Fulcrum Asset Management boost investment team with macro-strategy hire

London, Monday 4th September – Fulcrum Asset Management (Fulcrum) today confirms the appointment of Marc Semaan as a Multi-Asset Strategist. He will provide further depth of resource to Fulcrum’s investment team.

With some ten years’ market experience, Marc joins from Aviva Investors’ AIMS Team where he held a similar role. Prior to this he was a Macro Strategist at Friends Life Investments where he developed a global macro research structure to support the fixed income teams. Before this, he worked at Brandywine Global Investment Management as a Global Macro Research Analyst.

Commenting on the appointment, Andrew Stevens, Fulcrum’s Chief Executive said: “We continue to invest in attracting the highest calibre of investment professionals, believing that it is the intellectual rigour which we apply to asset allocation that sets us apart from our peers. It forms the bedrock on which our business is built and Marc’s excellent reputation for providing macro strategic insight will further enhance our capabilities.”

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About Fulcrum Asset Management
Founded in 2004, Fulcrum Asset Management is an independent, employee owned business with a global client base of institutions, wealth managers and private investors. It has assets under management of £5.1bn. The Fulcrum team totals 67 individuals that includes economists, asset class specialists and researchers.

Fulcrum provides investors with both multi-asset solutions and the component parts of these solutions as independent standalone strategies. The Discretionary Multi-Asset Funds are Fulcrum’s Diversified Growth, Diversified Absolute Return and Diversified Core Absolute Return strategies. The component parts available as individual funds include Fulcrum Fixed Income Absolute Return and Fulcrum Commodity strategies as well as a range of Alternative Beta strategies. All Fulcrum funds offer transparency, liquidity and competitive fee structures.