Wealth Manager - the site for professional investment managers

Register to get unlimited access to all of Citywire’s Fund Manager database. Registration is free and only takes a minute.

JP Morgan revamps AA-rated UK equity team

JP Morgan revamps AA-rated UK equity team

JP Morgan has named lead managers on three UK equity funds, in a shift from its previous team approach.

Citywire AA-rated Ian Butler has become lead manager of the UK Strategic Equity Income fund, with AA-rated Ben Stapley and Thomas Buckingham remaining as portfolio managers.

Similarly, Thomas Buckingham has been appointed lead manager of the UK Higher Income fund and Ben Stapley as lead manager of the UK Strategic Growth fund. The other two members of the team will again remain as portfolio managers on the funds.

‘These changes recognise the talent and significant ongoing contribution of these managers to the performance of the respective strategies,’ said a spokesperson for the firm.

JP Morgan confirmed that the funds’ investment processes and objectives would not change.

Leave a comment!

Please sign in or register to comment. It is free to register and only takes a minute or two.
Citywire TV
Play JPM’s Negyal: Back divis to temper EM volatility

JPM’s Negyal: Back divis to temper EM volatility

Omar Negyal, co-manager of the JPMorgan Global Emerging Markets Income trust, says a dividend approach to emerging markets reduces the volatility of investing in the asset class.

Play WMR: Why Russia will lose this war

WMR: Why Russia will lose this war

Author and journalist Adam Lebor believes a perfect storm is brewing when it comes to the Russian economy. .

Play WMR: Gerard Lyons warns Asia is the real risk, not Russia & Ukraine

WMR: Gerard Lyons warns Asia is the real risk, not Russia & Ukraine

Chief economic adviser to London mayor Boris Johnson outlines the geo-political risks in Asia and explains why the risk of another eurozone crisis must not be underestimated.

Your Business: Cover Star Club

Profile: 'new normal' now is as dangerous as when it was applied to tech

Profile: 'new normal' now is as dangerous as when it was applied to tech

7IM's CIO Chris Darbyshire says he has been re-energised by his new role, but has little time for 'new normal' doom-mongers

Wealth Manager on Twitter