May 24 (Reuters) - Old Mutual Plc
* Response to media speculation
* Will update market as and when appropriate
* Can confirm that it is continuing to assess options available to it with regard to preferred route to effect managed separation announced on March 11 2016.
* As a consequence of decision to proceed with managed separation of Old Mutual, we expect to receive interest in our assets periodically Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: