Investment Strategy

BT streamlines $26bn asset owner operations

BT’s asset owner teams are being streamlined into a single unit so as to better tailor solutions for clients. The move coincides with a shift of its MySuper portfolios into more illiquid investments. The new operation will be run by David Lees, the general manager of investments and insurance at the BT Group, while Patrick […]
Investment Strategy

Typical superannuation fund lost 2.5% in 2011

The typical Australian superannuation fund, which invests as much as 80 per cent in stocks, property, infrastructure and private equity, lost 2.5 per cent in 2011, says Chant West, the superannuation fund analysts. Superannuation fund performance was negatively impacted by the performance of the S&P/ASX 300 Index which fell 11 per cent last year, says […]