boutique asset managers

Investment Strategy

New year hires at AMP Capital, Ascalon

AMP Capital has boosted its alternatives team with the appointment of Dr Alistair Rew as senior portfolio manager and Celine Nguyen as portfolio manager. Rew, right, comes to the position after roles at XL Group, working in the firm’s London, New York and Sydney offices, where he was managing director and had responsibility for the […]
Investment Strategy

Treasury Group to add another asset manager

Treasury Group is looking for more acquisitions. After adding a seventh asset manager to its stable of boutiques, Treasury Group’s chief executive Andrew McGill expects to sign an agreement with an eighth asset manager before year end. “We’re in active dialogue with a number of parties,” says McGill. “I expect an announcement before the end […]
Investment Strategy

AMP’s Brown is critical of boutique asset managers

Ella Brown doesn’t mince her words. AMP Capital’s head of fundamental equities says some Australian boutique fund managers have an inflated reputation. “Just because people are in a boutique it doesn’t mean they have more commitment to the product than us at AMP Capital. We have very passionate portfolio managers,” says Brown. She says there […]
Investment Strategy

AMP’s Brown is critical of boutique asset managers

Ella Brown doesn’t mince her words. AMP Capital’s head of fundamental equities says some Australian boutique fund managers have an inflated reputation. “Just because people are in a boutique it doesn’t mean they have more commitment to the product than us at AMP Capital. We have very passionate portfolio managers,” says Brown. She says there […]