general manager investments

Custody

The Future Fund sees data governance as critical

The Future Fund says it is incumbent on investors to analyse data to understand and reduce costs. The fund is augmenting and enriching its custodian’s data with information from other providers, like Bloomberg, to run stress and crash testing on a daily basis, identifying currency and derivative exposure. Campbell McCulloch, head of investment operations at […]
CIO profiles

Branton is CareSuper’s new general manager investments

Suzanne Branton has been appointed as the new general manager, investments at CareSuper, after eight years at Equip Super as a senior portfolio manager with responsibility for asset allocation. She moves to the $10 billion fund after Greg Nolan’s decision to step down as general manager, investments. An additional two people will also be recruited […]
CIO profiles

Greg Nolan to step back from full-time role at CareSuper

CareSuper has announced Greg Nolan is to stand down from his role as general manager of investments at the end of the year. He will stay at the $8 billion fund in a part-time role on specific investment projects and the recruitment process for his replacement will commence shortly. Julie Lander, chief executive of CareSuper, […]
Unintentional

The unintended consequences of regulation

The latest round of legislation aimed at overhauling the system has been a challenging period for super funds which have been focused on launching low-cost default MySuper products, overhauling back office transactions through the SuperStream measures, while also improving governance and disclosure. Three-quarters of super fund chief executives recently surveyed by the Financial Services Council […]