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Widows goes forth

Scottish Widows Investment Partnership is embarking on a series of IFA

roadshows across the country.

The Strength in Partnership series is led by head of retail funds Graham

Campbell. The roadshows will focus on Swip&#39s recent management changes and

how they will affect investment performance.

Campbell will speak on Swip&#39s UK investment strategy and offer his views

on the direction of the UK market in general. Head of global strategy

Andrew November and head of global sectors Graham Wood will also be part of

the line-up. They will be commenting on the importance of cross-border

factors in investing globally and will explain Swip&#39s global investment


The roadshows are taking place until the end of this month in venues such

as Edinburgh, Manchester, Birmingham, London, Bristol and Harrogate.

Director of retail investments Jaki Platt says: “We have a very positive

message to tell IFAs. We now have the people, the processes and the

philosophy in place to compete on a global scale.

“Meeting IFAs face to face through a series of roadshows gives us the

opportunity to answer their questions and ensure we are able to meet their



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