LGIM gets go ahead for European base in Dublin

Authorisation from the Irish regulator

Beth Brearley
LGIM to make Dublin European centre

LGIM to make Dublin European centre

Legal & General Investment Management's (LGIM) Dublin arm, LGIM Managers (Europe) has been authorised by the Irish regulator, the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI), furthering the firm's ambitions to make Dublin its new European centre.

LGIM  announced plans in May 2017 to set up a management company in the Republic of Ireland to manage its EU-domiciled UCITS and Alternative Investment Funds (AIFs), also known as a Super Manco. The funds under the Super Manco include index, active equity, bonds, multi-asset, LDI and money markets strategies. The firm said it is safeguarding against the outcome of the Brexit negotiations, whatever they may be, by ensuring the new management company implements the necessary governance ahead of the UK leaving the EU. The Irish business will leverage LGIM's operations across the UK, the ...

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