Three funds saw outflows
Affecting petrol prices
Saw slower revenue and profits
Listing as a separate business
Fell into bear market territory in 2018
Focusing on charity work
Moved to Singapore
Less than four months to go
Offshore version launched in April
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To be run by former hedge fund manager
Implemented minimum criteria
Joined in September 2014
Joined in May 2018
Aiming to save £3.4bn
Will join in February
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