Schroder Investment Solutions to launch income and defensive funds

SIS AUM has increased to £4.5bn

Lauren Mason
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Alex Funk of Schroders

Alex Funk of Schroders

Schroder Investment Solutions (SIS) will launch a best of breed third party income and a fettered defensive multi-asset fund in response to increased adviser demand.

MPS and multi-asset arm SIS, which was launched by Schroder Investment Management in April this year, will add Schroder Defensive Managed to its suite of funds. It will be managed by Schroders' multi-asset team, which is headed up by CIO Johanna Kyrkland. The portfolio will be managed on a strategic asset allocation basis, with assets divided into three buckets - those that protect against inflation, those that generate growth and those that are defensive. The aim of the portfolio is to provide cautious investors with a product that still provides exposure to risk assets. Alex Funk, c...

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