Morningstar adds to research team

Jackie Beard, a fellow of the Securities Institute and MSI Diploma holder, has joined Morningstar’s UK research team. Beard’s 18 years in financial services includes nine in fund analysis. Formerly with Forsyth Partners (now part of Old Broad Street Research), Beard was responsible for the management of broker funds and was also co-chair of the Forsythe-OBSR ratings committee.