5 December 2018

Australian mandate win for leading UK Global Equity Fund Manager

In partnership with local distributor, Ironbark Asset Management, UK based firm Royal London Asset Management (‘Royal London’) has successfully been awarded an institutional mandate with Nikko Asset Management (‘Nikko AM’) for Australia/New Zealand.
The mandate was awarded to Royal London for their Global Equity Select Strategy, which is a concentrated approach to global equity investing. Applying their Economic Return and Corporate Life Cycle Frameworks, Peter Rutter, Head of Global Equities and his team construct a differentiated portfolio. Their proven investment process generates high stock specific risk and exposures that have driven excess returns for the strategy in 15 out of the 17 year history.
Nikko AM’s Charl Marais said, “Engaging a differentiated global equity approach brings confidence to our multi-manager global equity strategy. We’re confident that Peter and his team will contribute positively to the ongoing success of our 10-year track record in manager selection.”
Ironbark’s Head of Distribution, Alex Donald comments, “We’re delighted to see that an award winning global company like Nikko AM entrust Royal London. We take great pride in providing best-in-class solutions to our clients and believe that Royal London will be a great fit in their institutional solution.”

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