Brett Chatfield

Hedge Funds

Cbus sponsors residential housing conference

Cbus is sponsoring the National Housing Conference 2015 (NHC) to help progress the creation of a mechanism or product that would enable it to invest in affordable housing. The super fund is one of a number of sponsors of the biennial event, which is the largest cross-sector housing meeting in Australasia, due to be held […]
Hedge Funds

The breaking down of equity buckets

Investors at the Conexus Financial Equities Summit discussed the emerging break down of allocation buckets when investing in equities, as a result of favoured fund managers reaching capacity constraints because of the growth of superannuation funds. As funds continue to get larger they might need to consider giving managers more flexibility with mandates, says Brett […]
Hedge Funds

Cbus’ new hire expands tailored mandates strategy

Cbus has appointed an investment specialist, equities, as part of its strategy to tailor mandates with its fund managers, in contrast to the growing trend amongst other sizeable funds to bring investments in house. The $31 billion fund has recruited Kiran Singh to the role. He has experience across both Asia and Australia, most recently […]
Custody

Cbus doubles investment team

Cbus has appointed Grant Harrison as investment manager of private markets in its move to boost inhouse investment resources. Kristian Fok, executive manager of investment strategy, says the fund is likely to finalise four more appointments in the next few weeks, expanding the analyst team. The additions follow an injection of 15 new staff, the […]