F&C's Ted Scott will not be returning to work next week as planned.
The group has received notice from Scott's physician that while he is making progress, the manager has been signed off for a further three months.
The star manager was signed off in November suffering side effects from a head injury sustained over 20 years ago.
Scott's Stewardship Growth and Income funds, wil continue to be run by co-manager Hilary Aldridge and Opportunities manager Phil Doel, who took on his portfolios in his absence.Investment Week
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