Consultants

Consultants

Government biggest disruptor to superannuation, not technology: Jana

The biggest disruption to superannuation and its associated industries comes not from innovative technology companies, but from the government, according to JANA. Speaking at the Investment Management Consultants Association (IMCA) annual conference, John Coombe, executive director of JANA, said it doesn’t matter how it is looked at, the superannuation industry only exists because it was […]
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WA Super appoints Towers Watson as asset consultant

WA Super has appointed Towers Watson as asset consultant of its $2 billion investment portfolio for a three year initial term. The Perth based fund said Towers Watson was selected because of its breadth and depth of global research, the strength of its investment beliefs and investment strategy formulation process, as well as its innovation […]
Consultants

The big four investment consultants

There is a popular narrative that runs “investment consultants are struggling to retain their place and importance as super funds increase internal teams and become more self -reliant”. To make things worse leading funds have been successful in poaching their favourite consultants to work in-house, e.g. Jonathan Stanford leaving JANA to work for HOSTPLUS, Kristian […]
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