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Standard Life hires emerging market debt team

Standard Life has today announced it is creating an emerging market bonds team to be led by head of emerging market debt, Richard House.

House joins Standard Life from Threadneedle Asset Management, where he held the same role.

The emerging market bonds team will include House’s Threadneedle colleagues Mark Baker and Nicolas Jaquier who join as investment directors for global emerging market bonds.

Rod Paris, head of investments at Standard Life Investments, says: “I believe that the strategic decision to increase our capability in emerging market bonds will enhance the suite of solutions we have designed to help clients achieve their investment targets. (article continues below)

“As well as bringing the ability to run emerging market bond mandates the new team will also enrich the many global fixed income and multi-asset strategies that are run by Standard Life Investments.”

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