Brewin Dolphin in trading boost as assets climb

Private client investment manager Brewin Dolphin said fourth quarter trading had seen a health rise in assets under management.

Total funds under management for the year to 26 September were £23.2bn, up 13.2 per cent from £20.5m last year.

The company said it is looking forward to 2011 with confidence.

A statement said: “Trading in the fourth quarter has seen commission income nearly reaching the very strong levels recorded in the comparable period last year.”