Wealth manager Rathbones is in 'exclusive' talks with rival Smith & Williamson over a merger deal worth up to £2bn, according to the Sunday Times.
The paper said Rathbones was in discussion with its smaller rival about an all-share tie-up. It said market sources placed the value of Smith & Williamson at between £500m and £600m. Rathbones manages...
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