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RLAM poaches Gartmore head of UK equities

Royal London Asset Management has appointed Andrew Carter as its new chief investment officer.

Carter, who will join RLAM in September, leaves Gartmore, where he was head of UK equities and a member of its investment executive committee.

He has been at Gartmore for 14 years and head of its UK equities team since 1999.

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