Premier Asset Management manages funds totalling £2.8bn on behalf of over 60,000 investors, as at 30 May 2014. The fund range includes equities, multi-asset, bonds, property and the Premier UK Money Market fund. Premier also offers a portfolio management service for investors.
Paul Pugh was appointed head of strategic partnerships at the start of 2014. He is responsible for developing the distribution of Premier’s funds, portfolio management service and investment outsourcing proposition with key partners such as regional advisory firms, networks and life companies. In May, Paul Keogh and Richard Farquhar joined the team with responsibility for regional sales in the south east and Scotland respectively.
A number of rebrands took place last year amongst Premier’s funds. The Alternative Strategies fund was renamed the Premier Diversified fund and is now targeting capital growth through a multi-asset mandate. The Premier Global Strategic Growth, Premier Global Alpha Growth and Premier China Enterprise funds were also merged into a larger equity fund and is managed by Jake Robbins.