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    Exelerating UK Roundup week 48: what happened this week?

    Exelerating keeps track of financial institutions by monitoring over 1350 web pages of pension funds and asset managers every day for relevant changes. Within our weekly “Roundup” section we show the most important news that was posted last week on the pages we follow. The most important news of the past week is as follows:…

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    Jaguar Pension Plan and Land Rover Pension Scheme: Trustee Board Changes

    Jaguar Pension Plan and Land Rover Pension Scheme publish in their November newsletter: “Thanks to our departing Trustee Karen Barber. A Member Nominated Trustee Director, Karen resigned from the post on 18 July 2018. We would like to thank Karen for her contributions to the Board. Thanks also to Graham Squires, Secretary to the Trustee,…

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  • Lothian appoints new Chief Executive: Doug Heron

    Lothian Pension Fund publishes on its website: “Doug Heron is to be the new Chief Executive of the £6.7bn Lothian Pension Fund, the second largest Local Government Pension Scheme in Scotland. Doug will take up his appointment in February 2019. Doug Heron is to be the new Chief Executive of the £6.7bn Lothian Pension Fund,…

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  • Fidelity International launches Sustainable Water and Waste Fund

    Fidelity publishes on its website: “London, 29 November 2018: Fidelity International (Fidelity) today announces the launch of the Fidelity Funds – Sustainable Water and Waste Fund, a new fund focusing on sustainable investment opportunities within the water and waste management sectors. With over 70% of the world’s population expected to live in cities by 2050, there is…

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  • Aviva Investors strengthens in emerging market equities

    Aviva publishes on its website: “(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), today announces the appointment of Aaron Armstrong as Portfolio Manager, Global Emerging Market Equities, as part of the ongoing strengthening of its Equities capabilities. Aaron joins Aviva Investors from Alquity Investment Management, where he worked for over…

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  • Candriam appoints Derek Brander as Head of UK Distribution

    Candriam publishes on its website: “Candriam announces the appointment of Derek Brander as Head of UK Distribution, based in London. Derek was previously UK Wholesale Director at Candriam. Established in 2012, London has become an increasingly important and growing centre for Candriam, with important portfolio management functions including the EM debt team, consultant relations and…

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  • TPT: Heather Quelch appointed as Head of Pensions Administration

    TPT publishes on its website: “TPT Retirement Solutions (TPT), one of the UK’s leading providers of workplace pension schemes, has appointed Heather Quelch as Head of Pensions Administration. Heather will be responsible for operational services to TPT’s pension scheme members and employers, which cover administration and client servicing. She has 33 years of experience in…

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