The Investment & Technology 2006 conference –‘A New Paradigm in Funds Management’ – is to be held at the Sydney Hilton Hotel on February 7, with about 30 speakers covering 22 sessions in one day. A special half-day workshop on multi-manager management, conducted by Cerulli Associates, will be held the following day.
Despite the feel-good factor, responsible investing is not about divesting holdings in companies with poor ESG ratings according to Mercer’s Kylie Willment, rather it’s about engaging with them to change things and directly intervening by using your shareholder votes if you have to.
Stewart HawkinsJuly 27, 2021
The differences between the Covid-lead downturn and the global financial crisis are significant according to Cbus Super chair Steve Bracks, this time we haven’t seen the same depths and there are new unique opportunities, not least in the ESG space.
Stewart HawkinsJuly 23, 2021
Risk and performance measurement for illiquid assets like infrastructure is a fast-evolving area, as funds balance the long-term nature of these assets with portability and members’ liquidity needs.
Ben HurleyJuly 20, 2021