Aberdeen has already announced its global equities process will take over from the Capital International process, for which CSAM had been retail distributor and currency manager since 1997. The move has inspired Capital International to address Australia more directly, using Singapore-based Mark Speciale to try and convince as many investors as possible to stay with it and not migrate to Aberdeen. Speciale also plans to service institutional clients more directly, with pending implications for the National Capital Alliance joint venture with nabInvest.
This year’s single-best trade was Chinese mid-cap semiconductor and tech stocks, according to UBS O’Connor's Kevin Russell. This illustrates how China’s domestic consumption economy allows it to combat any trade wars with the US.
Jessica SierSeptember 24, 2020
While Sunsuper's access to cash and public market meant its alternatives allocations weren't tapped for liquidity to facilitate early release payments, Tomlinson said he could take advantage of some more liquid ‘hedge fund-type’ investments during tumbling markets.
Jessica SierSeptember 23, 2020
“Everyone loves to hear about culture now,” according to Willis Towers Watson's Sara Rejal, who noted during a panel discussion at the Absolute Returns Conference Digital 2020 conference on Wednesday that funds are interested in a broader due diligence particularly with its hedge fund and alternative strategy partners.
Matthew SmithSeptember 23, 2020