UK - Govett Investment Management is developing a range of discretionary portfolios for smaller pension schemes.
The fund manager aims to build portfolios for clients using a mix of its own and third-party asset managers’ funds.
Managers will look at the whole market to choose the appropriate funds to construct the portfolios. This will ensure that the different funds provide a complimentary and balanced investment approach.
The firm will use research from Investment Manager Selection to help it select third-party funds. It believes the five core satellite funds it has created – cautious, conservative, balanced, balanced growth and opportunity – can provide schemes with attractive growth and income potential.
Govett director of portfolio management Calum Graham said: “While Govett manages a range of competitive funds, no single investment manager can offer the best funds or employ the best fund managers in all markets.
“Our new service offers access to portfolios of world-class fund managers.
“Our ability to select and blend funds from Govett and other leading managers can deliver real benefits to our clients. We can see that there is huge potential for further development and the launch of this service will help to ensure that we continue to assist our customers in reaching their investment goals.”
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