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Allianz's US$2t job: Meet the woman in charge of Pimco

Jackie Hunt has little background in money management, but on her watch the fund manager reported its first net inflows since 2013

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A mother of two teenagers, Ms Hunt says she likes to know what makes people tick. The 48-year-old South African says she's also learnt that being dogmatic creates unnecessary conflict.

WALK down a side alley in Munich, beneath apartments with net curtains in the windows, past figures of female superheroes on a cafe storefront, and you come to the unprepossessing headquarters of a US$2 trillion asset manager. On the fifth floor, an elegantly dressed woman leans forward to field...

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