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Hay is adding Framlington and Finsbury fund choice

James Hay has added a further 10 third-party funds to its wrap platform. bringing the total available to nearly 1,200.

Six of the 10 funds have income and growth units and both can now be bought through the platform. The additions comprise six Axa Framlington funds and four Close Finsbury portfolios.

Axa Framlington equity income, managed by George Luckraft, is being made available following the fund firm’s decision to reopen the fund after it was soft-closed two years ago.

The company’s Japan, managed bond, monthly income, pan-European bond and UK smaller companies are also now available.

Investors can also now access the Close Finsbury continental European equity, enhanced gilt, Far East equity and Japanese equity funds.

James Hay now offers a total of 1,194 funds from 51 providers.

Regional sales director Shaun Sandiford says: “We are delighted to offer this range of different funds and strategies from two of the most successful fund management companies.

“Axa Framlington offers a range of specialist and dynamic funds managed by some of the biggest names in fund management. The additions include the top-performing Axa Framlington UK smaller companies fund, managed by star fund manager Roger Whiteoak.

“Close Finsbury is an award-winning asset management company providing a range of investment opportunities covering the world’s main stockmarkets and specialist sectors.”


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