In London, centre of the global bullion market, vault space is running low and numerous companies are attempting to break into the market.
AES International operates in several jurisdictions around the world, providing financial planning, wealth management and private banking services to expatriates living and working in Europe, the Middle East and other international markets.
The business to be acquired includes clients who reside in Latin America, the Caribbean and Africa, as well as key private banking staff based primarily in Geneva, Switzerland and also includes a team in the Cayman Islands.
The French are coming. One of France's leading asset management houses, Carmignac Gestion, launches in Britain this spring.
Croydon Magistrates' Court confirmed 45-year-old Kevin Fowler, CEO of Platinum Wealth Management, was sentenced to a one year community order, with 200 hours of unpaid work, after the incident which reportedly left another man with a cut under his ey
TOP staff at Barclays cashed in around £30m worth of shares this week, the bank said yesterday, just weeks after it revealed that chief executive Bob Diamond took home pay, shares and benefits totalling £17m last year.