SVM's Lawson: Positive discrimination is not the way to tackle diversity

Emphasis on grassroots education encouraged

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Margaret Lawson of SVM Asset Management
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Margaret Lawson of SVM Asset Management

Margaret Lawson, founding director of SVM Asset Management, speaks to Tom Eckett about the biggest risks to the market, the state of the UK economy and the ways in which the asset management industry can improve diversity.

Margaret Lawson, who has 38 years' experience in asset management, joined SVM as a founding director in 1990 from FS Assurance, where she was lead manager of the FS Balanced Growth fund. As well as...

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