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Spring bounce

Spring bounce

By Alasdair McKinnon, Manager, The Scottish Investment Trust – Spring is a time of renewal and recovery. With vaccination programmes well underway and the outlook for the economy improving, we at The Scottish have been paying particular attention to ‘reopening’ stocks – those poised to benefit from a return to economic normality. A spring clean of our portfolio included many such investments.

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HNW investors' demand for private equity growing

HNW investors' demand for private equity growing

By William Rudebeck (pictured), Co-Founder and CEO of BITE Investments — Despite our unprecedented times and market volatility, the private equity market is experiencing steady growth. According to GlobalData’s proprietary forecast, global private equity assets under management (AUM) reached USD4.5 trillion in 2019. As of December 2020, they were estimated to be USD4.7 trillion. 

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How technology will impact the wealth management client experience in 2021

How technology will impact the wealth management client experience in 2021

Technology is transforming the client experience within wealth management. David Simpson (pictured), Head of EMEA at GBST, examines how firms in the sector are working to modernise legacy systems to manage 21st century digital requirements, while controlling spending and reducing risk for the industry and its participants.

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eToro to become USD10.4bn publicly traded business through combination with FinTech Acquisition Corp V

eToro to become USD10.4bn publicly traded business through combination with FinTech Acquisition Corp V

eToro Group Ltd, a multi-asset investment platform is to merge with FinTech Acquisition Corp V (FinTech V), a publicly-traded special purpose acquisition company (SPAC). The combined company will operate as eToro Group Ltd and is expected to be listed on NASDAQ with a value of approximately USD10.4 billion.