News & Views

M&G Property Portfolio reopening for dealing on 10 May 2021

21 April 2021 - M&G Investment has announced that it will reopen the M&G Property Portfolio for dealing as of midday on 10 May 2021. The decision to lift the suspension has been taken by the Fund’s Authorised Corporate Director (ACD) and its Depositary, who are now satisfied the fund has a suitable liquidity position for customers who wish to sell their investment and for those who wish to remain invested. The Financial Conduct Authority has also been notified.

Change of manager for Schroder Sterling Corporate Bond fund

14 April 2021 – After eight years at the firm, fund manager Jonathan Golan has decided to leave Schroders and will be joining the fixed income team at Man GLG.

Chelsea wins Refinitiv Lipper Award for VT Chelsea Managed Fund range

25 March 2021 – Chelsea has been named winner of the Best Mixed Asset Small Fund Family Group Over Three Years in the Refinitiv Lipper Fund Awards, United Kingdom 2021.

Budget 2021 – good news for investors

3 March 2021 - Rishi Sunak, Chancellor of the Exchequer, gave his annual Budget today.And with a national debt in excess of £400 billion, all eyes were focused on how this debt will be paid-off.

Merian funds rebranded post-Jupiter merger

15 February 2021 – Jupiter Asset Management has announced that, from today, the Merian funds in its range will be rebranded and renamed Jupiter. Merian Global Investors was created following a management buyout in June 2018. The business was subsequently purchased by Jupiter Asset Management in 2019. As part of the company’s ‘fresh start’, a new logo has been created along with a new Jupiter website, which also goes live today. The Merian website will be retired.

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