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Editor’s pick #7

The “occupy”movement has a woman problemhttp://t.co/9V1VOl2w White House can’t quite get itself to condemn violence by Egypt military, so urges only “restraint on all sides.” http://t.co/dCy1oFRl Human rights of women and girls at ‘extreme risk’ in nearly half the countries in the world http://t.co/93YKpnPI<
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Britten joins Credit Suisse (CLARIFIED)*

A clarification to this story was issued on June 28, 2011. Will Britten, CEO of BlackRock in Australia, has exited to lead the funds management arm of an investment bank. Will Britten started as Credit Suisse’s managing director and head of asset management Australia yesterday, and is responsible for growing its three business lines: alternative […]
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RBC and daylight in unit registry stakes

RBC Dexia Investor Services (RBC) has made the online real-time portal of its global unit registry system available in Australia, furthering its lead in registry over competitor custodians and making an industry-backed ‘utility’ registry solution less likely, according to a prominent admin consultant.
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EISS slashes manager roster, finalises new consultant

The $2 billion-plus Energy Industries Superannuation Scheme of NSW has shortlisted two international asset consultants as potential replacements for Russell, and has revealed the extent of the investment transformation overseen by FuturePlus CEO Richard Powis and general manager of investments, Michael Block, who arrived in January.
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Russell transforms ‘best ideas’ fund

Russell has tweaked its Australian Select Holdings Fund which combines fund managers’ ‘best ideas’ in a single concentrated portfolio, increasing the frequency with which it rebalances and enhancing the weighting algorithm that skews the portfolio to those stocks with the strongest signals.
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SSgA reassures investors on sec lending collateral

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SSgA reassures investors on sec lending collateral

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