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Taxation of asset holding companies in alternative fund structures - draft legislation published
The draft legislation is in respect of the much anticipated new regime for asset holding companies.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises shareholders of Prescient Financial Intelligence on sale to Quilter Private Client Advisers
Prescient is an independent financial adviser firm that offers bespoke financial planning advice.
The UK Stewardship Code: 2020
The code, effective from 1 January 2020, retains a focus on long-term investment, with increased scope, standard and application.
Senior Managers and Certification Regime on 9 December 2019
All FCA regulated firms will become subject to the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SM&CR) on 9 December 2019.
FCA’s Dear CEO letter to Wealth Managers – Focus on Best Execution
On 13th June, the FCA wrote a letter to wealth managers about the risks that the management and stockbroking firms pose to their customers.
GDPR round table for wealth and investment management community
The Wealth and Investment Management group at Charles Russell Speechlys hosted a GDPR round table breakfast discussion last week.