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Schroders poaches Nordic small cap managers from Aktia

The UK asset manager has hired Jan Brännback and Janne Lähdesmäki for its European equities team. The duo recently announced their departure from Aktia and will join the Schroders' Helsinki office around New Year.

Portfolio managers Jan Brännback (l.) and Janne Lähdesmäki are joining Schroders Helsinki office in the new year.

Schroders has hired two new portfolio managers in its Helsinki-based team.

Nordic equity investors Jan Brännback and Janne Lähdesmäki, who specialize in small and micro caps, will join Schroders from Aktia Asset Management around New Year. The duo confirmed their departure from Aktia last week.

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