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Investment Strategy

Atkin defends Cbus union link

Cbus chief executive David Atkin has defended Cbus’ union relationships after a Liberal MP criticised potential conflicts of interest arising from union representation on boards. In a speech last week, Liberal member for Bradfield in the Australian Parliament Paul Fletcher said the union movement has a disproportionate degree of influence over Australia’s superannuation sector. “I […]
Investment Strategy

QIC diversifies, buys into Molpus timber

QIC has increased the exposure to timber in its $225-million Alternative Beta Fund, announcing it has invested with US-based Molpus Woodlands Group as part of a push to further diversify the assets in the fund. James Dick, the head of alternatives investments at QIC, says real assets now make up more than 20 per cent […]
Investment Strategy

Funds told to get real with ESG at AIST gathering

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Investment Strategy

Funds told to get real with ESG at AIST gathering

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