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Hedge Funds

The slide of sovereign
debt ratings

Investors may come to remember 2011 as the year we lost the risk-free rate of interest. The debt-ceiling episode of the summer raised the possibility that the US might not make a coupon payment, and Standard and Poor’s (S&P) downgrade showed that ratings agencies could regard this as more than a temporary hiccup. Several other […]
Investment Strategy

AAS targets state super funds, mutual trusts

Link Group is seeking to win the administration contracts with state superannuation funds and retail master trusts may be future customers for its administration services unit AAS. After investing about $150 million in its technology systems, the Retail Employees Superannuation Trust, a $20 billion fund with 1.9 million members, renewed its administration contract with AAS […]