Liam Nunn joins as European Smaller Companies Analyst


London

15 January 2015

Old Mutual Global Investors enhances European Smaller Companies team

Liam Nunn joins as European Smaller Companies Analyst

Old Mutual Global Investors announces that Liam Nunn joined the business on 12 January 2015 as an Analyst for the Old Mutual Europe (ex UK) Smaller Companies Fund (“the Fund”), a sub fund of the Old Mutual Global Investors Series Plc, a Dublin domiciled umbrella fund.

The Fund, which launched in November 2014, is managed by Ian Ormiston who joined Old Mutual Global Investors in October 2014. It aims to achieve long-term capital growth through investing in smaller companies in Europe (ex UK). The portfolio holds between 40 and 55 stocks, each with an equal weighting.

Liam will support Ian on the development of the fund by adding depth and expertise to the fundamental process. He joins Old Mutual Global Investors from Schroders, where he worked as Pan- European Equity Analyst, focusing particularly on the Pan European technology, gaming and house building sectors. Prior to that Liam was UK Equity Analyst at Schroders.

Ian Ormiston comments:

“Hiring Liam demonstrates our commitment to growing the Old Mutual Europe (ex UK) Smaller Companies Fund. We believe the diversity of the European Small Cap market offers great investment opportunities. Liam’s skills will help to ensure we focus on high quality, true small cap companies that can add real value to investors.”

Liam Nunn biographical details:

Liam started his career as a graduate trainee at Premier Asset management in September 2010 before joining Schroders in August 2011 where he was part of the highly successful UK equity desk and latterly the Pan-European core large cap team. He graduated from Durham University in 2010 with First Class Honours in Philosophy, Politics and Economics.

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Notes for Editors:

Old Mutual Global Investors:

Old Mutual Global Investors has grown strongly since its creation in August 2012 and now has assets under management of £17.4 billion*.   The team consists of 203 industry professionals, including a team of 52 investment professionals. As part of Old Mutual Group it has a strong financial parent to support the activation of its business strategy. Old Mutual Global Investors is the asset management division of Old Mutual Wealth. To find out more information please go to:  www.omglobalinvestors.com

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Old Mutual Wealth:

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  • Financial advice via the Intrinsic network and independent financial advisers
  • Platform based wealth management products and services via Old Mutual Wealth in the UK and Old Mutual International globally
  • Asset management solutions via Old Mutual Global Investors 

Old Mutual Wealth currently oversees £82.2* billion in customer investments. 

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*as at 30 September 2014

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