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Jupiter opens staff fund to public

Jupiter is to open its staff investment funds to the public under the name Merlin Balanced, aligning it with its three other Merlin vehicles managed by John Chatfeild Roberts.

The 41m Jupiter Neptune fund, as it has been historically known, houses money paid to Jupiter employees following the take-over of the group by Commerzbank.

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