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Standard Life launches European equity income fund

Standard Life Investments has launched a new European equity income fund.

The fund, which will be managed by Will James, targets a yield of 115 per cent of that on the FTSE Europe ex UK index together with potential for capital appreciation over the longer-term.

It will invest mainly in high yielding European equities with the potential for some exposure to convertibles, fixed interest and cash.

James joined the European team at Standard Life Investments as an investment Director in 2007 after working at Adam Investment Management for five years.

Standard Life Investments head of mutual & life fund investments Jacqueline Kerr says: “This fund has been launched in response to increased demand from UK investors seeking access to the diversity of equity income from outside the UK.”

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