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Hedge Funds

Funds Manager Idol: only in the Phillipines

Funds manager beauty parades are a bit passé in Australia these days, but in the Phillipines they like them so much they televise the things. This came as something of a shock to Martin Donnelly, deputy chief executive of ING Investment Management, when he went to Manila pitching for a piece of the Government Service […]
Hedge Funds

Funds Manager Idol: only in the Phillipines

Funds manager beauty parades are a bit passé in Australia these days, but in the Phillipines they like them so much they televise the things. This came as something of a shock to Martin Donnelly, deputy chief executive of ING Investment Management, when he went to Manila pitching for a piece of the Government Service […]
Unintentional

Opportunities for mutual fund reporting simplification through data tags

Investment banks have become major direct service providers to private client and retail investor portfolios, mostly through their structured products. Yet they are conspicuous by their absence from wholesale manager menus. MICHAEL BAILEY examines whether the banks’ transactional culture can become acceptable to conservative superannuation funds, and whether they might find their biggest role in […]
Unintentional

Opportunities for mutual fund reporting simplification through data tags

Investment banks have become major direct service providers to private client and retail investor portfolios, mostly through their structured products. Yet they are conspicuous by their absence from wholesale manager menus. MICHAEL BAILEY examines whether the banks’ transactional culture can become acceptable to conservative superannuation funds, and whether they might find their biggest role in […]
Investment Strategy

Dealer groups to get ICAA once-over

The Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAA) is drawing up a ‘preferred list’ of dealer groups for its financial planning members but will not be rating licence-holders, according to its head of superannuation and financial planning, Hugh Elvy.
Investment Strategy

Dealer groups to get ICAA once-over

The Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAA) is drawing up a ‘preferred list’ of dealer groups for its financial planning members but will not be rating licence-holders, according to its head of superannuation and financial planning, Hugh Elvy.