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    1. May 8, 2016

      New Schroders boss Peter Harrison seeks fixed income M&A targets

      Schroders boss Peter Harrison is on the hunt to acquire a fixed income fund company, in the first sign that the newly...

    2. April 28, 2016

      Schroders shareholders protest Dobson reappointment

      Schroders shareholders have staged a significant protest at the FTSE 100 company’s annual meeting over what several...

    1. Fast FT

      April 28, 2016

      Schroders shareholders revolt over Dobson reappointment

      Schroders shareholders have staged a significant protest at the FTSE 100 company’s annual meeting over what several...

    2. April 28, 2016

      Schroders posts fund inflows before AGM protest

      Schroders has posted another quarter of net inflows into its funds ahead of what is expected to be a frosty annual...

    3. Fast FT

      April 28, 2016

      Hermes opposes Schroders chairman appointment

      Hermes is the latest voice to come out against the appointment of Michael Dobson as new chairman of Schroders....

    4. Fast FT

      April 28, 2016

      Opening Quote: pay day moans; profits slump for Lloyds; Mars mission

      Five large companies are expected to suffer big executive pay moans from shareholders today, Lloyds’ bank profits are...

    5. FT Alphaville

      April 28, 2016

      FT Opening Quote

      Five large companies are expected to suffer big executive pay moans from shareholders today, Lloyds’ bank profits are...

    6. April 28, 2016

      Shareholder pay revolt set to heat up

      Shareholders are preparing for potential rebellions over executive pay at four big UK listed companies on Thursday as...

    7. Fast FT

      April 28, 2016

      Schroders posts more inflows but faces heat over chairman

      Schroders has posted another quarter of net inflows into its funds ahead of what is expected to be a frosty annual...

    8. Fast FT

      April 21, 2016

      Opening Quote: Anglo American; Sky; Ladbrokes

      Anglo American shareholders are expected to censure the CEO’s pay deal today, Ladbrokes was paying out nonstop at...

    9. FT Alphaville

      April 21, 2016

      FT Opening Quote

      Anglo American shareholders are expected to censure the CEO’s pay deal today, Ladbrokes was paying out nonstop at...

    10. April 20, 2016

      Schroders’ CEO faces revolt over move to chairman

      Schroders’ chief executive Michael Dobson faces a rebellion over his move to chairman with investors and three...

    11. March 6, 2016

      Schroders under fire for ‘classic City arrogance’

      I remember it well, the first time I heard my mum swear. I had broken the kitchen window with my football. It was a...

    12. March 4, 2016

      City Insider: Barclays’ ‘nightmare scenario’

      Bob Diamond: Goldmining in Africa Picture the scene in the Barclays boardroom. Takeover bids are in for the bank’s...

    13. March 3, 2016

      Transubstantiation of Dobson shows funds bend stewardship rules

      So it’s au revoir, rather than adieu. Michael Dobson is stepping down as chief executive at Schroders but is staying on...

    14. March 3, 2016

      ‘Ambitious’ style pays off for new Schroders chief

      Peter Harrison has finally got what he wanted at Schroders. But maybe not on the terms he wanted. Some shareholders...

    15. March 3, 2016

      Schroders criticised for elevating Michael Dobson to chairman

      Schroders came under heavy fire from shareholder groups and investors on Thursday after the asset manager elevated its...

    16. Fast FT

      March 3, 2016

      Schroders faces heat over corporate governance

      Asset manager Schroders is raising some eyebrows with its announcement that chief executive Michael Dobson will step...

    17. Fast FT

      March 3, 2016

      Opening Quote: Insurers probed; Schroders raises eyebrows

      The FCA is investigating six insurers, including the Pru, over exit charges. Schroders’ CEO is stepping down. Genel has...

    18. Fast FT

      March 3, 2016

      Schroders jumps 4% after decent inflows

      Shares in Schroders have jumped 4 per cent this morning to a two-month high of £28.36, briefly topping the FTSE 100...

    19. FT Alphaville

      March 3, 2016

      FT Opening Quote

      The FCA is investigating six insurers, including the Pru, over exit charges, Schroders’ CEO is stepping down, Genel has...

    20. Fast FT

      March 3, 2016

      Schroders confirms CEO to step aside after 14 years

      Schroders has confirmed that Michael Dobson will step down as chief executive after more than 14 years running Europe’s...

    21. Fast FT

      March 1, 2016

      Dobson to step down as Schroders chief

      Schroders is poised to announce that Michael Dobson will step down as chief executive after more than 14 years running...

    22. March 1, 2016

      Michael Dobson to step down as Schroders chief executive

      Schroders is poised to announce that Michael Dobson will step down as chief executive after more than 14 years running...

    23. December 20, 2015

      Michael Dobson, Schroders: Inscrutable and immovable

      In the summer of 1973 after graduating from Cambridge, Michael Dobson made a life-defining choice. He decided he would...

    24. October 5, 2015

      Multi-tentacled Lloyds stake sale fails Tell Sid test

      The privatisation of a government stake in Lloyds that once stood at 43 per cent has been more a case of “Tell Squid”...

    25. August 13, 2014

      Baring Asset Management names chief investment officer

      Baring Asset Management has appointed Ken Lambden, the former global head of equities at Schroders, as chief investment...

    26. August 3, 2014

      The multi-asset movement gathers pace

      Last week, Europe’s two biggest listed investment groups reported results. Aberdeen Asset Management suffered its fifth...

    27. July 31, 2014

      Schroders defies passive investment trend

      Schroders reported record pre-tax profits on Thursday as the UK’s second-biggest listed asset manager attracted new...

    28. June 26, 2014

      LSE: a bigger cheese

      As a Frenchman, lunch has symbolic importance for Xavier Rolet, chief executive. of the London Stock Exchange. No one...

    29. May 18, 2014

      Asset management chief executive pay soars

      Pay levels for senior executives in asset management have risen substantially in the past year, calling into question...

    30. May 1, 2014

      Schroders profits and assets under management rise in bull run

      Schroders reported a big jump in pre-tax profits, net inflows and an increase in assets under management as the...

    31. March 6, 2014

      Schroders shares jump as results beat expectations

      Shares in Schroders jumped after the UK’s second-biggest listed asset management group sharply raised its dividend and...

    32. January 14, 2014

      Never underestimate the inertia of an average customer

      Cashless payment system Zapp looks pretty impressive. Banks with over a third of UK retail accounts, including HSBC and...

    33. November 24, 2013

      They came, they saw, they invested

      Gaius Julius Caesar wanted to conquer the world. His contemporary and rival Marcus Tullius Cicero, the Roman senator,...

    34. November 7, 2013

      Schroders reports record results as profits hit £350m

      Schroders, Europe’s biggest listed investment group, produced a record set of results on Thursday amid signs that size,...

    35. August 9, 2013

      Schroders rules out more acquisitions

      Schroders, the UK’s largest fund management house, has ruled out any further acquisitions, according to its chief...

    36. August 8, 2013

      Schroders boosted by appetite for equities

      Mark Carney’s unusually explicit guidance on UK interest rate policy was welcomed by Schroders, the fund manager, which...

    37. May 3, 2013

      Schroders’ inflows soar ahead of takeover

      Schroders announced the highest net quarterly inflows since the end of 2010 on Thursday as Europe’s biggest listed fund...

    38. March 25, 2013

      Schroders agrees to buy Cazenove Capital

      Schroders, the FTSE 100 listed asset manager, has agreed to buy rival Cazenove Capital in a landmark deal that combines...

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