UK – State Street Global Advisors, the ninth largest manager of European pension fund assets, has hired a fund manager from Henderson Global Investors.

Christopher Handley joins State Street as investment manager in the indexation team, responsible for UK and international equity portfolios. He joins from Henderson, where he was a passive fund manager.

He takes on a similar role to Adam Wake, who has left State Street to pursue other opportunities. State Street has around 59.8 billion euros in European pension assets under management.