UK - Old Mutual Asset Managers has appointed two new research analysts to boost its quantitative research capability,
Jinhui Luo has joined from Barclays Global Investors, where he was a quantitative modeller specialising in currency management.
Xavier Gerard has returned to Old Mutual after leaving the company for two years to work for State Street Global Advisors as a quantitative analyst.
The team manages US$1.8bn in its global equity market neutral hedge fund programme.
By Rebecca Brittain
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