06/01/2012

28,000 more millionaire households in India in 2011 - Research

According to the report, the growth of global private wealth slowed down to 1.9% in 2011. The increase was considerably weaker than in the past two years. Global wealth grew by 9.6% in 2009 and 6.8% in 2010 but the euro zone crisis and a near default on U

05/31/2012

Barclays Hires Hong Kong Market Head

Barclays has announced that it has appointed Rickie Chan as Market Head, Hong Kong, to its wealth and investment management division

05/30/2012

China's ICBC wants to be major bullion market maker

The world's biggest bank by market value, ICBC is the top player by volume on China's gold and futures exchanges, but its participation in foreign markets is limited to over-the-counter trading, which reached a total $90 billion last year.

05/29/2012

Are you rich or not?

Most of us would have no trouble picking out the well heeled in our midst, but identifying what puts them into the wealthy club has become more subjective than ever.

05/29/2012

FS Private Wealth launches

Financial Standard has today launched FS Private Wealth: The Journal of Family Office Investment.