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Personal Assets Trust MD dies

Personal Assets Trust managing director Ian Rushbrook died yesterday following a short period of illness.

F&C Asset Management currently provides administrative and company secretarial services to the independently managed investment trust. It will provide increased support to the executive team of Robin Angus and Steven Budge while the board undertakes a management review.

The board of Personal Assets Trust says its thoughts are very much with lan’s family at this difficult time.

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