Firm’s global transition management team executes transitions for $723 billion in 2017
LONDON, 4 July 2018 – Global asset manager Russell Investments today announced that the French government’s pension plan sponsor FRR (Fonds de réserve pour les retraites) selected the firm for a new global portfolio transition management mandate.
The FRR will leverage Russell Investments Implementation Service Limited to manage portfolios, when assigned, during transition periods. The transition process will include execution of buy and sell orders on financial instruments originating from the FRR’s asset managers.
This mandate is the third-consecutive for Russell Investments since FRR initially hired the firm in 2010.
“Our transition management value proposition is strong, and we’re very pleased to serve the FRR through this renewed mandate,” said Dominique Dorlipo, president, Russell Investments France. “Our clients in France and globally have come to expect consistency in the quality of our service as well as our dedicated team.”
More information on Russell Investments’ transition management capability is available here.
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