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SWIP appoints investment director

Scottish Widows Investment Partnership has appointed David Keir as investment director of UK equities. Keir will join in January from Edinburgh Fund Managers, where he was investment manager covering UK equities. He will assume responsibility for retail funds.

SWIP says his appointment completes its recruitment drive.

Head of UK equities Robert Waugh says: “We now have a full complement of investment directors in our team who are all skilled analysts as well as fund managers.”

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