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Investment Strategy

Gonski’s guidance to boards

In March 2014 at the Conference of Major Super Funds (CMSF) on the Gold Coast, David Gonski, the chair of ANZ Bank and Coca Cola Amatil and a member of numerous other boards, gave a highly influential speech to a full house of industry fund representatives on what good governance looks like. He gave a […]
Investment Strategy

Gonski urges funds to embrace independents

David Gonski has urged industry superannuation funds not to fear the switch to a one-third independent trustee model, and to search for like-minded independents. The chair of the ANZ Bank and Coca Cola Amatil, and the former chair of the Future Fund, advises superannuation funds instead to spend time choosing the appropriate candidates to serve […]
Investment Strategy

The shadow lands of finance

Australia likes to boast about its well regulated financial and banking system, but out there in the shadows of the industry some strange things have happened. Firstly, the spotlight was on the so called “shadow brokers” – around 650 of them who trade the ASX and Chi-X markets through intermediaries and thereby avoid regulation from […]