Aberdeen Asset Management PLC (ADN.L)
26 May 2017
LONDON, May 26 Insurer and asset manager Standard Life said it has appointed Paul McGhee as the firm's head of Brexit strategy, as the firm looks to safeguard its half a million European Union customers after Britain leaves the bloc.
LONDON, May 25 The European Union is unlikely to discriminate against asset managers in London who want to run funds inside the bloc after Brexit, the chief executive of Aberdeen Asset Management, Martin Gilbert, said on Thursday.
LONDON, May 12 (IFR) - Paul Mehta is to join Aberdeen Asset Management to head up and build its new loan platform.
LONDON Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management expect to cut 800 jobs, nearly 10 percent of the firms' combined workforce, as part of a merger to create Britain's biggest listed investment manager.
May 9 The combination of Standard Life Plc and Aberdeen Asset Management Plc will be called Standard Life Aberdeen plc when the two fund groups complete their merger, Standard Life said on Tuesday.
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LONDON, May 9 Paul Mehta is set to join Aberdeen Asset Management to head up and grow its new loan platform.
* Appointment of Martin Gilbert as an independent non-executive director of company with immediate effect.
* Shares up 3.2 pct (Adds detail from statement, share reaction, analyst reaction)
SYDNEY/LONDON BHP Billiton on Monday rejected a plan by activist shareholder Elliott Advisors to scrap the miner's dual company structure, split off its oil business and return more cash to investors, saying the costs would outweigh any benefits.