Link Fund Solutions criticised for role in Woodford suspension - reports

'Asleep at the wheel'

Neil Woodford of Woodford Investment Management

Neil Woodford of Woodford Investment Management

Link Fund Solutions has been accused of "falling asleep" at the wheel over its role in overseeing the suspension of Neil Woodford's eponymous Equity Income fund, according to the FT.

The criticism of Link came to light over the weekend, as it was revealed the firm played an instrumental part in the closures of two other high-profile UK fund closures in its previous guise as Capita...

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