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Andrew Milligan

Head of Global Strategy

Andrew advises the CEO and the senior fund management team with economic and market analysis. He is a member of the Global Investment Group forming the House View. The Strategy team writes the Global Series of research publications for clients, and is part of the group at Aberdeen Standard Investments which overseas a broad range of multi-asset funds.

He joined Standard Life Investments (now Aberdeen Standard Investments) in 2000 as Global Investment Strategist before being appointed Head of Global Strategy in January 2001.

Prior to that, he was employed by HM Treasury, followed by Lloyds Bank where he was an Economic Adviser, and Smith New Court as an International Economist. In 1994, he was appointed Chief Economist with New Japan Securities Europe. He then moved to Morley Fund Management (now Aviva Investors) in 1996 to take up the position of Director of Economic Research & Business Risk.

Andrew is Head of Global Strategy at Aberdeen Standard Investments.

Andrew Milligan, Head of Global Strategy

Articles by Andrew Milligan

Market review: Brexit extension, volatility to continue, but some positive signs

Market review: Brexit extension, volatility to continue, but some positive signs

Volatility is something we have to learn to live with as investors.

Andrew Milligan

November 12, 2019

Market review: what to focus on in volatile times

Market review: what to focus on in volatile times

More firms want to show their ‘green‘ credentials, or are responding to pressures from both private and business investors.

Andrew Milligan

October 14, 2019

Market review: Brexit continues to dominate the headlines

Market review: Brexit continues to dominate the headlines

With the political situation surrounding Brexit moving dramatically by the day, it’s difficult to be certain about the possible outcome and the implications for financial markets.

Andrew Milligan

September 11, 2019

Market review: the falling pound, oil price concerns and interest rate outlook

Market review: the falling pound, oil price concerns and interest rate outlook

Aberdeen Standard Investments’ Head of Global Strategy, Andrew Milligan, considers the outlook for the pound and interest rates, tensions in the Middle East and the escalating US-China trade war.

Andrew Milligan

August 12, 2019

Market review: Brexit, trade wars and global tensions

Market review: Brexit, trade wars and global tensions

Aberdeen Standard Investments’ Andrew Milligan considers key issues affecting investors, including the US-China trade war truce, Brexit and the UK retail sector.

Andrew Milligan

July 10, 2019

Market review: mid-year reflections and what could lie ahead

Market review: mid-year reflections and what could lie ahead

Andrew Milligan, Head of Global Strategy at Aberdeen Standard Investments, considers the US-China trade war, emerging markets, UK interest rates and the Eurozone.

Andrew Milligan

June 6, 2019

Market review:  Brexit uncertainty lingers, Europe flounders and US tightens oil sanctions

Market review: Brexit uncertainty lingers, Europe flounders and US tightens oil sanctions

Andrew Milligan, Head of Global Strategy at Aberdeen Standard Investments, considers the UK high street and interest rates, and how markets are responding to the US tightening Iranian oil sanctions.

Andrew Milligan

May 3, 2019

Market review – politics takes centre stage

Market review – politics takes centre stage

Andrew Milligan, Head of Global Strategy at Aberdeen Standard Investments, considers politics, interest rates and whether a recession is really looming.

Andrew Milligan

April 10, 2019