Aberdeen/Standard Life merger enables firm to compete in the US

Helen Morrissey
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Aberdeen/Standard Life merger enables firm to compete in the US

The potential merger between Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life will give the combined firm the scale to compete effectively in the US.

On 6 March both firms announced that an agreement had been reached and they were recommending the deal to shareholders. It is expected the combined firm would run around £660bn in assets. Speaki...

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