Managers of Wealth - Europe http://eubankers.net/ Sun, 05 Jul 2020 09:32:28 BST part of MediaG8way Group http://eubankers.net/ http://eubankers.net/assets/images/logo.png Managers of Wealth - Europe KohanaPHP Asset Management Europe - Rothschild & Co News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82197/asset-management-europe-rothschild-ampamp-co Monetary policies have also played a major role in the improvement of investors’ sentiment as swift Wealth and Asset Management Consolidator to launch adviser academy in 2021 News Aggregation Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82216/consolidator-to-launch-adviser-academy-in-2021 Once it is fully functioning Mr Inglesfield said the consolidator planned to place 50 trainees with the academy each year, who would then graduate to replace retiring advisers and support the company's plans for organic growth outside of acquisitions Wealth and Asset Management Brown Shipley sells employee benefits arm News Aggregation Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82222/brown-shipley-sells-employee-benefits-arm The private bank has disposed of the employee benefits division of NW Brown, the £1bn Cambridge-based wealth manager it acquired last year. Wealth and Asset Management Queens bank Coutts joins Bounce Back Loan Scheme to help those affected by Covid-19 News Aggregation Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82164/queens-bank-coutts-joins-bounce-back-loan-scheme-to-help-those-affected-by-covid-19 The Bank continues to review applications from a wide range of lender types Wealth and Asset Management JTC Wins Mandate for New Brooks MacDonald International Funds Business News Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82175/jtc-wins-mandate-for-new-brooks-macdonald-international-funds-business The acquisition is expected to complete later this year, subject to regulatory approval, and represents a high-quality investment offering for an affluent and high net worth client base, with Funds Under Management of £1bn (May 2020). Wealth and Asset Management The price of everything, the value of nothing by Rathbones News Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82179/the-price-of-everything-the-value-of-nothing-by-rathbones Sparring with travel providers over COVID kerfuffles brings home the importance of customer service for head of multi-asset investments David Coombs. For him, it’s worth paying for. Wealth and Asset Management EFG International concludes share buyback programme News Team Wednesday, July 01, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82122/efg-international-concludes-share-buyback-programme The total of repurchased shares reflects EFG’s cautious approach of capital preservation as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and follows the regulator’s recommendations. Wealth and Asset Management Schroders’ Group CEO and senior leaders named in LGBT Great’s Global Top 100 Executive Allies News Team Wednesday, July 01, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82123/schrodersamprsquo-group-ceo-and-senior-leaders-named-in-lgbt-greatamprsquos-global-top-100-executive-allies Schroders’ inclusion is a tribute to all our efforts promoting inclusivity within the organisation, as well as our determination to become an employer of choice within the industry for LGBTQ+ individuals. Wealth and Asset Management Consolidator gains £70m Aum in tenth acquisition News Aggregation Team Wednesday, July 01, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82125/consolidator-gains-amppound70m-aum-in-tenth-acquisition Two weeks ago the company revealed it had purchased Stevenage-based financial planning firm Richmond House Wealth Management in a deal which added £250m in assets under management and eight advisers to the business. Wealth and Asset Management JTC Completes Acquisition of Sanne Private Client Business News Team Wednesday, July 01, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82140/jtc-completes-acquisition-of-sanne-private-client-business The deal forms part of JTC’s ongoing growth strategy, with the company continuing to see opportunities for organic and inorganic growth across both its Institutional and Private Client Services divisions. Wealth and Asset Management Investec raids S&W's Belfast office for four senior investment hires News Aggregation Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82214/investec-raids-sampampwamp039s-belfast-office-for-four-senior-investment-hires All four investment directors moved from Smith & Williamson subsidiary Cunningham Coates in recent weeks, bringing a combined 65 years of investment experience to their new roles. Executive Moves Advisory Firm Avonhurst Boosts Practice With Two High Profile Appointments News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82215/advisory-firm-avonhurst-boosts-practice-with-two-high-profile-appointments Innovative firm Avonhurst joined by former Allen & Overy restructuring partner Carolyn Conner and former Jones Day partner Raymond McKeeve Executive Moves Thrings continues private wealth recruitment drive with senior appointment News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82217/thrings-continues-private-wealth-recruitment-drive-with-senior-appointment The appointment follows those of family law specialist Kathryn Bew and Jermaine Smith, an expert in estate and trust administration matters, wills and succession, tax planning and powers of attorney, who joined Thrings’ fast-growing Private Wealth t Executive Moves Aegon Asset Management appoints new Global Head of Communications News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82218/aegon-asset-management-appoints-new-global-head-of-communications In his new role, Cammidge will be responsible for media relations and internal communications for €394.6 billion* AAM business. Executive Moves HSBC GAM appoints Global Head of Trading, Treasury Management and Global Solutions News Aggregation Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82219/hsbc-gam-appoints-global-head-of-trading-treasury-management-and-global-solutions He will be responsible for the strategic direction and oversight of the firm’s trading and treasury management activities as well as for global investment solutions. Executive Moves Robin Budenberg, CBE re-appointed as Chair of The Crown Estate Board News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82221/robin-budenberg-cbe-re-appointed-as-chair-of-the-crown-estate-board On the recommendation of the Prime Minister, Robin Budenberg is re-appointed as Chair of The Crown Estate Board. Executive Moves New Head of Chambers: Brian Green QC News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82225/new-head-of-chambers-brian-green-qc Brian Green QC says: “To be Head of Chambers is a great honour. Executive Moves Tom Almond Appointed Head of Quilter Cheviot's Salisbury Office News Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82171/tom-almond-appointed-head-of-quilter-cheviotamp039s-salisbury-office Both Tom and Richard were founding members of the Salisbury office when it opened in 2010 with five staff; the team has since grown to 19. Executive Moves Julius Baer poaches team from Deutsche Bank News Aggregation Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82173/julius-baer-poaches-team-from-deutsche-bank His team will also include Martin Beat Kroiss, who has worked at the Stuttgart branch of Julius Baer since April, after moving from Metzler Bank. Executive Moves Dentons bolsters Energy and Infrastructure group in Berlin News Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82183/dentons-bolsters-energy-and-infrastructure-group-in-berlin This young team is successful in the market and will make an excellent addition to our current team Executive Moves Central Beneficial Ownership Register Introduced for ICAVs and Unit Trusts News Aggregation Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82191/central-beneficial-ownership-register-introduced-for-icavs-and-unit-trusts The Financial Vehicles Regulations make specific provision for what constitutes a "beneficial owner" of a unit trust and prescribe for a threshold level of ownership. Legal, Regulation & Compliance Covid-19: Protecting Personal Data– The New Normal News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82193/covid-19-protecting-personal-dataampndash-the-new-normal At the same time, their smart home devices are capable of recording confidential conversations and their phones are able to track their movements with increasing precision. Legal, Regulation & Compliance Offshore Business Update - Appleby News Aggregation Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82194/offshore-business-update-appleby The purpose of this report is to help our clients better understand what “business as usual” in our jurisdictions* actually means. Legal, Regulation & Compliance Four Carey Olsen lawyers among Channel Islands Top 35 Under 35 News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82195/four-carey-olsen-lawyers-among-channel-islands-top-35-under-35 Four lawyers from across Carey Olsen's Guernsey and Jersey offices are featured in the 2020 eprivateclient Channel Islands Top 35 Under 35. Legal, Regulation & Compliance Bedell Cristin lawyers named in Channel Islands top young professionals’ list News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82196/bedell-cristin-lawyers-named-in-channel-islands-top-young-professionalsamprsquo-list She is an Advocate of the Royal Court of Guernsey Legal, Regulation & Compliance Basel Committee finalises AML/CFT guidelines on supervisory cooperation News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82200/basel-committee-finalises-amlcft-guidelines-on-supervisory-cooperation The revisions set out principles and recommendations for information exchange Legal, Regulation & Compliance DWP Kicks Off Charge Cap Review News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82201/dwp-kicks-off-charge-cap-review The charge cap is an important regulatory tool for ensuring that member-borne administrative costs are fair and reasonable Legal, Regulation & Compliance Malta's registrar given new powers to check beneficial ownership News Aggregation Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82202/maltaamp039s-registrar-given-new-powers-to-check-beneficial-ownership The Registrar can now also demand that a company hands over any document or information to confirm the beneficial ownership report it has submitted. Legal, Regulation & Compliance FCA policy statement on final regulated fees and levies for 2020/21 News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82204/fca-policy-statement-on-final-regulated-fees-and-levies-for-202021 The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has launched a consultation seeking views from the legal sector, business, and the judiciary on which British courts should have the power to depart from retained EU case law following the Transition Period. Legal, Regulation & Compliance Former Barclays CEO John Varley grilled on negotiations with Qatar in High Court News Aggregation Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82206/former-barclays-ceo-john-varley-grilled-on-negotiations-with-qatar-in-high-court On the first day of Varley's testimony, Staveley’s attorney pressed him on the blue-chip bank’s negotiations with Qatar Legal, Regulation & Compliance First Swiss bank integrates with Europe’s largest crypto exchange News Aggregation Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82207/first-swiss-bank-integrates-with-europeamprsquos-largest-crypto-exchange The bank announced a strategy to focus more on digital assets in June. FinTech Digital Regulation Cooperation Forum set up in the UK News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82208/digital-regulation-cooperation-forum-set-up-in-the-uk Six objectives for the DRCF have been specified by the authorities, including their intention to use the forum as a vehicle for informing regulatory policy, anticipating future developments and promoting innovation. FinTech Société Générale acquires fintech challenger bank News Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82167/sociampeacutetampeacute-gampeacutenampeacuterale-acquires-fintech-challenger-bank Beyond the complementary nature of the offers, the coming together of Societe Generale and Shine will help develop broad synergies across the Group. FinTech Starting at Contemi UI/UX Design Team: An Insight from Caitlin Boyland News Team Wednesday, July 01, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82135/starting-at-contemi-uiux-design-team-an-insight-from-caitlin-boyland I started out learning how UI/UX currently exists at Contemi Solutions — Here I share my experiences of joining Contemi as a masters graduate and how I am now learning to steer the design helm. FinTech Rise in venture capital backed tech in response to pandemic News Team Wednesday, July 01, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82144/rise-in-venture-capital-backed-tech-in-response-to-pandemic The funds team at Ogier acts for a number of high profile VC managers and has significant experience in guiding managers through the establishment and regulation of highly successful VC funds. FinTech Technical Wizardry: the rise of the smart home News Team Wednesday, July 01, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82155/technical-wizardry-the-rise-of-the-smart-home As with most technology, the rise in uptake of smart-home products will continue to grow: FinTech Digital wealth manager hits £1bn assets under management News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 30, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82095/digital-wealth-manager-hits-amppound1bn-assets-under-management Despite the challenging market conditions and the impact of the coronavirus pandemic FinTech Allica Bank adopts Profile core platform News Team Tuesday, June 30, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82102/allica-bank-adopts-profile-core-platform Profile and Allica Bank worked together to speedily deliver the digital banking solutions under challenging timescales. FinTech Geneva private bank outsources OLYMPIC Banking System to Swisscom News Team Tuesday, June 30, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82108/geneva-private-bank-outsources-olympic-banking-system-to-swisscom The 82 employees in Geneva have managed total assets of CHF 3.5 billion on the new Swisscom-operated platform since mid-June 2020. FinTech Technology experts discuss the role of innovation in tackling financial crime News Team Monday, June 29, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82073/technology-experts-discuss-the-role-of-innovation-in-tackling-financial-crime Teodora also believes that the combination of emerging technology, innovation and new collaborations will help turn the tide against financial crime FinTech KBI Global Investors evolves its impact research methodology News Aggregation Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82198/kbi-global-investors-evolves-its-impact-research-methodology This is a net figure - as with the RASS scores for each of the four Natural Resources strategies - a 3.3% deduction being made to the GRS score in respect of negative contribution. Alternative Investments Modern money: how family constitutions can pave the way for harmonious family businesses News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82205/modern-money-how-family-constitutions-can-pave-the-way-for-harmonious-family-businesses Family constitutions vary from family to family, and helpfully, covers topics like entitlements, remuneration, share ownership and succession. Alternative Investments Man FRM Early View News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82211/man-frm-early-view Generally positive returns from discretionary Equity and Credit strategies, and mixed performance from Relative Value and Quantitative Strategies Alternative Investments Nomura Asset Management cuts fund management fees News Aggregation Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82224/nomura-asset-management-cuts-fund-management-fees Management fees will be spliced up to 0.30% Alternative Investments UK DB Pension Schemes Lose up to £250m a Year Due to Use of Less Tax-efficient Funds News Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82188/uk-db-pension-schemes-lose-up-to-amppound250m-a-year-due-to-use-of-less-tax-efficient-funds UK pension schemes, as tax-exempt investors, are entitled to apply for reclaims or reduced withholding tax on dividends from equities under double taxation agreements or domestic tax law provision. Alternative Investments Irish-French venture looks to raise funds for investments in Europe News Aggregation Team Wednesday, July 01, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82156/irish-french-venture-looks-to-raise-funds-for-investments-in-europe The fund will look primarily for European-based enterprises but will not invest directly in cannabis cultivation, according to the release. Alternative Investments More firms can now benefit from the Future Fund News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 30, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82091/more-firms-can-now-benefit-from-the-future-fund More start-ups and innovative firms will be able to apply for investment from the government’s Future Fund from today (Tuesday 30 June). Alternative Investments The hunt for yield is harder for investors but opportunities still exist News Aggregation Team Monday, June 29, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82080/the-hunt-for-yield-is-harder-for-investors-but-opportunities-still-exist While generating income from your portfolio is a challenge during Covid-19, you can earn a decent return if you know where to look Alternative Investments Big Fish, Small (Liquidity) Pond: Emerging-Market Debt ETFs and Why Active Managers Should Worry News Team Sunday, June 28, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82061/big-fish-small-liquidity-pond-emerging-market-debt-etfs-and-why-active-managers-should-worry Will active managers investing in emerging-market debt heed the alarms set off by the March selloff? Their actions say no… Alternative Investments Guernsey insurance industry signs up to UN Principles for Sustainable Insurance initiative News Aggregation Team Friday, June 26, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82028/guernsey-insurance-industry-signs-up-to-un-principles-for-sustainable-insurance-initiative The participation of the insurance sector is key to ensuring we become the leading jurisdiction for green finance in Europe Alternative Investments Can BNP Paribas beat the investment banking jinx? News Aggregation Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82190/can-bnp-paribas-beat-the-investment-banking-jinx The French lender is the latest European bank with ambitious plans to take on Wall Street Investment Banking With consolidation, Raisin takes on European promise of single market News Aggregation Team Thursday, June 18, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81799/with-consolidation-raisin-takes-on-european-promise-of-single-market The ensuing expansion of the cooperation with Raisin Bank has also underscored the bank’s own ambition to grow as a partner for European fintechs. Investment Banking Goldman banker moving from Dubai to London in latest change to Mideast lineup News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 16, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81724/goldman-banker-moving-from-dubai-to-london-in-latest-change-to-mideast-lineup It wasn’t immediately clear if Goldman plans to replace Francois in the Middle East. Investment Banking Bankers get on their bikes in French travel revolution News Aggregation Team Friday, June 12, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81649/bankers-get-on-their-bikes-in-french-travel-revolution It had been considering alternative transport before the pandemic in the light of schemes to promote it by Anne Hidalgo, the mayor of Paris, and the government. Investment Banking BNP Paribas accelerates integration of Deutsche Bank prime brokerage business News Aggregation Team Thursday, June 11, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81617/bnp-paribas-accelerates-integration-of-deutsche-bank-prime-brokerage-business With the integration of the Deutsche Bank business, BNP Paribas is aiming to become the top prime broker in Europe and potentially break out as a top four global player. Investment Banking AAA-rated PM and Amundi quant research head discuss which ESG sectors outperform News Aggregation Team Thursday, June 11, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81632/aaa-rated-pm-and-amundi-quant-research-head-discuss-which-esg-sectors-outperform In his research, he compared the different performances of ESG investments in different regions as well as the different environmental, social and governance pillars. Investment Banking EU GDP: National forecasts tell us this is the squall before the storm - Chris Bailey, Raymond James News Team Tuesday, June 09, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81537/eu-gdp-national-forecasts-tell-us-this-is-the-squall-before-the-storm-chris-bailey-raymond-james Both the euro area equity markets and the euro remain highly geared to the perceived success (or not) of such initiatives.” Investment Banking BNP has Goldman in its sights after beefing up hedge fund business News Aggregation Team Monday, June 08, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81499/bnp-has-goldman-in-its-sights-after-beefing-up-hedge-fund-business French bank aims to join prime broking’s top 3 following acquisition of Deutsche unit last year Investment Banking Citi just launched a new unit that will apply data science to dealmaking. News Aggregation Team Friday, June 05, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81462/citi-just-launched-a-new-unit-that-will-apply-data-science-to-dealmaking It's all part of a playbook to become a top-3 global investment bank. Investment Banking Deutsche Bank equities professionals try to settle at BNP Paribas News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81403/deutsche-bank-equities-professionals-try-to-settle-at-bnp-paribas Instead of sales or trading, insiders many of the people who've migrated to BNP Paribas from DB instead work in technology, with DB's tech systems seeming to be the real focus of BNP's purchase. Investment Banking Quarterly Update: Markets Emerge from Coronavirus Crisis News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82210/quarterly-update-markets-emerge-from-coronavirus-crisis Our quarterly investment update for Q2 2020 finds markets optimistic about the post-coronavirus economy. Comment, Analysis & Research Brexit, charitable legacies and succession rules – what's new? News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82212/brexit-charitable-legacies-and-succession-rules-ampndash-whatamp039s-new The ESR also introduced rules to identify the jurisdiction in relation to an estate. Comment, Analysis & Research Remarks on Covid-19 and Monetary Policy Speech given by Professor Jonathan Haskel News Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82166/remarks-on-covid-19-and-monetary-policy-speech-given-by-professor-jonathan-haskel The UK is in the midst of an unprecedented economic shock. Comment, Analysis & Research How Firms are Adjusting to their New Working Environment and their Outlook Post Corona-Crunch News Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82168/how-firms-are-adjusting-to-their-new-working-environment-and-their-outlook-post-corona-crunch They provide a range of services to private investors, trustees, charities, pension funds and institutional clients. Comment, Analysis & Research A quarter like no other - St. James's Place News Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82172/a-quarter-like-no-other-st-jamesamp039s-place Major economies eased their lockdowns and tentatively began the road to recovery, but political and social challenges lie ahead, says CIO Tom Beal. Comment, Analysis & Research Equity: the key to unlocking a sustainable economic recovery News Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82176/equity-the-key-to-unlocking-a-sustainable-economic-recovery This crisis also creates an opportunity to revisit and improve economic policy and create a better and greener future for Europe. Comment, Analysis & Research On wealth, greed and happiness by Tim Price News Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82180/on-wealth-greed-and-happiness-by-tim-price The temptation to pander is almost irresistible. Comment, Analysis & Research McLaren gets a $185 million boost News Aggregation Team Wednesday, July 01, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82133/mclaren-gets-a-185-million-boost Automaker was struggling through coronavirus lockdown Comment, Analysis & Research Are the bears in hibernation, or just napping? by Rathbones News Team Wednesday, July 01, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82159/are-the-bears-in-hibernation-or-just-napping-by-rathbones The groundwork has been laid for a rapid recovery, but significant risks remain. Comment, Analysis & Research New European interest rate analysis: Pandemic sends corporate rates reeling News Team Wednesday, July 01, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82137/new-european-interest-rate-analysis-pandemic-sends-corporate-rates-reeling Banks are required to hold funds in reserve with the ECB to cover withdrawals by their customers. Comment, Analysis & Research International community continues making progress against offshore tax evasion News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82199/international-community-continues-making-progress-against-offshore-tax-evasion The Common Reporting Standard requires countries and jurisdictions to exchange financial account information from non-residents obtained from their financial institutions automatically on an annual basis Tax Weekly Tax Brief News Team Wednesday, July 01, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82128/weekly-tax-brief HMRC invites businesses who remain unable to meet VAT return payments due after 30 June 2020 to get in touch as soon as possible to negotiate a time to pay agreement. Tax Did the EU’s attempt to name and shame tax havens into behaving better work? News Aggregation Team Friday, June 26, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82030/did-the-euamprsquos-attempt-to-name-and-shame-tax-havens-into-behaving-better-work But counting the number of boxes that the EU ticked to remove jurisdictions from its list doesn’t give us the full picture of the listing process’s impact. Tax Overview of recent EU tax policy and other tax developments (June 2020) News Team Friday, June 26, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82049/overview-of-recent-eu-tax-policy-and-other-tax-developments-june-2020 Action plan to fight tax evasion and to make taxation “simple and easy” Tax Weekly Tax Brief - 23 June 2020 News Team Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81958/weekly-tax-brief-23-june-2020 We also encourage the Government to scrap or postpone other planned measures, such as deferring a planned cap on repayable PAYE credits whilst bringing forward the inclusion of cloud-related costs. Tax Wealth tax by Svenja Keller, Head of Wealth Planning at Killik & Co News Team Tuesday, June 23, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81929/wealth-tax-by-svenja-keller-head-of-wealth-planning-at-killik-ampamp-co “If a wealth tax were introduced it’s hard to say what percentage of wealth would be taxed, but it would likely only have to be a small percentage to have a big tax take, given the overall wealth UK residents hold.” Tax What will Switzerland’s coronavirus debt mean for your tax bill? News Aggregation Team Thursday, June 18, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81796/what-will-switzerlandamprsquos-coronavirus-debt-mean-for-your-tax-bill Boosting businesses to funding freelancers: Here is how Switzerland is tackling its coronavirus-affected economy Tax Weekly Tax Brief News Team Thursday, June 18, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81798/weekly-tax-brief During the early stages of the coronavirus emergency, many businesses undergoing VAT compliance reviews were contacted by HMRC and told that the process had been put on hold, due to diversion of HMRC resources to coronavirus work. Tax Tax-efficient ways to give News Team Thursday, June 18, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81826/tax-efficient-ways-to-give The coronavirus is hurting the pockets of many charities, but the British tax system is remarkably generous to those who want to help. Tax Will UK assets invite a bigger tax bill after Brexit? News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 16, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81746/will-uk-assets-invite-a-bigger-tax-bill-after-brexit Even without Brexit, once you are living abroad it is a good idea to review whether holding on to UK assets is still in your best interests. Tax TSB and Quilter live with Iress’ platform to connect brokers with lenders News Aggregation Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82185/tsb-and-quilter-live-with-iressamprsquo-platform-to-connect-brokers-with-lenders In bringing on board both sides of the value equation, we’re a huge step closer to achieving this goal. Retail Banking Revolut: A Normal Bank – Unfortunately News Aggregation Team Friday, June 12, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81677/revolut-a-normal-bank-ampndash-unfortunately The remainder of the letter was devoted to how Revolut was going to make more money from serving its clients. Retail Banking LHV to acquire the Danske Bank’s unit involved with Estonian corporate and public sector credits News Team Monday, June 08, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81497/lhv-to-acquire-the-danske-bankamprsquos-unit-involved-with-estonian-corporate-and-public-sector-credits LHV Pank and Danske Bank have reached an agreement on the price of the transaction, according to which a discount of 19 million euros will be subtracted from the volume of the portfolio Retail Banking Citi defies coronavirus with Western European corporate lending push News Aggregation Team Thursday, June 04, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81435/citi-defies-coronavirus-with-western-european-corporate-lending-push The 15 offices are predominantly in central and eastern Europe including Poland, Turkey and Russia. Retail Banking Nationwide takes £100m hit as profits plummet News Aggregation Team Friday, May 29, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81289/nationwide-takes-amppound100m-hit-as-profits-plummet Chief executive Joe Garner said, “While the coronavirus impacted our profitability in the last few weeks of the year, there was pressure on margins even before it hit.” Retail Banking HSBC to sell US retail arm as part of more 'drastic' overhaul: reports News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 26, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81170/hsbc-to-sell-us-retail-arm-as-part-of-more-amp039drasticamp039-overhaul-reports It is understood the board's review of what is already the biggest overhaul in the bank's 155-year history will involve deeper job cuts. Retail Banking Challengers beat incumbents on account opening experience News Aggregation Team Monday, May 25, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81137/challengers-beat-incumbents-on-account-opening-experience UX expert Peter Ramsey from Built for Mars has investigated whether these new entrants do actually make the process of opening an account better. Retail Banking Commerzbank calls in consultants from McKinsey and Bain News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 19, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/80988/commerzbank-calls-in-consultants-from-mckinsey-and-bain In January, the chief financial officer of Commerzbank, former McKinsey partner Bettina Orlopp, announced that the bank had hired Bain & Company to identify an additional €500 million in savings Retail Banking Russian bank TCS expects slower growth in 2020, withdraws guidance News Aggregation Team Friday, May 15, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/80924/russian-bank-tcs-expects-slower-growth-in-2020-withdraws-guidance TCS, the parent company of Tinkoff Bank, had previously said it expected annual net profit to increase to 42 billion roubles - another record - from 36.1 billion in 2019. Retail Banking Open Banking: Are consumers keeping an open mind? News Team Wednesday, May 13, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/80864/open-banking-are-consumers-keeping-an-open-mind While the regulation was designed to facilitate open banking, the market demand was uncertain. Retail Banking Chancellor could tweak the triple lock without breaking trust with retirees News Team Tuesday, June 30, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82106/chancellor-could-tweak-the-triple-lock-without-breaking-trust-with-retirees The triple lock ensures that state pension incomes are guaranteed to be uprated each year by wage growth, inflation or 2.5%; whichever is higher. Pensions 2 Danish pension funds chip into latest European green bond News Aggregation Team Friday, June 26, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82024/2-danish-pension-funds-chip-into-latest-european-green-bond The 560 billion kroner PFA Pension, Copenhagen, also invested in the bond, according to the release. Pensions FCA announces pensions value for money consultation News Team Thursday, June 25, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81990/fca-announces-pensions-value-for-money-consultation We would like to see more employers taking advantage of the £500 per employee per year tax-free advice allowance to enable the overall financial well-being of staff to be part of the benefits offering. Pensions Netherlands moves closer to defined contribution system News Aggregation Team Wednesday, June 17, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81758/netherlands-moves-closer-to-defined-contribution-system Pension funds with a funding ratio above 90% do not have to reduce their pension benefits, the Dutch Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment said. Pensions BNP Paribas Securities Services awarded securities lending mandate by Italy’s Fondoposte News Aggregation Team Thursday, June 11, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81619/bnp-paribas-securities-services-awarded-securities-lending-mandate-by-italyamprsquos-fondoposte The new mandate extends the relationship between the two firms, with the French custodian providing depositary banking services to Fondoposte since 2016. Pensions Surge in number of Brits fearful economic crash could derail retirement goals News Team Tuesday, May 19, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/80993/surge-in-number-of-brits-fearful-economic-crash-could-derail-retirement-goals The figure marks a significant annual rise of 45% in the number of people who now believe a serious downturn to be the biggest threat to their retirement goals (up from 20% in 2019). Pensions Coronavirus: Deloitte in talks to slash pension contributions News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 05, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/80671/coronavirus-deloitte-in-talks-to-slash-pension-contributions The big four accountant wants to reduce employer pension contributions for the next year, Sky News learns. Pensions The Pensions Regulator sets out its views on valuations against a challenging backdrop News Team Thursday, April 30, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/80567/the-pensions-regulator-sets-out-its-views-on-valuations-against-a-challenging-backdrop TPR notes that it will consider issuing further guidance in the autumn as the current economic uncertainty evolves. Pensions Pension funds suffer record losses as Covid-19 hits News Aggregation Team Thursday, April 30, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/80568/pension-funds-suffer-record-losses-as-covid-19-hits The majority of these losses occurred in March Pensions Bumper year for emergency tax applied to pension withdrawals News Team Thursday, April 30, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/80583/bumper-year-for-emergency-tax-applied-to-pension-withdrawals Guidance in relation to pension protection age and employment (including re-employment) is at PTM062230 Pensions Brexit reshuffle sees profit at Barclays' Irish arm hit €76m News Aggregation Team Friday, June 05, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81454/brexit-reshuffle-sees-profit-at-barclaysamp039-irish-arm-hit-ampeuro76m The Irish arm had 1,563 full-time equivalent employees at the end of December, compared to 912 a year earlier. Brexit Banks hedging Brexit bets amidst COVID-19 uncertainty News Aggregation Team Friday, May 08, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/80764/banks-hedging-brexit-bets-amidst-covid-19-uncertainty Despite the UK officially leaving the EU on March 31, banks are working to a final relocation deadline of December 31 which marks the end of the Brexit transition period and the cut-off point for the UK to strike a trade agreement or leave the EU without Brexit UK business post-Brexit – Is your company ready? News Team Thursday, April 23, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/80374/uk-business-post-brexit-ampndash-is-your-company-ready The UK government has confirmed that the rights of EU citizens living in the UK will remain the same until 30 June 2021. Brexit Wealth Creators Post Brexit News Team Tuesday, March 10, 2020 12:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/79182/wealth-creators-post-brexit There are other aspects such as the Right to Property, which is not un-useful but the cases in which this has helped are slim. Brexit Private Banking Insights: why HNW clients fear Brexit News Aggregation Team Friday, February 21, 2020 12:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/78774/private-banking-insights-why-hnw-clients-fear-brexit Citywire’s Alex Foster chats with some of the sector's leading names about the challenges their clients face. Brexit How will the EU reshape fund managers’ regulations after Brexit? News Aggregation Team Monday, February 17, 2020 12:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/78638/how-will-the-eu-reshape-fund-managersamprsquo-regulations-after-brexit UK fund managers fear Brussels could shift goalposts and compromise third-country access Brexit Brexit further complicates US, EU and China trade relations News Aggregation Team Wednesday, February 12, 2020 12:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/78529/brexit-further-complicates-us-eu-and-china-trade-relations Each side naturally likes to project itself as being in a strong position, but in fact all parties are feeling vulnerable Brexit Brexit Business Brief | The UK exits: 20 quick things you should know News Team Thursday, January 30, 2020 12:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/78278/brexit-business-brief-the-uk-exits-20-quick-things-you-should-know The next edition will look at the EU and UK opening positions ahead of the trade negotiations. Brexit ECB’s Lagarde Says She’ll Listen to Citizens, Pleads for Unity News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/77927/ecbamprsquos-lagarde-says-sheamprsquoll-listen-to-citizens-pleads-for-unity We will try to talk in a language that everyone can understand. Brexit Advisers warned of new no-deal Brexit dangers News Aggregation Team Friday, January 03, 2020 12:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/77559/advisers-warned-of-new-no-deal-brexit-dangers Mr Brookes said the shock to trade relationships, legislative frameworks and logistical chains could have "painful short-term ramifications". Brexit Environmental Finance awards Nordea Asset Management “ESG Engagement Initiative of the year” News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82192/environmental-finance-awards-nordea-asset-management-ampldquoesg-engagement-initiative-of-the-yearamprdquo In response, the industry developed an action plan taking an industry approach to address pharma water pollution in India, which included capability training of Indian suppliers through training conferences and webinars. Planet SOS Leading the change: climate action in the financial sector - speech by Sarah Breeden News Team Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82165/leading-the-change-climate-action-in-the-financial-sector-speech-by-sarah-breeden Given at the UK Finance Webinar held during London Climate Action Week Planet SOS Embedding ESG into banks’ strategies News Team Tuesday, June 30, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82099/embedding-esg-into-banksamprsquo-strategies Four key actions banks should be taking to prepare for the post-COVID-19 ESG mantra. Planet SOS Climate Financial Risk Forum Guide News Team Tuesday, June 30, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82092/climate-financial-risk-forum-guide The guide contains a summary co-produced by the FCA and PRA and four industry-produced chapters, Planet SOS EBRD and EU join efforts to boost green finance News Team Tuesday, June 30, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82120/ebrd-and-eu-join-efforts-to-boost-green-finance Climate finance is a crucial instrument for green investments, to increase the use of renewable energy and to build a low-carbon future Planet SOS The Climate Financial Risk Forum publishes its guide to help the financial industry address climate-related financial risks News Team Monday, June 29, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82082/the-climate-financial-risk-forum-publishes-its-guide-to-help-the-financial-industry-address-climate-related-financial-risks The objective of the guide is to help firms understand the risks that arise from climate change, Planet SOS Hydrogen’s Role in the Green Economy News Team Friday, June 26, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82038/hydrogenamprsquos-role-in-the-green-economy This natural gas-to-hydrogen pathway is the lowest-cost production method, but it does result in carbon emissions. Planet SOS KBIGI Publishes Latest Impact Measurement Scores for Natural Resources Strategies News Team Thursday, June 25, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81989/kbigi-publishes-latest-impact-measurement-scores-for-natural-resources-strategies Specialist asset management boutique KBI Global Investors was early to recognise the alpha to be derived from investing in companies providing solutions to numerous sustainability challenges Planet SOS Europe’s new reality: Go digital, go green News Team Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81971/europeamprsquos-new-reality-go-digital-go-green How scaling up green technology can help put Europe on the road to recovery. Planet SOS Coutts pledges to cut carbon emission by 25% News Team Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81986/coutts-pledges-to-cut-carbon-emission-by-25 To be a part of that change, Coutts has today also revealed that it has excluded four areas from its direct investments: Thermal coal extraction; thermal coal energy generation; tar sand; arctic oil and gas exploration. Planet SOS Has globalisation peaked? News Team Friday, July 03, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/82203/has-globalisation-peaked Covid-19 has wreaked havoc across the globe. Covid-19 Schroders donates more than £3.8 million to support Covid-19 related charities ahead of Schroders Battle of the Brits News Team Tuesday, June 23, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81939/schroders-donates-more-than-amppound38-million-to-support-covid-19-related-charities-ahead-of-schroders-battle-of-the-brits The six-day charity tennis tournament, sponsored by Schroders, start today and runs until Sunday 28 June. Covid-19 Openwork gains 100 advisers in lockdown boost News Aggregation Team Tuesday, June 23, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81945/openwork-gains-100-advisers-in-lockdown-boost "The threat remains but as lockdown measures are slowly eased across the UK, it is important that we not only reflect on the past 100 days but also begin to look forward. Covid-19 Prospering in the pandemic: the top 100 companies News Aggregation Team Friday, June 19, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81849/prospering-in-the-pandemic-the-top-100-companies Public companies had the tailwind of a surprisingly robust stock market — which many believe is a bubble. Covid-19 EIB Group and Banco Sabadell provide €576 million to finance SMEs and mid-caps News Team Wednesday, June 17, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81765/eib-group-and-banco-sabadell-provide-ampeuro576-million-to-finance-smes-and-mid-caps The agreement includes a commitment to direct part of the new Banco Sabadell financing to investments promoting climate action Covid-19 Payments after the Covid crisis – emerging issues and challenges - speech by Christina Segal-Knowles News Team Tuesday, June 16, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81727/payments-after-the-covid-crisis-ampndash-emerging-issues-and-challenges-speech-by-christina-segal-knowles Given during a London School of Economics and Centre for Economic Policy Research webinar Covid-19 Coronavirus has exposed economic inequalities News Aggregation Team Monday, June 15, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81706/coronavirus-has-exposed-economic-inequalities Reflecting the shutdown of businesses, unemployment of private sector employees increased by around 3,800 between February and May 2020 Covid-19 How to avoid the virus as the world reopens News Aggregation Team Sunday, June 14, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81680/how-to-avoid-the-virus-as-the-world-reopens A guide to where the biggest risks lie as lockdowns ease Covid-19 The diary of a COVID-19 CEO – Part II News Team Sunday, June 14, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81686/the-diary-of-a-covid-19-ceo-ampndash-part-ii The best way to judge a business is on how it behaves when things get tough. Covid-19 Conduct, culture and Covid-19 News Team Wednesday, June 10, 2020 1:00 am http://eubankers.net/article/81583/conduct-culture-and-covid-19 The Covid-19 pandemic has changed our world and the way that we work in an extraordinarily short time. Covid-19