Ben Hurley is a journalist and editor with more than a decade of experience in the industry. He has written for The Australian Financial Review, Business Review Weekly, The Guardian and a range of specialised and industry publications. He also speaks and reads mandarin having lived and studied in various parts of Asia.
CIOs say funds face a year of difficult conversations with members as 2018 annual returns for balanced options edge close to zero.
Ben HurleyDecember 19, 2018
PDS' are a poor starting point for consumers looking to better understand the concept of risk, according to one super fund CIO.
Ben HurleyDecember 12, 2018
The number of private credit opportunities across Asia is growing and, even as rising competition compresses spreads.
Ben HurleyDecember 11, 2018
In a world where protectionism appear to be on the rise, economic growth may slow and asset returns may become more difficult to capture.
Ben HurleyDecember 4, 2018
Unlike developed markets, emerging markets don't appear to be on the verge of a downturn, the Fiduciary Investors Symposium heard.
Ben HurleyNovember 30, 2018
Enquiries are coming in thick and fast from dissatisfied employers, the Queensland-based fund’s general manager of advice says.
Ben HurleyNovember 21, 2018