MONTREAL, June 12, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Standard Life is proud to
recognize the talent of Romain Bui and Mathieu Leclerc, two Finance
students from HEC Montréal and members of the Standard Life-HEC
Montréal Fund management committee. Both students have earned a $2,000
grant for their exceptional work as portfolio analysts and managers of
the Fund. Bui and Leclerc each hold a bachelor's degree in Finance and
are currently working on their master's at HEC Montréal.
About the Standard Life-HEC Montréal Fund:
The Standard Life-HEC Montréal Fund was created in 1999 with a $2
million endowment. It now has a market value of nearly $4.4 million,
making it the second-largest student fund in Canada. Finance and
Economics students on the management committee act as portfolio
analysts and managers. They report to a team of professors from the
Department of Finance and to Standard Life and Standard Life
Investments Inc. representatives.
For the fourth straight year, the Fund took first place in the 2011
Redefining Investment Strategy Education (RISE) Forum, in the balanced
fund category. The competition brought together participants from over
100 universities in 65 countries.
About Standard Life
Standard Life plc is a leading long-term savings and investment company
headquartered in Edinburgh, Scotland. Standard Life has around 6
million customers worldwide and operates in the United Kingdom, Europe,
North America and Asia Pacific, and globally with Standard Life
In Canada, Standard Life has been doing business for almost 180 years.
Standard Life Financial Inc., which wholly owns The Standard Life
Assurance Company of Canada and Standard Life Mutual Funds Ltd., is
Standard Life plc's largest operation outside the UK. With about 2,000
employees, it provides long-term savings, investment and insurance
solutions to more than 1.4 million Canadians, including group benefit
and retirement plan members.
As of March 31, 2012, Standard Life plc had C$330 billion in assets
under administration, including C$42 billion in Canada through Standard
Image with caption: "Nicolas Sirois, Investment Risk at Standard Life and head of the Standard Life-HEC Montréal Fund supervisory committee; Romain Bui, student; Roger Renaud, President of Standard Life Investments Inc.; Mathieu Leclerc, student; Martin Boyer, Finance professor at HEC Montréal and head of the Fund management committee. (CNW Group/STANDARD LIFE)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20120612_C7732_PHOTO_EN_14987.jpg
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