UK - Essex County Council Pension Fund has appointed Martin Currie to run a £45m UK active equity mandate.
Martin Quinn, head of investments at Essex County Council Pension Superannuation Fund, said: “We were impressed by Martin Currie’s ownership, investment process, presentation and track record.”
Allan MacLeod, head of sales at Martin Currie, said: “We’re delighted to have been selected for this mandate. Essex County Council and their advisers were looking for experienced stock-pickers with proven performance and a robust investment process. We were able to deliver on all three. This confirms our position as a leading manager in the UK active equity sector.”
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