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SVM launches global opportunities fund

SVM has launched a global opportunities fund which will be co-managed by Colin McLean and Donald Robertson.

The independent fund management group’s new fund launch coincides with the appointment of Victoria Lockett as its new investment sales manager.

Lockett previously worked at Montague Capital and Skandia and will look after SVM’s intermediary relationships in the Midlands and the South West.

During the launch period between May 15 and and June 5, the fund will offer units for £1, allowing intermediaries to take up to 5.25 per cent commission or rebate the initial charge to clients.

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