Gemma Acton is a CNBC correspondent with a focus on the alternative asset and wealth sectors in Europe. Acton joined CNBC as a producer in 2015 after eight years working in investment banking and asset management for Goldman Sachs, PIMCO and Merrill Lynch between London, New York and Dubai. Acton gained her MBA/MA from The Lauder Institute at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and is a CFA Charterholder.
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Sterling is on course to trend towards parity with the U.S. dollar and the euro, Beat Wittmann, partner at Porta Advisors, has warned.
The OPEC-led output cut deal extended last month until February 2018 is unlikely to survive beyond that, says Macquarie's oil research head.
The U.K. cannot hope to retain its financial passporting benefits if it pursues a hard Brexit, says European Commission vice president Valdis Dombrovskis.
Traders were assessing on Wednesday the potential impact upon the oil price of the leadership change within Saudi Arabia's ruling family.
Bank of England governor Mark Carney’s message to the City on Tuesday was that talk of an imminent rise in interest rates was premature.
Concerns are growing over what the U.S. administration will be able to achieve in its first calendar year.
Proposals to slash the U.S. corporate tax rate to 15 percent from 39.6 percent would cripple the government says the chief of Raymond James.
Investors should look more closely at the opportunities offered by China's inverted yield curve, says UBS' chief local fixed income manager.
CNBC's Gemma Acton updates on a proposed tie up between Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life.
Raymond James CEO and Chairman Paul Reilly weighs in on U.S. President Donald Trump's proposed cut to corporation tax.
CNBC looks at how the computer systems in F1 cars have made their way into regular vehicles.
FIA President Jean Todt discusses his start with the Ferarri team and the current problems facing F1.
F1 experts discuss whether the quieter engine sounds are making the sport less attractive.
Blackstone CEO Steve Schwarzman has spent $100M to launch his Beijing-centered scholarship program. Two Schwarzman Scholars share their stories.
Investors are watching the financials ahead of today’s bank stress tests. JJ Kinahan of TD Ameritrade gives his take on why its his top sector pick.
Michael Purves of Weeden highlights some of the yellow flags for the markets: Q2 earnings, oil prices, transports