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E.g., 2019-06-27
E.g., 2019-06-27

This note is to inform you of a proposed merger of the net assets of the Rathbone Blue Chip Income and Growth Fund into the Rathbone Income Fund.

06 August 2018

The purpose of this letter is to inform you of a proposed merger (the Merger) by which the net assets of the Rathbone Blue Chip Income and Growth Fund (the Blue Chip Fund) will be transferred into the Rathbone Income Fund (the Income Fund).

06 August 2018

Rathbones today releases its “Brexit Decision Tree”. Rathbones’ head of asset allocation research, Ed Smith, believes that stopping at “we don’t know” is actually a missed opportunity. The decision tree shows a number of branches which lead to a range of possible outcomes.

02 August 2018

“This week will be dominated by three major central bank meetings, and investors asking if the US Federal Reserve will hike rates, if the ECB will end QE and if there will be any action at all from the Bank of Japan?

13 June 2018

Rathbone Unit Trust Management Ltd (Rathbones) announces its intention to launch the Rathbone Global Sustainability Fund in July 2018, subject to FCA regulatory approval.

12 June 2018

“As of late January, the MSCI World Index, hadn’t suffered a daily setback greater than 1.5% since September 2016 – a run unprecedented since 2006. After a tumultuous February and March, much of that complacency has been washed away.

06 April 2018

“We think it’s prudent to discuss the possible escalation of a global trade war and any impact it might have on our portfolio. Recent volatile market movements highlighted just how sensitive the market has become to protectionist rhetoric, certainly in the short term.

26 March 2018

When Donald Trump won the presidency in November 2016, we believed he would struggle to make headway on virtually all of his flagship policies.

26 March 2018

Last week the UN World Happiness Report 2018 revealed that Finland is the world’s happiest nation. In contrast, the US slipped five places to 18th in the global ‘happiness’ rankings.

19 March 2018

“Chancellor Phillip Hammond was very clear when he reformed the system, the Spring Statement will not be ‘a major fiscal event’ – no other western economy announces tax and spending changes twice a year and the UK needed to stop too.

13 March 2018
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Rathbones is an open and highly accessible company, please contact our press team if you would like to speak to any of our team and, mindful in the first instance of your deadline, we will do our utmost to arrange an interview or to provide a viewpoint in writing.

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For any questions about our funds and services, or for comment on industry themes, please get in touch with Madhu Kalia by email or on 020 7399 0256. Alternatively, contact Quill PR by email or call Sam Emery on 020 7466 5056, Emma Murphy on 020 7466 5054 or Andreea Caraveteanu on 020 7466 5059.

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Rathbone Brothers Plc is a FTSE 250 company listed on the London Stock Exchange. Through its subsidiaries, it is one of the UK’s leading providers of high-quality investment and wealth management services for private clients, charities, trustees, and their financial advisers.