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Standard Life adds 52 funds to FundZone

Standard Life has expanded its mutual funds platform FundZone by adding another 52 funds.

The new funds come from M&G, New Star, Norwich Union, Rensburg, Royal London and Standard Life, with both NU and Royal London new to FundsZone.

The funds are spread across property, specialist, bonds, UK equities, overseas equities and managed sectors

Standard Life head of investment development Graham Dow says: “We are committed to continually improving and expanding the investment choice we offer our customers. The inclusion of this latest range of funds demonstrates this.

“One particular highlight is the recently launched New Star International Property Fund. We expect this to be of great interest to our advisers and their clients, as it will provide them with the opportunity to invest in the UK’s first authorised open-ended international direct commercial property fund.”

Norwich Union Collective Investments director Neil Davies says: “We are pleased to announce that 37 Norwich Union funds will now be available on FundZone, enabling a wider range of customers to take advantage of our investment offering. The availability of these Norwich Union funds demonstrates Standard Life’s aim to provide their customers with choice from a wide mix of the best funds available.”

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