TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 8, 2016) - Brookfield Investment Management Inc. today announced that Leonardo Anguiano will assume portfolio management responsibilities for the Brookfield Global Infrastructure Securities Income Fund (TSX:BGI.UN) (the "Fund") alongside Co-Portfolio Manager Craig Noble, who has been a portfolio manager since the launch of the Fund and has led the firm's infrastructure securities investing platform since its inception. Sam Arnold, the current Co-Portfolio Manager on the Fund, is leaving the firm effective September 14, 2016.
Mr. Anguiano joined Brookfield over a year ago to take on a leadership role within the listed infrastructure team. He has been a senior analyst covering several infrastructure sectors globally, with a focus on European infrastructure companies. In his expanded role, Leonardo brings to the team nearly 20 years of infrastructure experience, including direct infrastructure investments, sell-side research, capital raising and IPO processes, and public securities investing.
Brookfield Investment Management (Canada) Inc. and Brookfield Investment Management Inc. (together, the "Firm") are the manager and investment manager of the Fund, respectively, and represent the public securities platform of Brookfield Asset Management.
The Firm provides listed real assets strategies including real estate equities, infrastructure equities, real asset debt and diversified real assets. With over $16 billion of assets under management as of June 30, 2016, the Firm manages separate accounts, registered funds and opportunistic strategies for institutional and individual clients, including financial institutions, public and private pension plans, insurance companies, endowments and foundations, sovereign wealth funds and high net worth investors. Headquartered in New York, the Firm and its affiliates also maintain offices in Boston, Chicago, Hong Kong, London and Toronto. Further information is available at www.brookfieldim.com. Brookfield Investment Management Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Brookfield Asset Management, a leading global alternative asset manager with approximately $250 billion of assets under management as of June 30, 2016. For more information, go to www.brookfield.com.
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