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Investment Strategy

Cbus board transparency wins AIST award

Cbus has been commended for its bold move to disclose board salaries in the Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees’ 2013 awards for excellence. The fund won the award for best annual report, the judges describing the information provided to members as reporting and acting with integrity. The report highlights the $111,000 salary given to board […]
Events

Super Fund Award finalists announced

The finalists of the Chant West/Conexus Financial Super Fund Awards have been revealed by the research house Chant West. The firm last week informed finalists across 10 categories, including Super and Pension Funds of the Year and Master Trust of the Year. The finalists for Super Fund of the Year are AMP Signature Super, AustralianSuper, […]
CMSF

Trustee of the year takes swipe at APRA

The winner of the trustee of the year award used his acceptance speech to take a swipe at over-regulation, which he said only served to make his duties harder. Gary Clifford, trustee director of the Fire and Energy Services Superannuation Fund, whose colleagues knew he was receiving the award but had not told him, said […]
Hedge Funds

Funds management – somebody tell Tourism NSW

Funds management – somebody tell Tourism NSW One morning last December, pedestrians in Martin Place would have seen a line of chattering school kids making their way down the storied thoroughfare. Noticing that they were from St Kevin’s Primary School in Cardiff, a suburb of Newcastle, one might have wondered where the youngsters were headed. […]
Hedge Funds

Putting the ‘life’ into life insurance

Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Putting the ‘life’ into life insurance Say what you like about retail life insurance, it does tend to come up with innovations that the group side aspires to. So Unbalanced wonders whether any group BDM is willing to put themselves out there as far as Jordan Hawke, the general […]
Hedge Funds

Putting the ‘life’ into life insurance

Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Putting the ‘life’ into life insurance Say what you like about retail life insurance, it does tend to come up with innovations that the group side aspires to. So Unbalanced wonders whether any group BDM is willing to put themselves out there as far as Jordan Hawke, the general […]
Investment Strategy

Once more, with Fortitude

Fortitude Capital again took out the Australian Hedge Fund of the Year award, while the $12 billion Sunsuper was named Best Investor Supporting Australian Managers, at the annual AIMA Australia hedge fund industry awards.
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