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F&C recruits Mann to emerging debt desk

F&C Asset Management has recruited Jonathan Mann as director, emerging debt.

Mann joins from Standard Asset Management, which is a division of Standard Bank.

He will report to Helene Williamson who is head of emerging debt.

Mann has worked for CRU International and GT Asset Management (now Invesco Perpetual), joining Standard Asset Management in 2004 where he has been managing Latin American and Asian bonds.

F&C head of emerging debt Helene Williamson says: “Emerging debt has been a key growth area for us and we anticipate further expansion as pension funds and insurance companies look to diversify beyond the mainstream asset classes.”

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