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Mackay leaving Allfunds Bank

Holly Mackay is leaving Allfunds Bank to pursue other opportunities in the industry after a 12-month tenure as UK director at the firm. Allfunds is undergoing a wider management restructure and a replacement is expected to be appointed shortly.

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