Consolidation in the asset management industry, Standard Life and Aberdeen merger

On Monday 6 March 2017, Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management announced an agreement aimed at creating the U.K.'s largest fund manager, through an £11bn ($13.5bn) all-share transaction. Standard Life has a market capitalization of £7.15bn and employs 6,300 people around the world (5,500 in the UK). On the other hand, Aberdeen has a market … Continue reading Consolidation in the asset management industry, Standard Life and Aberdeen merger