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Schroders further expands Insurance Asset Management team

Schroders is today pleased to announce the appointment of David Thompson who has joined Schroders Insurance Asset Management team as a Client Director responsible for relationship development.

22/10/2013

Schroders is today pleased to announce the appointment of David Thompson who has joined Schroders Insurance Asset Management team as a Client Director responsible for relationship development.

David joins from ECM Asset Management where he held the position of Head of Sales and Marketing from 2011. Prior to that David was responsible for the investment manager research team at the consultancy, Redington. He also has a lengthy background in Fixed Income capital markets.

Paul Forshaw, Head of Insurance Asset Management, Schroders commented:

“Over the last 12 months we have grown significantly the number of insurance client relationships we support and we are expanding our team to position for further growth.

“David brings specialist investment skills, including significant fixed income expertise, and a wealth of experience covering the Chief Investment Officers of insurance companies. We are very excited about what he will bring in terms of our ability to engage with the insurance client base at an expert level globally.”

For further information, please contact:

Estelle Bibby, Senior PR Manager, Schroders

Tel: +44 (0)20 7658 3431 / estelle.bibby@schroders.com / +44 (0)7770 496163

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Schroders plc

Schroders is a global asset management company with £255.8 billion (EUR298.5 billion/$388.0 billion)* under management as at 02 July 2013. Our clients are major financial institutions including pension funds, banks and insurance companies, local and public authorities, governments, charities, high net worth individuals and retail investors.

With one of the largest networks of offices of any dedicated asset management company, we operate from 34 offices in 27 countries across Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Middle East. Schroders has developed under stable ownership for over 200 years and long-term thinking governs our approach to investing, building client relationships and growing our business. *Source: Schroders, all data as at 02 July 2013, including Cazenove Capital assets under management

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