethical Equity fund - Investment Week
In a statement, RLAM said: "We can confirm the Royal London UK Ethical Equity fund will close on 31 August 2017. "We reviewed our offering in this space and decided to focus on the highly successful Sustainable Leaders fund instead, a similar.