Threadneedle wins Swip mandate

Threadneedle has won a £285m UK Equity Income mandate from Scottish Widows Investment Partnership (Swip).

The mandate will form part of Swip’s Multi-Manager UK Equity Income portfolio.

Under co-heads Leigh Harrison and Simon Brazier, Threadneedle’s UK Equities team has grown to 11 members and now runs more than £12 billion. (article continues below)

Recent hires include Brazier, Richard Colwell, James Thorne and Chris Kinder.