CEOs Come and Go, But Investors Must Stay the Course

Editor's Views: Investors should hold their nerve despite the flurry of changes at the top of Britain's boardrooms, and why spa breaks and pensions should never mix

Holly Black 4 October, 2019 | 10:33AM

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It’s been a big week of change: Martin Gilbert is leaving Standard Life Aberdeen, Invesco’s chief investment officer is stepping down, and there are changes at the board of Woodford Patient Capital Trust.

Revolving Doors

On the stock market, Tesco’s Dave Lewis announced his departure and BP’s boss is stepping down. I can barely keep up. Apparently, this year on the FTSE 100, there have been 10 bosses step down and a further eight announce their departure who haven’t quite left the building yet. What’s going on?

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Holly Black  is Senior Editor, Morningstar.co.uk

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