Axa confirms emerging market hires

Axa Framlington has confirmed it has hired two former Threadneedle managers to replace its departing emerging markets team.

Julian Thompson
Julian Thompson

Julian Thompson will take up a position as head of global emerging markets, an equivalent position to his role at Threadneedle.

Jules Mort will become senior portfolio manager.

Both managers will start with Axa in London by the end of the year.