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  1. River and Mercantile Group bolsters U.K. institutional distribution team

    trueJenny Yoe was named managing director, head of U.K. institutional for River and Mercantile Group, one of four recruitments or promotions for the U.K. institutional distribution team.

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  1. Aviva Investors fined $27 million for trading violations

    trueAviva Investors was fined £17.6 million ($27.2 million) by the U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority for violations related to the management of a number of portfolios within its fixed-income business.

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  2. Buck hires consultant for U.K.

    trueWilliam Parry was named investment consultant at Buck Consultants.

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  3. Man Group to expand equities business with NewSmith acquisition

    trueMan Group will acquire NewSmith's investment management unit, adding $1.2 billion of assets to the alternative money manager's business, and adding to its existing equities business under Man GLG.

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  4. Standard Life Investments expands infrastructure debt team

    trueAlex Campbell was named investment director for infrastructure debt at Standard Life Investments, a spokeswoman said.

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  5. Franklin Templeton names emerging markets debt portfolio manager

    trueStephanie Ouwendijk joined Franklin Templeton Investments as a vice president and portfolio manager in the firm’s emerging markets debt opportunities team.

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  6. BNP Paribas Investment Partners adds global equity head, senior portfolio managers

    trueSimon Roberts joined BNP Paribas Investment Partners as head of the global equity team, to create a new institutional strategy.

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  7. AMP boosts infrastructure debt team in London

    trueRoopa Murthy joined AMP Capital as a director and Giles Gray joined as an associate on the firm's infrastructure debt team in London.

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  8. University of Reading enrolls new administrator

    trueUniversity of Reading Employees' Pension Fund appointed Barnett Waddingham to provide administration services.

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  9. NEST CEO to leave fund at end of year

    trueTim Jones resigned effective year-end as CEO of National Employment Savings Trust.

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  10. U.K. pension funding shortfall soars 35% to record high in January

    trueThe total deficit of occupational pension funds covered by the U.K. Pension Protection Fund’s 7800 index increased 38% to a record £367.5 billion ($559.8 billion) in January.

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  11. La Francaise takes stake in Fred Alger Management U.K. subsidiary

    trueParis-based money manager La Francaise took a 49.9% interest in Alger Management Ltd., the London-based subsidiary of Fred Alger Management.

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  12. ScottishPower completes longevity swap for pension fund

    trueScottishPower U.K. PLC completed a longevity insurance swap with Abbey Life Assurance Co., a Deutsche Bank subsidiary, for its ScottishPower Pension Scheme.

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  13. Aberdeen adds diversified growth executive

    trueMike Brooks was appointed co-lead of diversified growth strategies for Aberdeen Asset Management’s investment solutions business.

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