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Smith & Williamson group news

Wednesday, 8 July 2015
While recognising that the richest taxpayers pay an increasing percentage of UK tax revenue, the Chancellor in this Budget has made it clear that the Government aims to ensure that wealthy individuals will have to be far more transparent in their tax affairs and pay the tax that Parliament intends.
Wednesday, 18 March 2015
Initial reaction to Budget 2015 from Tina Riches, national tax partner at Smith & Williamson
Friday, 6 February 2015
Smith & Williamson Investment Management has won platinum standard in the large firm balanced portfolio manager category and platinum grade in the large firm aggressive portfolio manager category at the Portfolio Adviser Wealth Manager Awards 2015.
Tuesday, 8 July 2014
Smith & Williamson, the accountancy and investment management group, is pleased to announce that Peter Mitchell has joined as its new head of banking, ahead of Neil Cullum’s planned retirement on 23 July 2014.
Monday, 16 June 2014
Smith & Williamson, the investment management and accountancy group, is delighted to announce that Nick Hodgson has been appointed as Head of Marketing for the group.
Wednesday, 22 January 2014
Smith & Williamson has picked up three Portfolio Adviser Wealth Manager Awards 2014, which reward excellence in private client portfolio management.
Thursday, 5 December 2013
Most of the rumours reported in the press over the last couple of weeks turned out to be true which raises the question whether Autumn Statement secrecy is now a thing of the past, says Richard Mannion, national tax director.
Friday, 8 November 2013
Smith & Williamson, the investment management and accountancy group, has won the Citywire Investment Performance Award for Steady Growth, as well as being shortlisted for both the Large Firm and Aggressive categories.Chris Kenny, investment management partner with Smith & Williamson, commented: “We are delighted to have received this award, and to have been shortlisted in two other categories.
Monday, 4 November 2013
Smith & Williamson has been chosen as Asset Management Firm of the Year for HNWs at the Spear’s Wealth Management Awards 2013.
Thursday, 3 October 2013
Smith & Williamson Investment Management LLP is pleased to announce the appointments of Willie Hartley Russell and Geraldine Wright as partners to work within the charities team.