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Hedge Funds

SSgA calculates the optimal domestic equity allocation

An equities portfolio that truly maximises returns and minimises risk will have an allocation of only 34 per cent domestic equities and 66 per cent in global equities, according to Olivia Engel, head of active quantitative equity, Asia Pacific at State Street Global Advisors (SSgA). Research carried out by SSgA to find the optimal Sharpe […]
Hedge Funds

Sunsuper considering internal candidates as CIO replacement

Sunsuper is considering a number of strong internal candidates, alongside external candidates, to replace the outgoing chief investment officer David Hartley. The investment team operating under Hartley’s leadership has expanded from two to 21 over the past 10 years and is responsible for managing $34 billion in assets. The managers who directly report to Hartley […]
Hedge Funds

Sunsuper seeks more smart partnerships with fund managers

Sunsuper is to expand on its success in partnering with distressed debt and private equity managers by seeking partnerships with listed equity managers too. The $30 billion fund has gained large returns from offering quick and often short-term finance to fund managers it has built up long-term relationships with in the private capital space and […]