Standard Life

Phoenix Group could cut 500 Edinburgh finance jobs following automation investment

Around 500 finance jobs could be lost in Edinburgh over the next three years after Phoenix Group announced a new investment in automation.

Published 13 November 2019

Aberdeen Standard Investments launches eight index tracker funds exclusively available on wrap and elevate platforms

Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) has launched three equity and five fixed income index tracker funds on Standard Life’s Wrap and Elevate platforms.

Published 14 May 2019

Standard Life appoints head of Brexit strategy

Edinburgh-based Standard Life has announced the appointment of Paul McGhee as head of Brexit strategy.

Published 26 May 2017

Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management merger to create 'world-class company'

The proposed merger of Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management will create "a world-class investment company", Aberdeen's co-founder and chief executive Martin Gilbert has said.

Published 20 March 2017

Standard Life appoints new Global Talent and Organisational Development Director

Standard Life has announced the appointment of Stephen Lochhead to the role of Global Talent and Organisational Development Director.

Published 1 June 2016

Standard Life snaps up Munro Partnership

1825, Standard Life’s wholly-owned financial planning business, has established a Scottish regional office with the announcement today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Munro Partnership Limited with assets under advice of over £600 million.

Published 21 March 2016

Standard Life warns on higher Scottish income tax

Edinburgh-based Standard Life  has warned that the prospect of higher income tax, imposed by Holyrood, poses an increasing risk to its business.

Published 29 February 2016

Standard Life wins four accolades at SBI ceremony

Standard Life claimed four accolades at an awards ceremony sponsored by Scottish Business Insider on Wednesday night.

Published 11 September 2015

Standard Life appoints lawyer from RBS

Standard Life today announced that Rushad Abadan has been appointed Group General Counsel and will join the company in early 2016, leaving the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS).

Published 10 September 2015

Standard Life highlights heritage in new financial planning arm

Standard Life will hark back to its heritage by naming its new financial planning business after the year the long-term investment savings company was founded.

Published 14 July 2015