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Abbey National Asset Managers appoints head of retail sales

Abbey National Asset Managers has appointed Simon Gordon as head of retail sales in a bid to boost its unit trust presence in the UK IFA market.

Gordon, who was head of retail sales at SLC Asset Management, has 15 years experience in the investment industry and joins as Abbey looks to expand its product offering to IFAs.

The move follows the transfer of £10bn from Aberdeen to AAM in March as part of its acquisition of Scottish Provident.

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