BMO GAM gears up for Around the World challenge for CASCAID

Follows 2017 Reliant Robin challenge

clock • 2 min read

After the success of its Reliant Robin challenge, which raised £165,000 for Cancer Research UK in 2017, BMO Global Asset Management is to return with the Around the World challenge to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital as part of the CASCAID charity initiative.

For this year's challenge, between Friday 28 and Sunday 30 June the firm's ten-strong multi-manager team will attempt to travel around the "world" by car in just three days. A number of towns and villages across the UK share a name with other locations around the world, such as Moscow, New York and Sydney. While these cities are on different continents, their UK counterparts are near Glasgow, Newcastle and Crewe respectively. The team will set off in three cars, bought for no more than £750 each and drive a total of around 2,000 miles. This comes after the team's Rob Burdett and Ga...

To continue reading this article...

Join Professional Adviser

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, industry insights and market intelligence.
  • Stay ahead of the curve with spotlights on emerging trends and technologies
  • Receive breaking news stories straight to your inbox in the daily newsletters.
  • Make smart business decisions with the latest developments in regulation, investing retirement and protection.
  • Members-only access to the editor’s weekly Friday commentary
  • 
 Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes.

Join

 

Already a Professional Adviser member?

Login

More on Companies

Benchmark seals deals with two more advisory firms

Benchmark seals deals with two more advisory firms

Bought 100% of Advison and 49% of Chartered Independent

Jenna Brown
clock 22 November 2022 • 2 min read
Woodhouse: “Sound financial advice is particularly highly valued in difficult macroeconomic conditions."

Evelyn confident in solid inflows and income despite £4bn AUMA drop

Wealth manager publishes third quarter trading update

Hope William-Smith
clock 07 November 2022 • 2 min read
SJP chief executive Andrew Croft

SJP reports £5bn drop in funds amid modest third quarter flows

Inflows offset by surrenders and investment loss

Kathleen Gallagher
clock 20 October 2022 • 1 min read