Stephen Cranston Writer & columnist

A large number of financial firms, including Old Mutual and Liberty, have announced 20% falls in earnings, and the banks are expected to show even worse numbers. So the doubling of Sygnia’s interim earnings to March looks extraordinary in this climate.

But Sygnia is in a sweet spot in which it has gained scale in its core multimanager and Itrix index-tracking businesses...

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as exclusive Financial Times articles, ProfileData financial data, and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Questions or problems? Email or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now