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Proposed merger of the Rathbone Blue Chip Income and Growth Fund into the Rathbone Income Fund

Information regarding the proposed merger of the Rathbone Blue Chip Income and Growth Fund into the Rathbone Income Fund Read more >>

Review of the week (wk ending 27 April)

Review of the week (wk ending 27 April)

The history of Britain is one great dance from one ally to another and back again Read more >>

Investment update - a new tune for 2018

Investment update - a new tune for 2018

Synchronicity has made a comeback this year, 34 years after topping the pop charts. Investors are touting a somewhat flimsy theory about global growth and equity returns, but we’ll be watching more convincing charts in 2018. Read more >>

Review of the week (week ending 13 October)

Review of the week (week ending 13 October)

Britain and Ireland are braced for Hurricane Ophelia, but the UK Cabinet’s attention is likely to be firmly fixated on Brexit this week. Read more >>

Review of the week (week ending 6 October)

Review of the week (week ending 6 October)

Sterling has had a raucous few weeks. We have long noted that, following last year’s referendum, the currency has become the barometer of Brexit. It is also the political pulse of Theresa May’s government. Read more >>

Review of the week (week ending 29 September)

Review of the week (week ending 29 September)

About 170 years ago, the Conservative Party was split by a bitter battle between the countryside and the cities. Using hefty tariffs on imports, the Corn Laws kept grain prices – and therefore bread and food prices – high and ensured the dominance of landowning aristocrats over the manufacturing mog... Read more >>

Review of the week (week ending 22 September)

Review of the week (week ending 22 September)

The UK will pay €20bn (£17.6bn) to the EU as a “down-payment” on a much larger Brexit bill, Prime Minister Theresa May agreed in Florence last week. Read more >>

Review of the week (week ending 15 September)

Review of the week (week ending 15 September)

Central bankers whipsawed gilt markets last week. Read more >>

Review of the week (week ending 8 September)

Review of the week (week ending 8 September)

As Parliament reconvened to debate the European Union withdrawal bill, the fractious Brexit discussions were overshadowed by the devastating impact of Hurricane Irma as it swept across the Caribbean. Read more >>

Optimism with vigilance

Optimism with vigilance

Indicators point to a peak in the pace of global expansion, but we still prefer equities to bonds Read more >>