ELVIS, HEATWAVES, OLIVES AND FEES…

Wow, what a scorcher! No, I’m not referring to the mini heatwave we are experiencing in the UK, (with apologies to the North of the UK where it’s a little bit cooler), but rather the heat of the political scene and what remains of Mrs May’s team in Government.  Boris Johnson is now in Number […]

ARE WE TO SEE AN ASSET MANAGEMENT WAR?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Blackrock (the biggest asset manager in the world, with over $6.28 trillion undermanagement) is capitalised at $72.billion and, during the quarter ending 31st March 2019, generated $3.246 billion of revenue. Facebook is valued at $550 billion and, as at March 2019, it had over 2.38 billion users and generated $15.08 billion of revenue. Blackrock […]

OMG, I WON ! ……FIRSTLY I WOULD LIKE TO THANK MY THERAPIST…

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The last few weeks have seen a rash of awards and ceremonies celebrating the best in class for our industry. Judging by the Twitter frenzy and the LinkedIn profiles, some people were at every one of them. That’s a lot of small talk and drinking!! Not forgetting the ironing. At least a Tuxedo is […]