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Our 'Talking with' series looks at the industry's leading heads, talking candidly on their experiences and mentors. Find out how they started, what a typical day is like and what they do to relax.
Talking with Richard Buxton
Head of UK Equities at Merian Global Investors
Talking with David Cumming
Chief Investment Officer, Equities at Aviva Investors
Talking with Audrey Ryan
Investment Manager at Kames Capital
Talking with Michael Gruener
Head of EMEA Retail at BlackRock
Talking with Peter Harrison
Group Chief Executive at Schroders
Talking with Jasper Berens
Head of Distribution at Artemis
Talking with Jonathan Platt
Head of Fixed Income, Royal London Asset Management
Talking with Karen Ward
Chief Market Strategist for EMEA, J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Talking with Hans Georgeson
Talking with Justin Onuekwusi
Head of Retail Multi-Asset Funds, Legal and General
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Following today's announcement that long-standing co-manager of the Threadneedle High Yield Bond fund, Barrie Whitman, will be retiring at the end of the...
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