Wealth Manager - the site for professional investment managers

Register for full access to Citywire’s Fund Manager database, news and analysis. Registration is free and only takes a minute.

SLI unveils manager line up on former Ignis funds

SLI unveils manager line up on former Ignis funds

Standard Life Investments (SLI) has now transferred over £11 billion of assets from Ignis, following its acquisition of the asset manager.

Eight weeks into what will be an 18-24 month programme, SLI has updated clients with a list of the new managers it has appointed to run the former Ignis mandates.

A number of the previous managers have been made redundant or left following the deal including head of credit Chris Bowie, who left to join TwentyFour, European Growth manager Ian Ormiston and Equity Income manager Graham Ashby.

SLI head of equities David Cumming (pictured) said: ‘We look forward to delivering strong returns for our new Ignis clients.’

Here is the full official line-up.

Fund Name Fund size (appx as at 04/08/14) Fund manager
Ignis Asia Pacific 14,157,955 Will Malcolm
Ignis China Fund 30,597,707 Magdalene Miller
Ignis Global Emerging Markets Equity Fund 138,875,721 Alistair Way
Ignis Intl Global Equity Fund 29,284,181 Mikhail Zverev
Ignis North America 24,068,936 Jeff Morris
Ignis Pan Europe 19,861,550 Tony Hood
Ignis European Smaller Company 76,752,244 Andrew Paisley
Ignis American Growth Fund 116,125,021 Jeff Morris
Ignis Balanced Growth Fund 135,517,702 Henry Flockhart
Ignis Managed Trust 14,470,184 Scott Smith
Ignis European Growth Fund 52,583,204 Kay Eyre
Ignis UK Equity Income Fund 94,394,739 Karen Robertson
Ignis Global Growth Fund 37,301,916 Mikhail Zverev
Ignis Pacific Growth Fund 49,896,407 Will Malcolm
Ignis Smaller Companies Fund 69,754,497 Caspar Trenchard

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 Investment Pulse: the highs and lows of 2014

Investment Pulse: the highs and lows of 2014

This week's Investment Pulse looks back at some of the biggest stories of the year as well as looking forward to 2015.

Play Inside ETFs: Why the US bull-run still has legs

Inside ETFs: Why the US bull-run still has legs

Global equities suffered a sharp sell-off in the third quarter but exchange traded fund investors are continuing to back the US to outperform in 2015

Play Paul Niven: I won't rip up the Foreign & Colonial Trust history book

Paul Niven: I won't rip up the Foreign & Colonial Trust history book

The newly appointed manager of the Foreign & Colonial trust talks about his plans for UK's oldest investment company.

Your Business: Cover Star Club

Manchester wealth firm hires Coutts director for London launch

Manchester wealth firm hires Coutts director for London launch

Former Coutts director Tony Robinson has joined Chartered Wealth Management to head the company’s newly opened London office.

Wealth Manager on Twitter