Full spectrum strategies
LGIM is the investment management arm of Legal & General Group. It is one of Europe's largest asset managers and a major global investor, with assets under management of £983.3bn (as of 31 December 2017).
The company offers strategies across the full spectrum of asset classes, including equities, bonds, property, alternatives and cash, as well as multi-asset strategies tailored to the needs of institutional and retail investors.
LGIM is a leading provider of index fund management. The company has expanded into new markets across Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the US.
FE has added 21 risk-targeted multi-asset funds from six asset managers to its Approved List for the first time to help financial advisers select the "best of breed" vehicles for client portfolios.
Took over from Koch in October
Ceremony on 29 November
Asset management taskforce set up
Spent six years at Legg Mason
Worked at OMGI for eight years
Top of Pridham Report in Q2
Runs five multi-index funds
Follows hire of Stephen Message
Took over in January
Responding to greater regulatory pressures
Part of Investment Week's Managers to Watch series
Ahead of changes under MiFID II
Unclear on job moves
Caused by sterling weakness
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Anticipates further fee pressure
Already has large institutional offering
Managers respond to big question
To head up firm's D2C business