Harvey Kalman

Policy and Regulation

All bets off in QLD

NSW infrastructure sales could benefit from the QLD election as funds reassess their strategy, says Harvey Kalman, Equity Trustees’ head of EQT corporate fiduciary and financial services. All asset sales of Queensland’s $37 billion privatisation program are on hold as businesses reel from the huge swing against the one-term Newman government. “It is a shame […]
Hedge Funds

Domestic equity manager constraints to worsen

Investors are going to find it harder and harder to place large sums of money with recommended Australian equity and small cap managers, according to Frontier Advisors. Many of the firm’s favoured managers are closed to new clients due to capacity constraints with their strategies, with some also closed to new cash-flows from existing clients. […]
Investment Strategy

EQT signs up to Calastone network

Fund trustee group Equity Trustees (EQT) has signed up to independent cross-border network, Calastone, on behalf of its 52 fund managers. Calastone enables funds to send and receive fund-order messages, irrespective of their size or location, in any format over any network. Its real-time order routing is highly automated and provides visible order-flow control for […]