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Counting on commodities

Counting on commodities

As oil and wheat prices dip after breath-taking highs in the wake of the Russia/Ukraine conflict, wealth managers offer their views on the commodity markets and inflation. Report by Harriet O’Brien.

In My Opinion

The importance of customer due diligence

The importance of customer due diligence

Olivia Dakeyne, a manager in the Themis Think Tank writes that many firms see customer due diligence (CDD) - the process of understanding who your customers are and the nature of their business - as a burdensome regulatory requirement, but, she says, it is vital as so much more than a compliance exercise.