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Investment Strategy

ASIC targets risk disclosure in super investment options

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) is investigating superannuation risk disclosure and the labelling of investment options as part of a research project that will shortly go out for industry consultation. Stephen Rowe, senior manager, superannuation stakeholder team at ASIC said the commission was concerned about the consistency of risk disclosure and had developed […]
Investment Strategy

ASIC targets risk disclosure in super investment options

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) is investigating superannuation risk disclosure and the labelling of investment options as part of a research project that will shortly go out for industry consultation. Stephen Rowe, senior manager, superannuation stakeholder team at ASIC said the commission was concerned about the consistency of risk disclosure and had developed […]
Investment Strategy

Russell’s Wednesday of woe: 36 gone in Australia

Russell is paying the price for its new dependence on asset-based fees, with 20 Melbourne staff and 16 Sydney staff retrenched last Wednesday including the director of investor services and all but two of the institutional business development managers, while it will not re-tender for one of its largest asset consulting contracts.
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Russell's Wednesday of woe: 36 gone in Australia

Russell is paying the price for its new dependence on asset-based fees, with 20 Melbourne staff and 16 Sydney staff retrenched last Wednesday including the director of investor services and all but two of the institutional business development managers, while it will not re-tender for one of its largest asset consulting contracts.