The European Banking News Network http://eubankers.net/ Wed, 26 Sep 2018 16:21:37 BST part of MediaG8way Group http://eubankers.net/ http://eubankers.net/assets/images/logo.png The European Banking News Network KohanaPHP Jes Staley Stakes Barclays’s Future on Investment Banking News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65672/jes-staley-stakes-barclaysamprsquos-future-on-investment-banking But the CEO will have to persuade activist investors to come along for the ride. Wealth and Asset Management Newcastle event to inspire women into wealth management News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65670/newcastle-event-to-inspire-women-into-wealth-management Women in the North-East are being encouraged to get an insight into a career in wealth management. Wealth and Asset Management Brewin Dolphin opens Winchester wealth office News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65671/brewin-dolphin-opens-winchester-wealth-office The move comes amid a concerted regional push by Brewin. Wealth and Asset Management Wealth Management Awards winners announced News Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65695/wealth-management-awards-winners-announced The organisations recognised by the World Finance Wealth Management Awards 2018 have not only been able to do so, they’ve also helped the industry overcome a number of emerging challenges. Wealth and Asset Management Mattioli Woods asset portal to launch this year News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65631/mattioli-woods-asset-portal-to-launch-this-year The firm has said it was looking to acquire businesses from different markets to complement its existing services with a specific focus on discretionary investments. Wealth and Asset Management AFH snaps up welsh client portfolios News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65643/afh-snaps-up-welsh-client-portfolios The listed company has completed the deal with the joint special administrators of Beaufort Asset Clearing Services and the joint administrators of Beaufort Securities. Wealth and Asset Management Close Brothers Asset Management reports profit, income and assets increase News Team Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65637/close-brothers-asset-management-reports-profit-income-and-assets-increase The group presents its results on both a statutory and adjusted basis. Wealth and Asset Management Global fiduciary and administration firm acquires third party management company News Team Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65646/global-fiduciary-and-administration-firm-acquires-third-party-management-company A licensed and regulated fund management company providing comprehensive services in the alternative asset space. Wealth and Asset Management City veterans plan ‘merchant bank for mega-rich millennials’ News Team Monday, September 24, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65599/city-veterans-plan-amplsquomerchant-bank-for-mega-rich-millennialsamprsquo Ex-UBS and Lazard banker Ken Costa and Jonnie Goodwin join forces Wealth and Asset Management Wealth management giant strikes 14th deal News Aggregation Team Monday, September 24, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65610/wealth-management-giant-strikes-14th-deal The maximum purchase price is £1.6m. Wealth and Asset Management Newton hires Polar Capital manager for £8bn income fund News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65657/newton-hires-polar-capital-manager-for-amppound8bn-income-fund The Newton Global Income fund is one of the firm’s flagship global strategies and its focus on sustainable dividends has given the strategy notable resilience in difficult market conditions. Executive Moves UBS Splits Top Investment Bank Job After Orcel's Departure News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65658/ubs-splits-top-investment-bank-job-after-orcelamp039s-departure Robert Karofsky, global head of equities, will oversee trading. Executive Moves Unigestion adds two to cross-asset solutions team News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65668/unigestion-adds-two-to-cross-asset-solutions-team Seager joined Unigestion from EQ Investors, where he focused on asset allocation and quantitative analysis. Executive Moves QMA appoints head of UK consultant relationships News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65669/qma-appoints-head-of-uk-consultant-relationships Juntunen is the newest member of a team being built by Adam Broder, head of global distribution for the company Executive Moves Aegon's platform development chief quits News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65680/aegonamp039s-platform-development-chief-quits Aegon platform users have been hit with extensive problems since the start of May Executive Moves Guernsey Finance seeking new London Representative to build on positive steps News Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65679/guernsey-finance-seeking-new-london-representative-to-build-on-positive-steps The successful applicant would have a remit to further promote awareness of Guernsey’s finance offering, educate about Guernsey’s financial services, and connect London professionals with Guernsey practitioners. Executive Moves UBS Splits Top Investment Bank Job After Orcel's Departure News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65700/ubs-splits-top-investment-bank-job-after-orcelamp039s-departure UBS Chairman Axel Weber, speaking on Bloomberg Television, said that Orcel did a “great” job as head of the investment bank and that the bank retains a very strong bench of executives. Executive Moves Five new hires for Yorkshire wing of Grant Thornton News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65704/five-new-hires-for-yorkshire-wing-of-grant-thornton e most recent five appointments take the team's size to 35 across locations in Leeds and Sheffield. Executive Moves BNP Paribas is strengthening its London investment banking team News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65623/bnp-paribas-is-strengthening-its-london-investment-banking-team BNP's hires come as the French bank struggles to stick to its 2017-2020 business development plan. Executive Moves Deka Group names new head of wealth management News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65628/deka-group-names-new-head-of-wealth-management Degenhardt was most recently in charge of the product and market management division at the firm. Executive Moves Mercer slams competition watchdog for data errors in pension fund industry investigation News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65664/mercer-slams-competition-watchdog-for-data-errors-in-pension-fund-industry-investigation The letter goes on to say the issues were brought to the attention of the case team, who replied by saying they would not make the requested changes. Legal, Regulation & Compliance How Swiftly Should a Hedge Fund Respond to a Whistle-Blower? News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65667/how-swiftly-should-a-hedge-fund-respond-to-a-whistle-blower Investors have every reason to question GAM’s eight-month delay. Legal, Regulation & Compliance Carey Olsen acts for successful appellants in important 'forum non conveniens' BVI Court of Appeal decision News Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65674/carey-olsen-acts-for-successful-appellants-in-important-amp039forum-non-conveniensamp039-bvi-court-of-appeal-decision Carey Olsen has one of the largest dispute resolution and insolvency practices in the offshore legal field led by 17 partners across nine international offices. Legal, Regulation & Compliance Chelsea FC owner ‘a threat to public security’ in Switzerland News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65677/chelsea-fc-owner-amplsquoa-threat-to-public-securityamprsquo-in-switzerland Damning police report into Abramovich’s attempt to secure Swiss residency made public Legal, Regulation & Compliance Not dealing with unexplained wealth orders can have consequences News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65683/not-dealing-with-unexplained-wealth-orders-can-have-consequences Whereas, previously, law enforcement had to prove in court that an asset was purchased with laundered funds, unexplained wealth orders shift the burden of proof to the property’s owner. Legal, Regulation & Compliance Hargreaves Lansdown broke Mifid rule News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65681/hargreaves-lansdown-broke-mifid-rule A spokesman for the company stated in accordance with Mifid II it had written to, and emailed, clients affected by this rule. Legal, Regulation & Compliance Russian banks to be able to block suspicious money transfers News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65688/russian-banks-to-be-able-to-block-suspicious-money-transfers The signs of unauthorized transfers should be defined by Russia’s Central Bank. Legal, Regulation & Compliance Ex-Deutsche Bank Trader Pleads Not Guilty to Spoofing News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65689/ex-deutsche-bank-trader-pleads-not-guilty-to-spoofing Chanu is seeking to be released on bond to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, where he currently works at a trading company, his lawyer said. Legal, Regulation & Compliance Blenheim Capital Group founder told to pay wife or face jail News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65691/blenheim-capital-group-founder-told-to-pay-wife-or-face-jail A judge had approved the agreement and ordered Mr Rogan to pay. Legal, Regulation & Compliance European countries have been 'oblivious' in fighting money laundering, says Latvian minister News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65693/european-countries-have-been-amp039obliviousamp039-in-fighting-money-laundering-says-latvian-minister The Latvian ABLV, the Danish Danske Bank and the Dutch ING have all recently been involved in scandals over money laundering and financial crime. Legal, Regulation & Compliance Avaloq named Overall Winner in FinTech Rankings News Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65673/avaloq-named-overall-winner-in-fintech-rankings Now in its 4th year, the IDC FinTech Rankings Real Results Awards recognizes IT providers that have enabled a genuine, measurable, and future-enabling change at a client financial institution in the worldwide financial services industry. FinTech ERI featured in the IDC FinTech Rankings Top 100 News Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65675/eri-featured-in-the-idc-fintech-rankings-top-100 The IDC Fintech Rankings, now in its 15th year, is the global industry standard register of financial services tech providers. FinTech Newton replaces legacy platform News Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65682/newton-replaces-legacy-platform “Newton’s selection of Eagle Accounting, following an extensive evaluation process, is testament to the quality of our investment accounting capabilities as well as that of our team,” said Mal Cullen, CEO for Eagle. FinTech Quorum 15, Greenwich Launch Q15 Digital News Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65686/quorum-15-greenwich-launch-q15-digital Quorum 15 was established in 2008 to encourage dialogue between buy- and sell-side institutions and build consensus around the key issues impacting the trading of equities, fixed income and FX. FinTech Robo firm to recruit advisers ahead of pension move News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65687/robo-firm-to-recruit-advisers-ahead-of-pension-move We will have pensions expertise in-house FinTech Swiss firm announces major jobs boost in Edinburgh News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65699/swiss-firm-announces-major-jobs-boost-in-edinburgh With more than 2,000 staff spread across Europe, Asia and Australia, Avaloq serves a mixture of banking and wealth clients in the UK, including such big names as Barclays, Smith & Williamson and Coutts. FinTech Over 10m Brits think they are virtually cashless News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65703/over-10m-brits-think-they-are-virtually-cashless The last decade has seen a huge shift away from cash payments FinTech Transforming The Client-Advisor Experience: The Holistic Approach News Team Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65642/transforming-the-client-advisor-experience-the-holistic-approach Implementing a robust, enterprise level Client Lifecycle Management solution is the game changer. FinTech Fintech pair aim to disrupt industry with investments for millennials News Aggregation Team Monday, September 24, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65596/fintech-pair-aim-to-disrupt-industry-with-investments-for-millennials New funds from Revolut and Plum will appeal to smartphone generation FinTech Russian Banks Would Be Willing To Work With Cryptocurrencies News Aggregation Team Monday, September 24, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65608/russian-banks-would-be-willing-to-work-with-cryptocurrencies The discussion revolved around the regulatory issue as the main problem and was moderated by Luc Frieden, ex-Minister of Justice and Minister of Finance of Luxembourg. FinTech US activist Trian seeks new target after raising £270m News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65659/us-activist-trian-seeks-new-target-after-raising-amppound270m Trian does not invest in a diverse portfolio like a conventional fund. Alternative Investments Toscafund buys stake in digital asset manager News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65661/toscafund-buys-stake-in-digital-asset-manager Toscafund has led a €33m investment round in Liqid Investments Alternative Investments Leading Fund Managers Are Launching New Investment Funds: Time to Jump In? News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65662/leading-fund-managers-are-launching-new-investment-funds-time-to-jump-in Some enterprising fund managers are looking to SMEs for accelerated growth, that could mean higher than average returns for their investors. Alternative Investments Link Fund Solutions receives FCA approval for LGPS fund News Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65694/link-fund-solutions-receives-fca-approval-for-lgps-fund This is a major milestone in the project to provide the ACCESS pool Alternative Investments Mobius raises £100m for trust but falls short of target News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65698/mobius-raises-amppound100m-for-trust-but-falls-short-of-target The trust's successful launch represents Mobius' return to fund management after a brief hiatus following the 82-year-old's departure from Franklin Templeton earlier this year after more than 30 years with the group. Alternative Investments Abraaj’s fund management rights to be transferred to investors News Aggregation Team Monday, September 24, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65600/abraajamprsquos-fund-management-rights-to-be-transferred-to-investors Liquidators’ move signals end for buyout group’s stewardship over EM funds Alternative Investments Investors ignore human rights at their peril News Aggregation Team Monday, September 24, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65595/investors-ignore-human-rights-at-their-peril From land grabs to illegal labour, civil liberties issues should matter to investors Alternative Investments The tea tycoon who was 'the world's best loser' News Aggregation Team Monday, September 24, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65597/the-tea-tycoon-who-was-amp039the-worldamp039s-best-loseramp039 As a publicity stunt it was already a success - but Tommy Lipton had another surprise up his sleeve. Alternative Investments Impact investing crosses generation gap News Aggregation Team Monday, September 24, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65598/impact-investing-crosses-generation-gap Socially responsible investment can be a way of bringing the generations together Alternative Investments Infrastructure funds make bold bet as investor demand runs on News Aggregation Team Monday, September 24, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65601/infrastructure-funds-make-bold-bet-as-investor-demand-runs-on Two new products are aiming to raise a combined $40bn from yield-hungry institutions Alternative Investments Rothschild resigns as financial advisor to FFG, media report says News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65656/rothschild-resigns-as-financial-advisor-to-ffg-media-report-says The company has also employed Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) to conduct a forensic review in the financial statements of its Asian subsidiaries. Investment Banking The possibility of merging Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank wins backing News Aggregation Team Monday, September 24, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65603/the-possibility-of-merging-deutsche-bank-and-commerzbank-wins-backing Germany is eyeing a domestic solution to prepare for the next slowdown -- and ensure its vast companies stay afloat -- as the European Union drags its feet on the banking and capital markets union many bank CEOs and regulators say the continent needs to k Investment Banking Deutsche Bank seeks earnings boost from push into German heartland News Aggregation Team Thursday, September 20, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65529/deutsche-bank-seeks-earnings-boost-from-push-into-german-heartland Lender targets bigger market share among Mittelstand but faces fierce competition Investment Banking Deutsche Bank Confirms Shift of Assets From London Amid 'Unclear' Brexit Impact News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 18, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65481/deutsche-bank-confirms-shift-of-assets-from-london-amid-amp039unclearamp039-brexit-impact Deutsche Bank said Monday that it has been transitioning its business away from London Investment Banking Is the Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc share price ever going to recover? News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 18, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65490/is-the-royal-bank-of-scotland-group-plc-share-price-ever-going-to-recover The bank is also still part-owned by the government, and this situation could continue over the medium term. Investment Banking Barclays retains top spot in investment complaints data News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 12, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65325/barclays-retains-top-spot-in-investment-complaints-data The bank was well ahead of second-placed Santander UK, which received 161 complaints, and third-placed Lloyds Bank which had 159 complaints. Investment Banking Goldman partner left after making ethics complaint News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 12, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65330/goldman-partner-left-after-making-ethics-complaint Bank says claims were ‘thoroughly investigated’ and required no additional action Investment Banking Bankers see a growing industry shift to smallsats News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 11, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65282/bankers-see-a-growing-industry-shift-to-smallsats Much of that interest in smallsats is driven by projections of tens of thousands of small satellites proposed for launch in the next decade for LEO communications constellations. Investment Banking JPMorgan and Citi say just hundreds of jobs will leave London due to Brexit — not thousands News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 11, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65316/jpmorgan-and-citi-say-just-hundreds-of-jobs-will-leave-london-due-to-brexit-ampmdash-not-thousands Executives from JPMorgan, Citi, and Barclays Ireland gave evidence to UK MPs on Tuesday about the impact of Brexit on their industry. Investment Banking Deutsche Bank struggles with rising funding costs News Aggregation Team Monday, September 10, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65264/deutsche-bank-struggles-with-rising-funding-costs Reducing expense of issuing debt becomes top priority for lender Investment Banking Engagement: a fund manager's secret weapon News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65660/engagement-a-fund-manageramp039s-secret-weapon Some lobby company managers on environmental, social and governance issues. Comment, Analysis & Research 1.3m more people taking financial advice in 2018: FCA News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65663/13m-more-people-taking-financial-advice-in-2018-fca Although one in ten adults are now taking regular advice, 91%, or 46.5 million people, have not had regulated financial advice in the last 12 months. Comment, Analysis & Research Global Financial Stability Report - IMF News Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65676/global-financial-stability-report-imf The April 2018 Global Financial Stability Report (GFSR) finds that short-term risks to financial stability have increased somewhat since the previous GFSR. Comment, Analysis & Research Deutsche Bank had internal talks about a merger with Swiss giant UBS News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65678/deutsche-bank-had-internal-talks-about-a-merger-with-swiss-giant-ubs The discussions were part of a meeting in which the bank's supervisory board also discussed a long-vaunted merger with Commerzbank, Germany's second-biggest bank and one of Deutsche Bank's key domestic rivals. Comment, Analysis & Research Nuveen outlines financial link between climate and asset classes News Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65684/nuveen-outlines-financial-link-between-climate-and-asset-classes Climate change represents a defining issue for the investor community. Comment, Analysis & Research Objectway rises in top 100 list of global providers of financial technology News Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65690/objectway-rises-in-top-100-list-of-global-providers-of-financial-technology The annual IDC FinTech Rankings has become an important measure of the direction of technology in the industry and the emergence of innovative solutions from new players. Comment, Analysis & Research Fund firms make shameful progress on diversity News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65626/fund-firms-make-shameful-progress-on-diversity Nearly two thirds of investment industry leaders privately educated Comment, Analysis & Research Family businesses outshine rivals, sustainable investing bullish News Team Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65636/family-businesses-outshine-rivals-sustainable-investing-bullish Almost two-fifths of family offices are now engaged in sustainable investing Comment, Analysis & Research Brexit - Not Looking Forward to Halloween by Gary Dugan News Team Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65634/brexit-not-looking-forward-to-halloween-by-gary-dugan Government falls - fresh election; but, opinion polls show the two main parties running kneck and kneck. Comment, Analysis & Research Assets under Management in Europe rose to EUR25trillion in 2017, says EFAMA News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65648/assets-under-management-in-europe-rose-to-eur25trillion-in-2017-says-efama Asset managers typically receive mandates from institutional clients, whereas retail investors are generally offered investment funds. Comment, Analysis & Research EU tax haven blacklist blocks just 1% of financial secrecy services threatening EU economies News Team Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65639/eu-tax-haven-blacklist-blocks-just-1-of-financial-secrecy-services-threatening-eu-economies On average, EU member states have put in place treaties that give their tax authorities power to retrieve some information in respect of 82 per cent of the financial secrecy services facing their countries, according to the Tax Justice Network’s res Tax Clock ticking on offshore income declarations in UK News Aggregation Team Friday, September 21, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65587/clock-ticking-on-offshore-income-declarations-in-uk HMRC has been issuing large numbers of warning letters both to taxpayers and their advisors Tax Gibraltar talks edging toward October deal News Aggregation Team Friday, September 21, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65588/gibraltar-talks-edging-toward-october-deal Spain mulling tax breaks for financial services crossing the border Tax Senior Tax Manager named in Top 35 under 35 ranking News Team Thursday, September 20, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65534/senior-tax-manager-named-in-top-35-under-35-ranking She is an active member of STEP, and has achieved the STEP Diploma, CTA and ATT qualifications. Tax Three areas UK taxman is ramping up IHT probes News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 19, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65514/three-areas-uk-taxman-is-ramping-up-iht-probes HMRC is treating inheritance tax as an increasingly lucrative source of income Tax Grant Thornton calls for independent public body to appoint auditors News Aggregation Team Monday, September 17, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65449/grant-thornton-calls-for-independent-public-body-to-appoint-auditors With Grant Thornton no longer vying for contracts amid the 100 companies listed on the London Stock Exchange with the highest market capitalisation, the gang of four seem set to further increase that share. Tax Ireland’s Corporation Tax Roadmap News Aggregation Team Sunday, September 16, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65436/irelandamprsquos-corporation-tax-roadmap The Roadmap also confirms the expected timelines for the implementation of these changes. Tax HMRC tax yield from civil fraud investigations up 13% News Aggregation Team Thursday, September 13, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65364/hmrc-tax-yield-from-civil-fraud-investigations-up-13 The amount of extra tax collected by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) following investigations by its specialist fraud team increased by £300 million last year, primarily driven by an increase in civil investigations. Tax OECD and Norway agree new partnership to help developing countries address taxation challenges News Team Wednesday, September 12, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65333/oecd-and-norway-agree-new-partnership-to-help-developing-countries-address-taxation-challenges Speaking at a Norwegian Agency for Development Co-operation (NORAD) Policy Forum, Mr. Saint-Amans said, "I am delighted we are stepping up our partnership with Norway." Tax Revealed: The leading tax advisers of 2018 News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 11, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65312/revealed-the-leading-tax-advisers-of-2018 Our list of top ten accountants features advisers from the Big Four Tax Green Mortgages on Tap From Banks Funding Climate Investment News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65649/green-mortgages-on-tap-from-banks-funding-climate-investment During the tests, banks will consider offering discounted green mortgages to customers willing to spend extra on upgrading properties Retail Banking A New CEO Plans Big Cuts to Mend Deutsche Bank News Aggregation Team Thursday, September 20, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65558/a-new-ceo-plans-big-cuts-to-mend-deutsche-bank Christian Sewing knows how to bring down expenses, but some say he lacks a grand vision. Retail Banking Romanian state bank aims to buy private bank’s retail license News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 18, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65465/romanian-state-bank-aims-to-buy-private-bankamprsquos-retail-license By acquiring the Banca Romaneasca license, Eximbank would be able to start drawing deposits and to also finance individual clients. Retail Banking Aareal Bank Reaches Deal On Acquisition Of D?sseldorfer Hypothekenbank News Team Tuesday, September 11, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65308/aareal-bank-reaches-deal-on-acquisition-of-dsseldorfer-hypothekenbank D?sseldorfer Hypothekenbank AG has undergone an orderly run-down process since 2015 Retail Banking Intesa Sanpaolo Deal Has Intrum Fielding Talks With Other Banks News Aggregation Team Monday, September 10, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65299/intesa-sanpaolo-deal-has-intrum-fielding-talks-with-other-banks The Intesa transaction got a lot of attention because it allowed the Italian bank to sell big volumes of non-performing loans Retail Banking Slovenia's Abanka sees strong rise in non-cons net profit in H1 News Aggregation Team Friday, September 07, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65231/sloveniaamp039s-abanka-sees-strong-rise-in-non-cons-net-profit-in-h1 In 2013 the Slovenian government had to step in and recapitalise Abanka with 348 million euro Retail Banking British challenger bank hits $2.3bn valuation News Aggregation Team Thursday, September 06, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65191/british-challenger-bank-hits-23bn-valuation “Having the support of such a renowned group of international investors is testament to the strength of the platform’s proposition to lenders globally,” Khosla added. Retail Banking Flying Banker clocks up 11,000 flights over three decades News Aggregation Team Thursday, August 30, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/64982/flying-banker-clocks-up-11000-flights-over-three-decades Every Monday the bank worker heads from her base on the capital Kirkwall to Longhope on the island of Hoy by ferry. Retail Banking Manchester BS writes £1.6m loss after legal case News Aggregation Team Thursday, August 30, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/64991/manchester-bs-writes-amppound16m-loss-after-legal-case Later in the month Manchester BS was granted leave to appeal the decision, Retail Banking Profit before tax soars 33pc at Permanent TSB News Aggregation Team Wednesday, August 29, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/64957/profit-before-tax-soars-33pc-at-permanent-tsb 2018 Half Year Results for the Six Months Ended 30 June 2018 Retail Banking Best and worst performing master trusts revealed News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 26, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65696/best-and-worst-performing-master-trusts-revealed The analysis, which used data up to 31 March 2018, showed master trusts overall saw relatively low returns in the past year, with the median performer delivering just 1.5 per cent. Pensions AES pension transfer unit to cut ties with overseas IFAs News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65651/aes-pension-transfer-unit-to-cut-ties-with-overseas-ifas Offshore advisers to be dealt with on an introducer-only basis Pensions Regulator wants chief with 'thick skin' News Aggregation Team Friday, September 21, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65589/regulator-wants-chief-with-amp039thick-skinamp039 The regulator is also searching for an accomplished communicator and someone who is "collegiate". Pensions Consolidators to pay special levy for pensions lifeboat News Aggregation Team Thursday, September 20, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65551/consolidators-to-pay-special-levy-for-pensions-lifeboat The lifeboat will also ask consolidators to implement asset stresses and an end of year recalculation mechanism Pensions Pension transfer advisers oblivious to new rules News Aggregation Team Thursday, September 20, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65554/pension-transfer-advisers-oblivious-to-new-rules There is no excuse for pension transfer specialists not having kept up-to-date Pensions 20 providers meet over pension dashboard next steps News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 19, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65516/20-providers-meet-over-pension-dashboard-next-steps The move followed speculation that the government would drop the project entirely. Pensions Fred the Shred in line for a £17m pension News Aggregation Team Monday, September 17, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65432/fred-the-shred-in-line-for-a-amppound17m-pension Ordinary people are still paying, the bankers walked away with these handsome bonuses and pensions. Pensions Management bust-up increases pressure on Pension SuperFund News Aggregation Team Monday, September 17, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65444/management-bust-up-increases-pressure-on-pension-superfund Consolidator looks to rebound from loss of top executives and backer Pensions Why clients should avoid relying on property to fund retirement News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 12, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65355/why-clients-should-avoid-relying-on-property-to-fund-retirement Consider why clients are relying on property to fund their retirement. Pensions Greece says fiscal success means pension cuts, tax hikes not needed News Aggregation Team Monday, September 10, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65248/greece-says-fiscal-success-means-pension-cuts-tax-hikes-not-needed Greece will not return to bailouts again Pensions Cyprus positions itself to attract investment as Brexit looms News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 19, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65513/cyprus-positions-itself-to-attract-investment-as-brexit-looms Cyprus can also offer mutually beneficial support to the British investment fund sector post-Brexit. Brexit Axa IM makes raft of ESG hires News Aggregation Team Tuesday, September 18, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65488/axa-im-makes-raft-of-esg-hires As part of the initiative, the group has created a central responsible investment team, which focuses on thematic research, corporate governance, shareholders engagement and developing quantitative solutions. Brexit Post-Brexit UK investment bank would require up to £10bn News Aggregation Team Friday, September 14, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65401/post-brexit-uk-investment-bank-would-require-up-to-amppound10bn The challenge in this would be scale. The impact on the EIB’s balance sheet without the UK’s capital would be something that would have to be worked out. Brexit Govt guarantees overseas pension transfers after Brexit News Aggregation Team Friday, September 14, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65410/govt-guarantees-overseas-pension-transfers-after-brexit After Brexit, he said, "whether they are a UK citizen or a non-UK EU citizen, they will continue to be able to transfer their pensions to overseas pension schemes. Brexit Brexit no-deal to hit UK asset managers hard News Team Thursday, September 13, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65375/brexit-no-deal-to-hit-uk-asset-managers-hard The UKs increasing status in global asset management has seen assets under management (AUM) from overseas clients increase by almost a fifth to £3.1trn, according to figures published by IA. Brexit Brexit is driving compensation at asset managers in Germany News Aggregation Team Wednesday, September 12, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/65322/brexit-is-driving-compensation-at-asset-managers-in-germany British institutions as well as many fund managers from the US and Asia, who have chosen London as their European hub and may soon lose easy access to the EU market, are affected, according to the study. Brexit States of Guernsey seeks business views on Brexit News Aggregation Team Wednesday, August 29, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/64950/states-of-guernsey-seeks-business-views-on-brexit Kingdom’s exit from the European Union (“Brexit”) Brexit Chancellor reiterates warnings on no-deal economic impact News Aggregation Team Friday, August 24, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/64865/chancellor-reiterates-warnings-on-no-deal-economic-impact The Chancellor of the Exchequer has reiterated his warnings that Britain leaving the European Union without a deal would damage the economy. In a letter to the Treasury select committee, Philip Hammond said the British economy would be between 5 and 10 p Brexit Adviser trade body warns over Brexit talks News Aggregation Team Thursday, August 23, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/64838/adviser-trade-body-warns-over-brexit-talks Mr Barrass said even if the government's proposals became reality, advisers and their clients appeared unlikely to be included. Brexit Risk of a no-deal Brexit matters for European bank bonds News Aggregation Team Wednesday, August 22, 2018 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/64790/risk-of-a-no-deal-brexit-matters-for-european-bank-bonds Fund managers worry that paper sold under English law may not comply with EU rules Brexit