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Baillie Gifford fund attracts £2bn nine months after soft-closing
The Baillie Gifford Diversified Growth fund of funds has grown by £2 billion since soft-closing last year.
M&G names James Tomlins as co-manager on £1.3bn bond fund
The former Cazenove manager will work on the High Yield Corporate Bond fund with Stefan Isaacs.
M&G replaces Riddell on Emerging Markets Bond fund
M&G has appointed Claudia Calich as manager of the M&G Emerging Markets Bond fund, with Mike Riddell stepping back to focus on other products.
Chatfeild-Roberts: Jupiter does not tolerate weak managers
Jupiter Asset Management chief investment officer John Chatfeild-Roberts has stressed the group’s willingness to remove underperforming fund managers as part of its commitment to excellence.
M&G's Lord: how we're going to deal with high inflation
Ben Lord, manager of the £775 million M&G UK Inflation Linked Corporate Bond fund, has recognised that ‘inflation isn’t a problem at the moment’, predicting that UK inflation will continue to hover around the 3% mark in the months ahead.
Psigma closes Becket’s sub-scale £20m Dynamic Multi Asset fund
The fund has been closed as part of an ongoing consolidation drive that also saw the closure of Neil Cumming’s UK Growth fund, which had under £1 million in assets, during the summer.