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Swiss asset manager GAM continues to invest in London

The Zurich-headquartered company is moving all of its offices in the capital into a new, state-of-the-art complex in the City.

Global Asset Managemen (GAM) has announced that it has entered into lease agreements to move its London offices to the 160,000 sq ft 8 Finsbury Circus development.

The company will consolidate its three offices in the St James’s district, where it has been based since 1983, into its new, larger headquarters in the City.

All London-based staff are expected to move into the 42,000 sq ft office space in the first quarter of 2019.

Group CEO Alexander S. Friedman said: “I am pleased that we have found a world class building to bring all of our London-based teams together, promoting greater communication and collaboration in a modern working environment.

“This move will also further improve the efficiency of our London operations.”

GAM is one of the world’s leading independent, pure-play asset managers. It provides active investment solutions and products for institutions, financial intermediaries and private investors.

The core investment business is complemented by private labelling services, which include management company and other support services to third-party institutions.

GAM employs over 900 people in 13 countries with investment centres in London, Cambridge, Zurich, Hong Kong, New York, Milan and Lugano.

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