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Unintentional

10 Strategies for tough times

Interesting times? The industry’s favourite euphemism of the past six weeks needs to be retired. For investment professionals, this should be an unabashedly exciting time, the moment when their decisions and actions on behalf of clients will have the greatest impact. Sticking to the old strategic asset allocation might not be good enough in a […]
Unintentional

10 Strategies for tough times

Interesting times? The industry’s favourite euphemism of the past six weeks needs to be retired. For investment professionals, this should be an unabashedly exciting time, the moment when their decisions and actions on behalf of clients will have the greatest impact. Sticking to the old strategic asset allocation might not be good enough in a […]
Investment Strategy

Australian Unity reveals extent of guarantee damage

Investors in Australian Unity Investments’ two mortgage funds withdrew $150 million in the week after the Government’s October 13 announcement of a bank deposit guarantee, before the mutual froze redemptions for a month last Wednesday and joined industry calls for ‘deposit-like’ products to be included in the guarantee.