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Largest fund on AU database increases distribution to European investors


Standard Life Investments' increases distribution of its Global Absolute Return Strategies fund with a Luxembourg-based SICAV

The largest fund in terms of assets under management in the Absolute UCITS database, Standard Life Investments' Global Absolute Return Strategies, has created a SICAV for continental European investors.

Structured as a sub-fund forming part of Standard Life Investments' Luxembourg-domiciled SICAV range, the fund is now available in Denmark, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Norway, Spain and Sweden.

Phil Barker: Standard Life Investments

The SICAV version is now also available in the United Kingdom, where a unit trust structure has been in place since 2008.

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